On Saturday, October 18, Castine Fire Rescue Department hosted Fire Chief Roger Audette of Pine Point Fire Training and Consulting and the Augusta Fire Department which conducted a half-day training ...

Photo courtesy of Pine Point Fire Training and Consulting

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Two vie for spot as District II County Commissioner

Blue Hill —

The race for the District II County Commissioner’s seat will pit the Republican incumbent Percy L. “Joe” Brown Jr. of Deer Isle against challenger Michael Sealander, a Democrat from ...

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Patriot towns polling hours


MMA presents ‘An afternoon with Gordon Bok’


Castine Fire Rescue shares fall fire and safety practices

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Monday, October 27, 2014

House District 133 candidates
House District 133 candidates

Incumbent Chapman faces Walsh in race for House District 133

Our Community —

Incumbent Ralph Chapman (D-Brooksville) and Republican candidate Susan Walsh of Blue Hill face off in the race for the District 133 (formerly District 37) seat in the Maine House of ...

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Two vie for open seat in Castine selectman’s race


Hunting on BHHT Lands


Outside Insights: Black Alder

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Pumpkin carving and art
Pumpkin carving and art

Castine Selectmen asked to review proposed Main Street design improvements

Castine —

While no issues were decided by vote, selectmen discussed Main Street redesign plans, the new lease for The Breeze, and when the town should pay to remove stumps from its ...

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DOT commissioner to lay out plan for Route 15 fix


Castine celebrates pumpkins in all forms at first ever event


Penobscot man found guilty of possessing child pornography

Monday, October 20, 2014

Ralph Chapman and Sue Walsh
Ralph Chapman and Sue Walsh

Candidates forum showcases local DA, House races

Blue Hill —

Candidates in two races in the November 4 general election faced off at the Blue Hill Library on October 14.

Democrat Ralph Chapman and Republican Sue Walsh seek the ...

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MMA athletes raise money for cancer center


Outside Insights: Groundwater seepage

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Fare from the Pentagöet Inn
Fare from the Pentagöet Inn

Castine Historical Society to close for the year

Castine —

The Castine Historical Society is extending its 2014 exhibit season by one day. The society’s exhibits at the Abbott School building on the common, including the 2014 seasonal exhibit “Mr. ...

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Castine school board looks to 2015-16 for possible policy change


Penobscot Community School garden club plans to put ‘farm-to-table’ into action