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Man accused of beating girlfriend in Frankfort arrested at Portland bus terminal

By Dawn Gagnon on Feb. 20, 2017, at 7:40 p.m.
A man accused of assaulting and terrorizing his live-in girlfriend in Frankfort on Saturday was arrested Sunday.
Chewonki student and attendees from last year’s “Local Food, Local Hunger” forum participate in an activity that simulates wealth distribution in the United States.

The Morris Farm and Chewonki to Hold Third Annual Forum on Food Security in Lincoln County, Maine

By Marvin Tala on Feb. 20, 2017, at 2:33 p.m.

Warren man struck by car in Brunswick has died

By Beth Brogan on Feb. 20, 2017, at 12:53 p.m.
A 20-year-old Warren man struck by a car on Mill Street in Brunswick Sunday night died Monday morning.
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Addicted to the 75-year-old NYT crossword puzzle

By Emmet Meara on Feb. 20, 2017, at 12:09 p.m.
The New York Times crossword puzzle is my personal addiction.

Classical station WBACH abruptly pulled from airwaves

By Alex Acquisto on Feb. 20, 2017, at 11:49 a.m.
The classical radio station WBACH stopped broadcasting over the weekend.
Tea Maineia co-owner Dan Holmes pours a cup of freshly brewed Wild Blueberry tea at his shop on Maine Street in Winterport.

Winterport couple puts the kettle on for fragrant brews at Tea Maineia

By Emily Burnham on Feb. 20, 2017, at 10:28 a.m.
Since opening the retail shop in 2013 the couple has been surprised to see just how many Mainers are passionate about tea. They regularly get customers who travel from as far away as Millinocket and Ellsworth just to buy tea.
Dan Holmes makes a pot of Wild Blueberry tea at his shop Tea Maineia on Maine Street in Winterport.

Tea 101: Tips for brewing the perfect cup of tea

By Emily Burnham on Feb. 20, 2017, at 10:27 a.m.
The secret? Time and temperature.

Warren man struck by car in Brunswick has died

By Beth Brogan on Feb. 20, 2017, at 8:32 a.m.
Caleb Maxham was crossing Mill Street in Brunswick just after 8 p.m. Sunday when he was struck by a car.
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A dairy cow chews on grain in a barn at Keene Dairy Farm Belfast on Tuesday. Karagen Stone recently received a fairly unusual certification. Stone has her certification to artificially inseminate cows.

Why this Belfast teen learned the fine art of inseminating dairy cows

By Abigail Curtis on Feb. 20, 2017, at 7:29 a.m.
Karagen Stone, a three-sport athlete who doesn’t lack for confidence, said she’d like to tell other teenage girls that they shouldn’t limit their dreams based on what’s expected of them. “Girls can get dirty,” she said. “If there’s something you want to do, do it.”
A driver who reportedly fell asleep at the wheel struck a snowbank and took out a telephone pole before rolling over in front of the Brunswick Police Department.

Tired driver overturns car in front of Brunswick police station

Bangor Daily News on Feb. 19, 2017, at 12:34 p.m.
A driver who reportedly fell asleep at the wheel struck a snowbank and took out a telephone pole before rolling over in front of the department building on Pleasant Street.

David & Anne Dodson in Concert

By Ken Gross on Feb. 18, 2017, at 5:15 p.m.
Open those tight shoulder and neck areas.

Release your neck and shoulders class

By Susan Guthrie on Feb. 18, 2017, at 1:31 p.m.
Anne E. Perkins (Courtesy of Amy Wilton)

The Writer in the Garden – Camden Garden Club Winter Horticulture Series

By Stephanie Mathews on Feb. 18, 2017, at 12:53 p.m.

Author John Cobb

By Reba Stewart on Feb. 18, 2017, at 9:16 a.m.

Young Skowhegan uses defense to fend off Oceanside in Class A girls quarterfinal

By Ernie Clark on Feb. 17, 2017, at 6:58 p.m.
Coach Mike LeBlanc’s Indians (15-4) will face No. 3 Nokomis of Newport in Wednesday’s semifinals.

Nokomis girls top Camden Hills in Class A North quarterfinal

By Ernie Clark on Feb. 17, 2017, at 6:46 p.m.
Third-ranked Nokomis (15-4) advances to play No. 2 Skowhegan in Wednesday’s semifinals.
Indoor climbing at the YMCA in Rockport

Trekkers Launches New Outing Club Program

By Shari Closter on Feb. 17, 2017, at 2:46 p.m.

Midcoast Stroke Support Group

By Ken Gross on Feb. 17, 2017, at 2:45 p.m.

Cafe Sci with Bigelow Labs

By Ken Gross on Feb. 17, 2017, at 2:38 p.m.

The Shamanic Journey for Power and Healing

By Chris Marshall on Feb. 17, 2017, at 2:30 p.m.