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A rare and elusive white moose has finally been captured on video

By Cleve R. Wootson Jr., Washington Post on Aug. 15, 2017, at 1:51 p.m.
“It was an experience to meet such a stately animal up close.”
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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.
ACADIA ON MY MIND

Acadia, Millinocket fans join forces for Cadillac to Katahdin virtual race 2017

on Aug. 15, 2017, at 12:10 p.m.
EYE ON MAINE SKIES!

7,6,5 – countdown to the Solar Eclipse, plus a seagoat in your night sky

on Aug. 14, 2017, at 6:44 p.m.
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Chuck Cabannis of Vassalboro reeled in the biggest fish -- 45 ⅞ inches long -- in the Fort Kent-based International Muskie Derby held over the weekend.

Fishermen, ploye fans enjoy weekend of festivities in Fort Kent area

on Aug. 14, 2017, at 12:14 p.m.
This year marked the 10th that the derby partners with the annual Ploye Festival, which the Greater Fort Kent Area Chamber of Commerce sponsors, making for a busy and well-visited town during the weekend.
GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS

Bait deer and you’ll never hunt again

on Aug. 13, 2017, at 11:13 a.m.
A second deer baiting offense results in the loss of hunting privileges – for a lifetime!
OUT THERE

“Shadman” coming to Veazie to teach anglers about his favorite species

on Aug. 11, 2017, at 9:05 p.m.
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Chainsaw Workshop

By Jeanne Siviski on Aug. 11, 2017, at 5:48 p.m.
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Katahdin from KWWNM

INVITATION TO ARTISTS: PAINT OUR MONUMENT!

By Marsha Donahue on Aug. 11, 2017, at 1:13 p.m.
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Dirt is kicked up on a road that runs through potato fields near the Fort Kent-Frenchville town line.

How Maine can be in a drought, even during record rainfall

By Bill Trotter on Aug. 11, 2017, at 11:12 a.m.
Maine has been getting more rain and snow each year, in part because of more intense storms brought on by climate change, yet the state is still experiencing droughts, according to weather forecasters and climatologists.
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“Maine Woods-Maine Waters” Benefit Concert

on Aug. 11, 2017, at 9:56 a.m.
MCKAY'S FISHING ADVENTURES

The Journal: Dylan Stewart

on Aug. 11, 2017, at 7:52 a.m.
SUMMER IN MAINE: KIDS, CAMPS, COMMUNITY

Camp Food: Striking a Healthy Balance

on Aug. 11, 2017, at 7:14 a.m.
POLL QUESTION
Motorists at Acadia National Park, like those seen here in 2015, will be spared $130 fines for failing to purchase entrance passes under a new program park officials have begun.

Acadia finds way to crack down on people who enter without paying

By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 11, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Acadia National Park can fine motorists who don’t have entrance passes, but officials think they have a better way to crack down on violations.
GOOD BIRDING
Short-billed Dowitchers

Some shorebirds won’t be found at the shore at all in Maine

By Bob Duchesne on Aug. 10, 2017, at 6:56 p.m.
Every August, I write a few words about the multitude of shorebirds that move onto Maine’s tidal mudflats. I do some an injustice, because shorebirds also show up elsewhere.
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Sisters Kamryn (right) and Kendyl Martin cool off in Soldier Pond with friend Cowyn Jandreau on July 19. The sisters live just down the road from the local boat launch and swimming area, located in the town of Wallagrass. Jandreau was visiting from Eagle Lake. July 16 to 22 featured consecutive days at or just above 80 degrees, according to the National Weather Service Caribou office.

Northern, eastern Maine experienced significantly drier than normal July

By Jen Lynds on Aug. 10, 2017, at 4:31 p.m.
A total of 2.62 inches of precipitation fell in Caribou during the month, which was 1.46 inches below normal.
EYE ON MAINE SKIES!

Amazing Eclipses and Family Safety

on Aug. 10, 2017, at 2:37 p.m.
Outdoors

Wellness & Whitewater: Weekend Adventure

By Holly Twining on Aug. 10, 2017, at 12:14 p.m.
Outdoors

50 Miles for Milestone

By Manuela Arundel on Aug. 10, 2017, at 12:11 p.m.
Outdoors

Bangor Gun Show

By CHARLES RUMSEY on Aug. 10, 2017, at 11:53 a.m.