GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    Kennebec Land Trust Internships are both important and fun Internships at Kennebec Land Trust are great opportunities to do good things while having fun. KLT is currently looking for summer interns, and I’ll share their info here. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes =… Read More
    NOTES FROM A CORNER OF THE COUNTRY
    Words spoken by two Republican senators fairly summarize the impeachment experience. Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska stated sadly, “Given the partisan nature of the impeachment from the very beginning and throughout, I have come to the conclusion that there will be no fair trial in the… Read More
    GEORGE DANBY | EDITORIAL CARTOONIST
    It’s doubtful the president learned anything from this impeachment trial. Read More
    OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS
    Asbestos is a mineral that was used in construction materials and other goods. While most asbestos exposure occurs in the workplace, asbestos exposure is still reasonably common in other areas since it isn’t banned. Asbestos exposure can lead to health complications. Some… Read More
    EDUCATION: FUTURE IMPERFECT
    Is Collins serious in thinking that her long and growing list of ridiculous excuses for supporting President Trump AND his Judicial nominees fools most of us? True, the core members of the Collins cult would jump off a mountain if so ordered. But even their blind faith in… Read More
    FRANCO-AMERICAN NEWS AND CULTURE
    LEWISTON, Me-  Child labor is a consistent topic of conversation when educational tours visit the Museum L-A, in Lewiston.  A new museum exhibit looks at the hard truth about child labor, including excellent visuals and photographs. I enjoyed my visit to view this exhibit, and will soon be… Read More
    HE SAID IT RIGHT
    I think this is the Patriots’ fault. Seriously. During the first three years of Donald Trump’s presidency, the New England Patriots represented the AFC in the Super Bowl.  There was plenty of craziness arising in the American political system during that time. However, it all seemed… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    I love the idea of the Brookie Awards, recognizing young people between the ages of 15 and 30 who are demonstrating leadership and effectiveness on natural resource issues and projects. The Brookie Awards are organized by NRCM Rising, the young member arm… Read More
    JEFF SOLARI'S SPORTS CHOWDAH
    For the first time in way too long I have escaped Ice Station Zebra for some surf, sun, rest and relaxation. And what happens? In the first 30 hours of my sabbatical from Maine, the Red Sox sent away their best player. I’d rather shovel… Read More
    GEORGE DANBY | EDITORIAL CARTOONIST
    State of the struggle. Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer delivered her party’s official response and drew a contrast between actions taken by Democrats and the president’s rhetoric.“It doesn’t matter what the president says about the stock market,” Whitmer said. “What matters is that… Read More
    RECOVERY ROCKS
    It’s hard to measure our own growth and healing. It’s like watching a child grow – day by day we don’t see it. It’s the overall gains we tend to note. Sometimes it’s noticing the first steps, the things that become possible. We want to… Read More
    MAINE AT WAR
    Soaked by the pouring rain and bogged down in the Virginia mud, Union troops cross the Rappahannock River during the infamous “Mud March” in late January 1863. Three weeks earlier, Joshua Chamberlain and the 20th Maine Infantry participated in a strange cross-river reconnaissance involving… Read More
    NOTES FROM A CORNER OF THE COUNTRY
    “You can pay me now or you can pay me later,” goes the saying. When it comes to government budgets, if it’s later, it must be Washington. If it’s pay now, it’s Maine. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]]; var new_slot_sizes =… Read More