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Island Fishermen’s Wives Association representatives present a check for $10,000 for safety programs at the Lawrence Fitness Center. From left are Suzy Shepard, president of IFWA; Matt Montgomery, operations ...

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Friday, June 11, 2021


A close-to-normal high school graduation

Vexing shortages continue as pandemic wanes
From big-ticket items to cat food

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The days when you can’t find disinfectants and hand sanitizer on store shelves may be over, but shortages persist in a range of items, from shingles to plow trucks.


Fishermen’s Wives donate $10,000 to Blue Hill YMCA


Build Back Better—toward a society that supports all of our families


How are the children? They are well cared for

Friday, June 4, 2021

NOAA says lobster fishery can stay open
But wants dramatic changes over next 10 years to save whales

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State and lobster industry officials gave mixed reviews to the biological opinion issued by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisherieson May 27. The opinion, known as a BiOp, said ...


GSA asks towns to consider draft contract proposal


Island-wide Fourth of July celebration makes its return


American Cruise Lines teams up with local tours to showcase historic Castine