DOVER-FOXCROFT – Pine Tree Hospice staff and direct care volunteers gathered at the Dover-Foxcroft Congregational Church on Sept. 15 for refreshments, games, awards, door prizes, and to meet a “special surprise guest” — their own volunteer coordinator dressed as the organization’s logo, a purple butterfly. PTH Executive Director Kristen Sutherland greeted direct care volunteers and […]
“Yes, we must study and learn from these missteps. But a simpler lesson is to always take allegations of abuse seriously and to act on them as expeditiously as possible. That’s what every little girl, every child, every person, is worth,” the BDN Editorial Board writes.
His last broadcast was Monday.
Scouting for white-tailed deer can help a hunter have a successful season, especially for those who are lucky enough to gain access to a new piece of property.
Because of the lack of candidates, voters will write in names and the city will have to count all the votes by hand.
We’re tracking how COVID-19 is affecting schools across the state.
State officials have recommended approval for projects that would replace hospitals in Blue Hill and Greenville that serve over 50,000 Mainers with new structures, modernizing decades-old facilities in rural parts of the state.
The hospitalizations Monday exceed totals at any point previously in the pandemic, including this past winter, when the virus surged after the holidays and vaccinations were not yet available to most Mainers.
Polls indicate Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party is in a tight race with the rival Conservatives.
Letters to the editor for Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021.
“Maybe it was my attendance at a recent district school board meeting — where I was one of two masked attendees in a sea of unmasked parents — that got me thinking of the other “moat,” of the winching up of drawbridges and the ideological fastnesses that people have retreated to, in this post-election year,” Durin Chappe writes.
Maine’s redistricting panel has worked slowly and is nowhere close to consensus a week from its deadline.
For elementary school-aged kids, Pfizer tested a much lower dose — a third of the amount that’s in each shot given now.
The finding shows that viruses closely related to SARS-CoV-2 exist in nature, including in several horseshoe bat species.
Democrats can’t use their $3.5 trillion package bolstering social and climate programs for their plan to give millions of immigrants a chance to become citizens, the Senate’s parliamentarian said.
James Black, 27, died at the scene from the impact of the crash.
Maps must be redrawn to try to equalize populations between districts.
Across the state, only 47 of Maine’s approximately 500 towns, cities and plantations have opted in to allow recreational marijuana retailers.
“Sometimes, people would rather avoid tough conversations,” James Tager said. “Race is maybe at the forefront of things that people would rather not talk about.”
Nicolle Littrell, a New York native, is a former University of Maine lecturer, domestic violence victim advocate and actress who lists filmmaker and photographer among her current pursuits.