GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    Want to hunt with a handgun?  Improve landowner relations? Here are a few more legislative bills of interest. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]]; var new_slot_sizes = []; var has_banner = false; for (var i =… Read More
    SENIORS NOT ACTING THEIR AGE
    More than 30 years ago, my wife Nancy and I began celebrating the New Year sharing outdoor adventures with friends. The first escapade was a backpacking trip to the Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC) Carter Notch Hut deep in the White Mountains. On that occasion we were accompanied by… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    John Ford was an exceptional game warden. He became an author writing several great books full of amazing and entertaining warden stories. I think even John was surprised that he became a very popular public speaker, giving book talks all over the state, some of which… Read More
    THE UNREALIZED REPUBLIC
    “I tried that once,” some of my friends have said about cross-country skiing, my absolute favorite outdoor recreational activity beyond all others, “but I didn’t like it.” Sadly, this most misunderstood sport is often dismissed due to errant reasoning. “If I’m going to put on… Read More
    OFFUGO...
    In this edition: 1) Celebrate a birthday and some brand new winter trails in Patten. 2) Sign the kids up for youth biathlon in Fort Kent. 3) Stay indoors to talk and learn more about the outdoors in Fort Fairfield. Plus lots more! googletag.cmd.push(function… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    Deborah Gould has written two books that help us experience life in rural Maine from 1820 to 1920. Published by Maine Authors Publishing, The Eastern, Books One and Two, focus on rural Pittston, Maine and surrounding towns, where farms were plentiful until the 1900s when… Read More
    YOUR COUNTDOWN TO RETIREMENT
    How we learn changes as we age. But should we let that stop us from accomplishing a goal? Read More
    FRANCO-AMERICAN NEWS AND CULTURE
    In response to the blog “What to call ourselves“, based on an essay by Denise Larson, I received several “shared ethnic heritage” messages, from those who proudly claim Franco-American or French-Canadian ancestry. Franco-Americans are descendants of French Canadian immigrants. Readers who responded… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
                Judy Camuso’s confirmation hearing is scheduled for 9 AM on January 30 by the Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Committee at the legislature. Following Judy’s hearing the committee will hear testimony on four legislative bills.             I expect… Read More
    JEFF SOLARI'S SPORTS CHOWDAH
    Just when you think you know everything about the New England Patriots, we throw these at you like a Gronk spike in the end zone. Enjoy and Go pats! Did you know the Patriots haven’t won a road playoff game since the middle of George W. Read More