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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

A stamp of approval for Marlinespike

Belvedere Craft fellowhip goes to Tim Whitten

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11/26/2020

Volunteer shortages, spotty radio signals plague fire departments

SEDGWICK—Recruiting, training and retaining volunteers to provide fire services to local communities has been exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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09/24/2020

Chickadee Compost to start at Stonington transfer station

Gets cold shoulder from Brooklin residents

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09/24/2020

‘Tis the season for yachtspotting

Fancy billionaire yachts entertain islanders

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09/03/2020

School sports still on hold

CSD decides to wait for word from Augusta

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09/03/2020

Rock pile to go, chain link fence to stay

Ballfield now hosts Opera House stage

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09/03/2020

Mailboat captains rescue distressed sailors

Tiny craft nearly blown out to sea

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09/03/2020

Q & A with Julie Eaton and Genevieve McDonald

Two lobster boat captains vying for Democratic nomination for state rep

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06/25/2020

Towns to protesters: Calm down and talk to each other

DEER ISLE—The Towns of Stonington and Deer Isle on June 21 issued a rare joint statement condemning racism after a noose was hung on a telephone wire in Little Deer Isle. (See Forum page 4 of this issue).

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06/25/2020

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