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Island fishermen experienced the impact of winter’s harsh conditions.

Photo by Mark Robinson

Monday, March 30, 2015

CSD—No pre-K program for 2015-16

Deer Isle —

After much discussion and two meetings to gauge public input on the matter, the CSD board voted to put off implementation of a pre-K program at the school until ...

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Long, hard winter takes toll on local industry, wildlife


Red Barn Redemption center closes its doors

PBP Sports Site

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Team Ziner at Men Who Cook
Team Ziner at Men Who Cook

Seniors to attend school over April break, graduate on schedule

Deer Isle —

“We are ready to do anything,” was the plea senior Holli Boyce made before the school board at its regular meeting on March 4.

The possibility of rescheduling graduation ...

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Isle au Haut town meeting postponed


Haystack’s digital fabrication programs enhance learning for students and teachers


Men Who Cook draws a crowd

Monday, March 23, 2015

DISHS senior receives Principal’s Award
DISHS senior receives Principal’s Award

Summer harbormaster assistant slated for Stonington waters
Job to be advertised

Stonington —

The selectmen on Monday, March 16, approved the creation of a part-time, assistant harbormaster position for the town.

The recommendation for the new position came from the town’s ...

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Island Employee Cooperative receives Sustaining Community Award


Student picked for academic and community service award

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Balloons signifying cancer stomped
Balloons signifying cancer stomped

Students, staff and friends gather in Deer Isle to stomp out cancer
Event raises funds for memorial scholarship

Deer Isle —

Students, school staff and community members donned bright green on St. Patrick’s Day and did their best to stomp out cancer—symbolized by green balloons.

The Brandon’s Balloons “Stomp ...

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Maine DOT holds talk about future of Maine transportation


Performance, panel discussion to focus on local issues


Mariner, Eagles named PVC All Stars