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Tim Hudson speaks at 200 Penobscot Ave. during the opening of the Katahdin Woods and Waters Monument National Park Service offices at noon Thursday.

The new national monument leader wants ‘to hear what people have to say’

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The man who will oversee the new Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument opened an office Thursday in the town that arguably has been most opposed to his efforts.
Axel Stewart (left), 19, of Epsom, N.H., plays the mandolin for his sister, Madeleine, while seeking a quiet moment in the trees at Maine Fiddle Camp, a multi-generational summer camp experience that celebrates traditional music in Montville.

Music made under the pines at Maine Fiddle Camp

It’s a music camp for people of all ages and all abilities. They stay in rustic cabins or in tents, and spend most of their time playing music and improving their skills, which can range from rudimentary to near-professional.

Portland mayor's proposed rental regulations could hit legal roadblocks, experts say

Some legal experts have concerns about whether a number of the measures would stand a constitutional test and be enforceable.

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Millinocket residents react to land transfer for North Woods national monument

News that Roxanne Quimby transferred 87,563 acres to the federal government on Tuesday in a major step toward the creation of a proposed North Woods national monument drew mixed, but passionate reactions from Millinocket residents.

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