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The Rev. Peter Remick points to the steeple of the East Bucksport United Methodist Church as the sun illuminates it during a sunrise Easter service outside the 158-year-old church that overlooks Route 46.

Hope of Easter sparks call for forgiveness in Bucksport community in wake of fatal crash last year

EAST BUCKSPORT, Maine — The rising sun illuminated the steeple of the East Bucksport United Methodist Church before it reached the nearly 50 worshippers gathered …

‘Om’: Kids’ yoga providing chance for parents, children to move, practice mindfulness

36 mins ago ORONO, Maine — Katie Higgins of Hampden knows her job is stressful. But, for at least an hour each week she can let it go, …
St. Francis Elementary School has been targeted for closure by the SAD 27 Board of Directors as part of a plan to cut $1.8 million from next year's budget.

Should the Fort Kent-area district close a school to balance a budget?

ST. FRANCIS, Maine — District residents on the western edge of School Administrative District 27 in northern Maine acknowledge the need for substantial budget cuts …

Two Ellsworth girls reunited with family after taking wrong trail in Acadia on Easter Sunday outing

ACADIA NATIONAL PARK, Maine — Two girls were reunited with …

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Deer shot on Broadway after being hit by car

BANGOR, Maine — A deer had to be shot by …

Teenager survives flight to Hawaii in jet’s wheel well

A teenage boy who ran away from home survived a …

Smartphone kill switches are coming

Smartphones need kill switches. It’s a relatively easy solution to …

Washington, DC, theater cancels Russian festival amid chilled relations

3 hours ago WASHINGTON — The dire turn in Russian-American relations has forced …



Mighty Truck’s great adventure and Margaret’s best-ever baked scallops

Margaret sends in a fine recipe for baked scallops, and I recall truckers and my wife's heroic 2100 mile, 5-day journey from Vermont to New Mexico in a moderately workable 1952 Ford F1 pickup truck, in winter, towing a trailer, alone, with no cell phone, through snow and ice and rain and (*sigh*) all of Tennessee.

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