DEER ISLE—It’s 4 a.m. and Rosie Julin makes her way to the Stonington Co-op. It is a place far removed from her Washington, D.C., apartment or the West Coast city in which she grew up. Julin is working on a podcast—an episodic series of digital files meant for download and play on an internet-based device—and her first stop is Deer Isle, Maine.
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The Odd Fellows pitch in
Helping a neighbor, painting a house
Just For Kids holds its last graduation
Terri-Lee Jones retires
Fishermen's Wives donate $10,000 to Blue Hill YMCA
Safety programs, swimming lessons on tap
Ed Billings to serve as Stonington harbormaster
Deer Isle native returns to the island
Tennis teams wrap up post-season
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Paleoindians: The ‘original affluent society' 11,000 years ago
Editor’s note: This is the first in what will be many twice-monthly columns to be written by Bill Haviland about the history of Indians on Deer Isle from the end of the ice age to the time of European settlement. We are delighted and proud to have Bill, with his vast experience and passion for history, chronicling Indian activity and seasonal settlement on the Island. Our intention is to publish this material to help Islanders and visitors alike understand and appreciate those who were here first.
A close-to-normal high school graduation
27 students move their tassles from the right to the left
Haystack goes virtual for 2021
Craft school makes use of its pandemic timeout
Weather no match for marathon spirit
ISLE AU HAUT—Despite the rainy, cold weather and a mandatory detour because of nesting goshawks, Molly Siegel, Peter Burke, Dana Perry and John Carnes III ran in the Ridge Marathon on Memorial Day at Isle au Haut. Marcela Carroll suffered an injury and could not run.
Illegal campfire causes Lily Pond fire
Fire Service helicopter helps extinguish it
Richard D. Goodwin
STONINGTON Richard Donald Goodwin, 53, of Stonington, died unexpectedly April 6, 2021, the result of an automobile accident. Richard, one of two children, was born April 30, 1967, in Castine, Maine.
Eaton - Ballou
Audra Marie Eaton and William Bra den Ballou of Sedgwick were married February 12, 2021, in a private ceremony.
Lobster tales and lobster facts featured in two new local books
Andrew Gove’s memoir and the Roops’ new ABC
The alewives are running
Making their annual Bagaduce River run
Spring storms wreak havoc here, ‘not too bad' there
Adding difficulty to staying at home
Work, school from home means ‘taking it one day at a time'
Coping with COVID-19
In a time of need, food pantries help fill the gap
Tree of life volunteers unload the Good Shepard Food Bank truck early Wednesday morning in Blue Hill. Doing the heavy lifting are, from left, Holbrook Williams, ray Manyak, George Blake and Steve Brookman.
Eagles, Mariners rock GSA gym in overtime game
Both teams headed to playoffs.
Eagles channel late momentum swing
BLUE HILL—Just three games away from a potential appearance in the postseason, the George Stevens Academy girls basketball team is looking to roll off some late-season momentum.
Weight Room Promotes Fitness At DISHS
DEER ISLE—For the past year, Deer Isle-Stonington High School athletic director Betsy Woodward, the DISHS Booster Club and other volunteers have been working to complete a weight room project that will allow the entire student body access to workouts and fitness activities on a regular basis.