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Mark Woodward

Former BDN editor Woodward, Ellsworth publisher Baker to enter MPA Hall of Fame

By The Maine Press Association on Aug. 16, 2017, at 6:12 p.m.
They will be inducted Oct. 21 during the association’s annual Fall Conference at The Atlantic Oceanside in Bar Harbor.

Candlelight Vigil for Racial Justice

By UU Church Pittsfield on Aug. 16, 2017, at 5:22 p.m.
Verrill Dana

63 Verrill Dana Attorneys Honored as Best Lawyers, 12 as Lawyers of the Year

By Verrill Dana on Aug. 16, 2017, at 4:12 p.m.
POLLWAYS

Confederates and both Presidents Bush tell Trump that Jefferson is not like Lee

on Aug. 16, 2017, at 3:15 p.m.
Drink Local, Drink Maine!

DRINK LOCAL, DRINK MAINE – Free Wine & Beer Tasting at Lois’ Natural Marketplace, Scarborough

By Patsy Wiggins on Aug. 16, 2017, at 2:19 p.m.
PINE TREE POLITICS

What President Trump should have said

on Aug. 16, 2017, at 1:38 p.m.
In my mind, there was indeed room for the president to bring up, and talk about, the violence that left-wing groups like Antifa engage in. His big mistake was focusing so much of his attention on making that point.

Sierra Club Maine Grassroots Climate Action Conference

By Hannah Marr on Aug. 16, 2017, at 12:51 p.m.

Registration open for Wild Maine Witchcamp slated for Oct. 8-14

on Aug. 16, 2017, at 12:11 p.m.
A picture posted to Facebook Wednesday shows Pelletier posing in front of the Confederate flag on his tractor in the middle of a blueberry field in Sedgwick.

Maine blueberry company orders raker to take down Confederate flag

By Alex Acquisto on Aug. 16, 2017, at 11:51 a.m.
Marc Pelletier, who refers to himself as a “red-blooded Yankee Mainer,” said he is not a white nationalist.
EDITORIALS
Maine lawmakers voted last month to raise tobacco purchase age to 21.

Raising tobacco purchase age is about health, not military enlistment or voting

on Aug. 16, 2017, at 11:07 a.m.
The bill wasn’t about not liking tobacco. Rather, it aimed to reduce youth smoking.
VITAL SIGNS

Maine research raises doubts about how doctors choose antibiotics to treat infections

on Aug. 16, 2017, at 10:47 a.m.
Researchers at the University of New England are raising some provocative questions about the process doctors rely on to select antibiotics for their patients.
Singer-songwriter Sara Trunzo of Unity recently came to WBFY community radio in Belfast to talk about her experiences trying to break into country music in Nashville.

Maine songwriter, with Nashville dreams, finds inspiration in snowmobiles, dairy farms

By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 16, 2017, at 9:07 a.m.
“All those red, dirt-road songs don’t apply. We have frozen pipes and snowmobiles and dairy farms. We have a whole pile of stuff that’s a resource.”
CONTRIBUTORS

The Confederate battle flag isn’t a symbol of Southern heritage. It’s a flag of treason.

By Arthur Greif on Aug. 16, 2017, at 7:28 a.m.
The time has come to squarely face the history of the Confederacy.
CATCHING HEALTH

What is anaphylaxis?

on Aug. 16, 2017, at 6 a.m.
Anaphylaxis is a severe allergic reaction. Because it can be life-threatening, it’s important to know the symptoms and what to do if it develops.
DAVID FARMER

LePage fails the test of Charlottesville

on Aug. 16, 2017, at 5:30 a.m.
His silence speaks as loud as his usual bluster.

Skowhegan harness racing results, starters

on Aug. 15, 2017, at 9:20 p.m.

Local results for golf, auto racing

on Aug. 15, 2017, at 9:11 p.m.
SARAH SMILEY
Sarah Smiley

The military’s hold, even after retirement

By Sarah Smiley on Aug. 15, 2017, at 6:53 p.m.
The Department of Defense, as with all bureaucracies, has tentacles with a far reach.
Nathan Damigo explains his beliefs in a YouTube video

Bangor father of white nationalist who organized Charlottesville protest ‘disappointed’ in him

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 15, 2017, at 6:09 p.m.
“They divided people [in prison] by race,” Lodge said. “It was really where he was radicalized in his thinkings about race.”
Township 4, Range 8, Maine -- 08/10/17 -- BDN reporter Aislinn Sarnacki walks among large granite boulders scattered throughout the Wassataquoik Stream at Orin Falls on Aug. 10, 2017, in Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument. To capture the photograph, she set up her camera on a boulder and programmed it to take multiple photos on a timer. (Aislinn Sarnacki | BDN)

1-minute hike: Orin Falls in Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument

By Aislinn Sarnacki on Aug. 15, 2017, at 1:35 p.m.