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Stonington select board candidates on why they're running

STONINGTON—Dick Larrabee Sr. is challenging incumbent Donna Brewer, select board chair, in the town election on Saturday, March 5.

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February 24, 2022

Hurvitt to replace England as interim superintendent

Fills in during search for new superintendent

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February 24, 2022

2021 lobster harvest the most valuable in the history of the fishery

75% increase over 2020

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February 17, 2022

Flores receives Presidential Award for excellence in teaching

FLORES: Making connections with students and peers

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February 17, 2022

Blue Hill planning board approves hospital plan

A $25 million investment for the long term

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February 17, 2022

Live at the Grandstand!

Get your groove on at the Grandstand Stage with a wide variety of live events throughout the fair.

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Blue Hill Fair Handbook

Despite the rain, Stonington still has to haul water, fixes leak

STONINGTON—The Stonington Water Company began hauling 200,000 gallons of water for the second time this summer to replenish its supply because of inadequate rainfall and heavy usage by summer visitors.

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August 26, 2021

The Odd Fellows pitch in

Helping a neighbor, painting a house

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June 17, 2021

Just For Kids holds its last graduation

Terri-Lee Jones retires

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June 17, 2021

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

Safety programs, swimming lessons on tap

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June 17, 2021

Ed Billings to serve as Stonington harbormaster

Deer Isle native returns to the island

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June 17, 2021

Tennis teams wrap up post-season

SCOTT'S SPORTS SPOT

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June 10, 2021

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.

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June 10, 2021

A close-to-normal high school graduation

27 students move their tassles from the right to the left

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June 10, 2021

Haystack goes virtual for 2021

Craft school makes use of its pandemic timeout

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June 03, 2021

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.

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June 03, 2021

Illegal campfire causes Lily Pond fire

Fire Service helicopter helps extinguish it

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June 03, 2021

Tennis regular season is over

SCOTT'S SPORTS SPOT

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May 27, 2021

Voters approve updated waterfront ordinance

Town gets the go ahead to buy the Odd Fellows Hall

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May 20, 2021

COVID hold lifted, hoping for games soon

Morey playing for Bucksport

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May 20, 2021

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.

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April 22, 2021

Michael B. Wood

After a full day of gardening with his wife, Mike Wood died on April 2, 2021, suddenly and serenely under a spring sky full of birds, serenaded by peepers, at his home in Deer Isle, Maine, after a very full life.

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April 22, 2021

Senior positions and plans

SCOTT'S SPORTS SPOT

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April 22, 2021

Remembering Andrew Gove

Penobscot Books has created a place to share memories of Andy Gove. Submit a memory of your own or browse memories shared by others at penbaypress.me/andy-gove.

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April 22, 2021

Clammers clear new Oceanville kayak launch

As part of the Shellfish Conservation Committee’s community service, several dozen clam harvesters cut trees, cleared brush and hauled away six truckloads of marine junk to create this kayak launch in Oceanville.

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April 22, 2021

SCOTT'S SPORTS SPOT - Basketball returns

Brown sinks 1,000th point

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February 11, 2021

Not your ordinary classroom experience

Skippers Program teaches fishing safety

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11/26/2020

New name, new home for Island Childcare

Kassandra Shepard to run Snappers Childcare Center

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11/26/2020

Pandemic can't thwart DISHS thespians

Theater class holds performance outdoors

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11/26/2020

Clam beds in jeopardy?

40 to 50 jobs could be at stake

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11/26/2020

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