Bella and Marley Jones pick some carnations for their housebound grandmother.

Photo by Leslie Landrigan

Thursday, April 2, 2020

Blue Hill hospital patient tests positive for COVID-19
1st case in Hancock County

Blue Hill —

COVID-19 reached Hancock County as a patient with the disease was admitted to Northern Light Blue Hill Memorial Hospital. Hancock County has not had a case of COVID-19 ...

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Haystack cancels 2020 program due to pandemic

Deer Isle —

The Haystack Mountain School of Crafts announced Tuesday that it canceled its 2020 program because of the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. The decision will prevent the annual influx of about ...

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Keeping our chins up

Friday, March 27, 2020

Loading freight to Isle au Haut
Loading freight to Isle au Haut

Isle au Haut to everyone else: Stay away!

Stonington —

The town of Isle au Haut is asking nonresidents to stay off the island, which has an aging community and no medical facilities.

The mail boat is taking steps ...

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Isolation the new weapon against COVID-19

Pandemic expected to cause economic slowdown

At risk during shelter in place

Grocery stores, food pantries struggle to keep shelves full