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A man walks on the street on Tuesday in Bangor. As the snowstorm winds down Saturday, temperatures are expected to drop below zero through Sunday.

Forecasters say to expect subzero temperatures Sunday, possible snow Monday

2 hours ago BANGOR | The overnight storm that left as much as 17 inches of snow in parts of Maine will make way for subzero temperatures …
Fishermen on the coast of Vinalhaven in 1936. From Richard Burton's Flickr collection, rich701.

Remembering Vinalhaven’s past

About five years ago, while in New Jersey, Richard Burton stumbled upon hundreds of images of Vinalhaven, Maine. “There were 50 rolls of 35mm film …
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Don Snyder

Maine writer works to free soldier convicted of murder in Afghanistan

SCARBOROUGH | On a chilly day late last March, writer Don Snyder got a call from a phone number he did not recognize. Thinking …

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Superintendent resigns days after panel reduces discipline against Calais basketball players

A disciplinary matter involving members of the Calais High School girls basketball …
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A general view of the Vince Lombardi Trophy and helmets for the Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots during a press conference for Super Bowl XLIX at Phoenix Convention Center.

The super what?

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Sarah Smiley

Diary of a snow day


Sarah Smiley

Diary of a snow day

2:00 p.m. pre-storm: The school department cancels school 18 hours before the first bell would ring. This almost never happens. The kids haven’t even had …


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Snow geese, at an inopportune time

You just can’t make this stuff up. As many readers know, I lead a double life. I guide birding tours, and I serve in the …

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