SENIORS NOT ACTING THEIR AGE
    Forget the St. John, Allagash or Moose Rivers. As far as I’m concerned, the Machias River is the best canoe trip in Maine. A free flowing river with a large watershed, it begins in the lakes region of northern Washington County and then tumbles for eighty miles to… Read More
    INSPIRE HEALTHY LIVING
    When you start to build your confidence and see results around something you may have previously believed to be impossible, it’s incredible what areas of your life open up. Fitness is empowerment to the core. Believe it and be amazed by the expansion of your mind as you see the possibilities. Read More
    PINE TREE POLITICS
    It can be quite hard to talk about the issues circulating around the death of George Floyd, as well as the protests that death sparked, without everyone tuning you out. Depending on not only what you are saying, but who you are, people can discount… Read More
    INSPIRE HEALTHY LIVING
    There are no neutral choices in life. Every choice you make every day puts you on the curve towards achieving your goals and finding success, or further from it. It's the things that are easy to do, but also easy not to do, that make all the difference.  Read More
    DAVID FARMER
    Here is the moment we are in. More than 100,000 Americans are dead with a new and deadly virus that continues to spread. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]]; var new_slot_sizes = []; var has_banner = false; for (var i… Read More
    CATCHING HEALTH
    George Smith, the consummate outdoorsman, now spends most of his time inside. Because of COVID-19, yes, but also because he has ALS. I'm sure George has his moments, but he manages to meet them with grace and humor. Read More
    MAINE AT WAR
    Albeit relocated since 1859, John Brown’s Fort is the main attraction for people visiting Harper’s Ferry National Historic Park in West Virginia. (Brian F. Swartz Photo) If not for John Brown, not many Americans would ever hear about Harper’s Ferry in West… Read More
    NOTES FROM A CORNER OF THE COUNTRY
    We couldn’t have been fully prepared for Covid-19. But the virus might have been less deadly, no matter how little medical science knew about it, if government had been better prepared for a major crisis. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]]; var… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    Very interesting and informative maps of each state are available now, showing game animals and harvesting data. Annabelle Carter Short, who writes for Minute Man Review, a site dedicated to protecting our second amendment rights, alerted me to this new information, in this message: googletag.cmd.push(function ()… Read More
    INSPIRE HEALTHY LIVING
    To be successful with anything long-term, whether it’s nutrition, weight loss, fitness, business, performance – literally anything – you have to learn to fall in love with the process. What choice do you continuously find yourself making in your daily life that you’d like to commit to changing to bring you closer to your goal? Read More
    ACADIA ON MY MIND
    Acadia National Park opens the Park Loop Road to traffic today, Jordan Pond House offers takeout, and rangers wear face masks while helping visitors in open-air tents. But park passes must be purchased online and printed out ahead of time, as they won't be on sale on-site until June 8. Carriage roads won't open until June 5, but only for pedestrians. Acadia amid COVID-19: First in a series Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    DIFW Fisheries Biologist Wes Ashe recently reported on an illegal introduction of invasive Bluegills. Here’s some info from his report: Bluegill don’t belong in Maine waters, and despite their small size and unintimidating features, they are highly invasive. The next summer, biologists returned to the Sheepscot… Read More
    UP NORTH MOTORSPORTS
    Junk it or fix it! That was the question I had to deal with, a story many of you probably have come face-to-face with in your auto ownership. I hope I made the right choice. Read More
    NOTES FROM A CORNER OF THE COUNTRY
    There is no constitutional right to go shopping. There is a constitutional right to freedom from extended “lock down” by executive order. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]]; var new_slot_sizes = []; var has_banner = false; for (var i = 0; i… Read More