Articles by Micky Bedell

 
BELFAST, Maine -- 02/14/2017 -- Newborn calves rest at Keene Dairy Farm in Belfast Tuesday. High school student, Karagen Stone recently received her certification to artificially inseminate cows. Ashley L. Conti | BDN

Are these the cutest animals in Maine?

By Micky Bedell on April 20, 2017, at 9:51 a.m.

This is what 60 hours of intricate tie dye looks like

By Micky Bedell on April 17, 2017, at 11:49 a.m.
MADE IN MAINE

Maine artist’s intricate tie dye more art than craft

on April 17, 2017, at 5:30 a.m.
This isn’t your typical summer camp tie dye. Not even close.
HARMONY, MAINE -- 03/01/2017 -- Bronze sculptor David Smus combines his love of nature and fine art to create limited edition bronzes in his Harmony home studio. Micky Bedell | BDN

Why this Maine artist’s best work always gets torn apart

By Micky Bedell on April 03, 2017, at 9:14 a.m.
MADE IN MAINE

A life of impractical dreams: from biology to bronze work

on April 03, 2017, at 5:30 a.m.
Bronze sculptor David Smus combines his love of nature and fine art to create limited edition bronzes in his Harmony home studio.
MADE IN MAINE

Why this Maine artist’s best work always gets torn apart

on April 03, 2017, at 5:30 a.m.
Sculptor David Smus sacrifices his original works of clay for the opportunity to create within what is arguably one of the most permanent art forms there is: bronze.
BANGOR, MAINE -- 03/23/2017 -- Bangor resident Bart Brizee recently kickstarted a subscription box service called "LARP Box." He hopes to pack and mail costumes, prop weapons and other items  to the doorsteps of live action role players, or LARPers. Micky Bedell | BDN

Bangor-based LARP Box brings adventure to your doorstep

By Micky Bedell on March 30, 2017, at 6:21 a.m.
BANGOR, MAINE -- 03/22/2017 -- xx takes a last once over of some of his appetizers in the kitchen at the Rangeley Caf

EMCC’s culinary school transforms eastern Maine dining

By Micky Bedell on March 28, 2017, at 2:32 p.m.

Yarn of a different century: Traditional spinning takes center stage at Maine mill

By Micky Bedell on March 21, 2017, at 9:33 a.m.

Mental illness and homelessness leaves one Maine family in mourning

By Micky Bedell on March 20, 2017, at 8:39 a.m.

By Micky Bedell on March 14, 2017, at 12:59 p.m.

Professional musicians inspire, teach Bangor Symphony Youth Orchestra

By Micky Bedell on March 10, 2017, at 1:57 p.m.

Statewide network seeks to bolster Maine’s food system

By Micky Bedell on March 06, 2017, at 4:06 p.m.

Removing bras at the Maine State Prison a new norm for some women

By Micky Bedell on March 06, 2017, at 11:36 a.m.

Shelter kittens warming the hearts of seniors who can’t own pets

By Micky Bedell on March 02, 2017, at 10:49 a.m.

Extending fat bike season with the help of a few huskies

By Micky Bedell on Feb. 24, 2017, at 7:37 a.m.

Durable, practical Maine art for your muddy boots

By Micky Bedell on Feb. 22, 2017, at 12:28 p.m.
MADE IN MAINE

Durable, practical Maine art for your muddy boots

on Feb. 22, 2017, at 12:23 p.m.
Winterport floorcloth maker Addie Peet takes raw canvas and turns it into art for your feet. Muddy boots welcome — and wet dogs, too.

Bangor barbershop quartet serenades Valentine sweethearts

By Micky Bedell on Feb. 14, 2017, at 5:03 p.m.
A man snowblows the sidewalks along Central Street in downtown Bangor on Monday morning. Blizzard conditions left over a foot of snow on some sidewalks and low visibility for pedestrians and cars alike.

By Micky Bedell on Feb. 13, 2017, at 10:33 a.m.