GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    At a work session this morning, the legislature’s Fish and Wildlife Committee acted on 3 bills carried over from last year’s legislative session. Deputy game wardens googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]]; var new_slot_sizes = []; var has_banner = false; for (var… Read More
    MAINE AT WAR
    Portraying a Confederate gunner, a re-enactor sponges out a cannon during a re-enactment of the Battle of Perryville in central Kentucky. As he pointed out the Petersburg sites to civilians visiting Fort Sedgwick in winter 1865, Senior 1st Lt. William B. Lapham noticed similar… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    I’ve become a big fan of Littoral Books in Portland. James and Agnes Bushell publish awesome books, most by Maine authors. I recently read a very important book, Dangerous New World, a wonderful and very important collection of columns and poems about climate change. Meghan Sterling… Read More
    LIFE DOWNEAST
    As we grow older, a glance at the clock in many instances surprises us. Where did the time go? I guess time is as time does. Excuse the “Gump-ism,” but often I think we live in a world of “isms” and acronyms, because we are forever competing with… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    Every Christmas, you’re going to want to read All Is Calm, a wonderful collection of Christmas stories starting in the 1800s. Shannon Butler did a great job finding and publishing these Christmas stories. Shannon must have done a lot of research to find these great stories… Read More
    SENIORS NOT ACTING THEIR AGE
    The end of 2019 was not good for Nordic skiing in Maine. Snowstorms were invariably followed by warm weather, rain, or mixed precipitation. Suffering from ski envy, a group of Maine seniors resolved to search for an alternative. Fortunately, a skiing paradise is located just a few… Read More
    GEORGE DANBY | EDITORIAL CARTOONIST
    The recent recording appears to contradict statements by President Trump and support the narrative that has been offered by Parnas during broadcast interviews in recent days. Sources familiar with the recording said the recording was made during an intimate April 30, 2018, dinner at the Trump International Hotel in… Read More
    JEFF SOLARI'S SPORTS CHOWDAH
    “If I woke Up tomorrow with my head sewn to the carpet I wouldn’t be more surprised than I am now.” I love that line from National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation. And boy does it apply right now, just hours removed from the UMaine men’s hockey team winning not… Read More