I’m very proud of the effort I led to protect our native brook trout in their lakes and ponds. And I was very pleased last year when DIFW expanded that protection to the tributaries to those lakes and ponds. A recent press release from the department… Read More
    Senator Angus King has been a strong advocate for creating coins to honor George and Barbara Bush, a wonderful idea. You probably haven’t heard this because Angus works hard to get bipartisan support, behind the scenes, without fanfare. Senator Susan Collins was a cosponsor of the… Read More

Outdoors Blogs

    I suppose if you can convince two pigs who live in and love Ohio to move to Maine you could convince anybody to do that. Martha Couture’s book Parker’s Cousins – Moving to Maine? – produced and designed by Maine Authors Publishing – is one that… Read More
    The American Cancer Society is seeking local volunteers to be a part of several upcoming events throughout the state of Maine. We need you!   googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]]; var new_slot_sizes = []; var has_banner =… Read More
HOLDEN — It’s almost Groundhog Day. Celebrate with yummy holiday treats and discover fascinating facts about woodchucks, the only rodent with its very own holiday. Unravel Groundhog Day lore and learn how differently this holiday was celebrated in the old days. This is a family friendly event, takes… Read More
    HOLDEN — “Moose, Winter Tick and Climate” will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29 at the Fields Pond Audubon Center, 143 Fields Pond Road. Maine has the most progressive and scientific moose management program in the United States. Join Lee Cantor, Maine’s moose biologist… Read More