Tyler Welch (right) of Bangor Christian scrambles back to third base as Fort Fairfield's Jared Harvey fails to handle the throw from the catcher during their Class D North baseball championship game on Thursday in Bangor.

Bangor Christian baseball team peaks for state championship run

By Ernie Clark on June 15, 2017, at 1:21 p.m.

Goodman edges dad to win ‘95’ RoadRunner feature

on June 14, 2017, at 10:36 p.m.
Members of the Skowhegan High School softball team gather for a group celebration after the Indians beat Oxford Hills of South Paris 5-4 in the Class A North championship game in Augusta on Wednesday.

Skowhegan edges Oxford Hills for ‘A’ North softball title

By Will Kramlich, Sun Journal on June 14, 2017, at 10:02 p.m.

My next presentation, book signing: June 15 at Ellsworth Public Library

By Aislinn Sarnacki on June 13, 2017, at 2:37 p.m.

[Closed] What’s your favorite whoopie pie flavor?

on June 13, 2017, at 11 a.m.
The Maine Whoopie Pie Festival wants to know what your favorite whoopie pie flavor is!
Inmate jumpsuits are seen at the Penobscot County Jail in Bangor.

Think crowded jails are an urban problem? A new study says rural jails are growing fastest

By William Wan, The Washington Post on June 13, 2017, at 9:26 a.m.

Camden Hills wins second straight ‘B’ boys tennis crown

By Ernie Clark on June 10, 2017, at 8:56 p.m.

Bucksport tops Orono to reach ‘C’ North softball final

By Larry Mahoney on June 10, 2017, at 7:24 p.m.
Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Patric Hornqvist (72) hits Nashville Predators defenseman Ryan Ellis (4) as he moves the puck during the first period in game five of the 2017 Stanley Cup Final at PPG PAINTS Arena. Mandatory Credit: Don Wright-USA TODAY Sports

Penguins on brink of repeat after blowout win

By Shelly Anderson, The Sports Xchange on June 09, 2017, at 10:18 a.m.
READFIELD, Maine -- 2nd Lt. Carl Alexander was killed in France during World War II. After suffering mortal wounds, he told medics to help another wounded officer and finished giving orders to his men before dying moments later. He received the Silver Star and Purple Heart.

Maine student selected to visit Normandy, tell story of WWII hero

By Nick McCrea on June 07, 2017, at 1 a.m.
The program pays for students to rigorously research a “Silent Hero” who died during the war, and then travel to Normandy to walk in their footsteps.
Golden State's Klay Thompson (left) fouls Cleveland's LeBron James in the third quarter of Game 2 of the NBA Finals on Sunday at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California.

Curry’s triple-double leads Warriors to Game 2 rout

By The Sports Xchange on June 05, 2017, at 12:12 a.m.

The best blueberry lemon Bundt cake

By Barbara Groth on June 04, 2017, at 6 a.m.
Simple recipe substitutions can dramatically reduce calories, saturated fat and carbohydrates without compromising pleasure.

Now that we are leaving the Paris Agreement what can Mainers do to help combat climate change

By Jasmine Haines on June 02, 2017, at 3:03 p.m.

John Bapst appoints new ice hockey coach

By Larry Mahoney on June 01, 2017, at 2:53 p.m.

Bates coach named NEILA Man of the Year

on June 01, 2017, at 1:36 p.m.

Speedway 95, Oxford Plains plan holiday weekend racing, festivities

By Larry Mahoney on May 26, 2017, at 2:58 p.m.
Boston's Deven Marrero (17) celebrates with teammate Christian Vazquez (7) after his two-run home against Texas in the eighth inning of Thursday's game at Fenway Park.

Red Sox complete sweep of Rangers

By Doug Alden, The Sports Xchange on May 26, 2017, at 10:29 a.m.

CLOSED: Win 2 tickets to ‘Dream To Fly’ at Emera Astronomy Center in June

on May 23, 2017, at 3:40 p.m.
Take the quiz, fill out the contact form to get your result, and be entered for a chance to win tickets!

Oceanside softball coach teaches life lessons in both jobs

By Larry Mahoney on May 23, 2017, at 1:38 p.m.

The black fly attack: A humorous take on a bad situation

By Crystal Sands on May 19, 2017, at 12:28 p.m.
And there it is. Your ear is ringing; one eye is blurry; you’ve attempted to exchange Black Flies for oxygen, but you still have not been bitten. It’s been one pass around the yard with the mower. You know the bites are coming.