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Crews with John Goodwin Construction of Southwest Harbor won the bid for reconstruction and will be working throughout the winter and spring.

Photo by Jeremiah Savage

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Island fishermen learn (more) about aquaculture in Japan

Stonington —

Local fisherman Marsden Brewer and his son, Bobby Brewer, have recently returned from a one-week excursion to Aomori, Japan, where they spent time studying the Japanese methods of growing scallops ...

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Hagen Dock work begins

Parking proposals finalized by ad-hoc committee

Water line breaks draw down standpipe, 150,000 gallons lost

School board adopts IERC recommendations, approves new hires

Monday, October 24, 2016

Election 2016 Archive
Election 2016 Archive

Isle au Haut voters to weigh in on Senate District 12 race

Isle au Haut —

The race for Senate District 12, covering all of Knox County, including Isle au Haut, pits Democratic incumbent Dave Miramant against former state representative and U.S. Congressman David Emery. ...

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Question 5—Mainers eye ranked choice voting

Bond question seeks to improve transportation infrastructure

Thursday, October 20, 2016

And so it begins...
And so it begins…

No Hagen Dock parking as rehab project begins

Stonington —

Construction crews cut off parking on Hagen Dock this week as they prepare for the start of the reconstruction project at the dock.

Town Manager Kathleen Billings told selectmen ...

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Finding beauty within tragedy, seamstress alters wedding gowns

Parking stakeholders committee to tackle summer swell issues

Monday, October 17, 2016

Robin Alden is a White House Champion
Robin Alden is a White House Champion

Langley, O’Neill face off in Senate District 7 race

The Island & The Peninsula —

Come Election Day, Senate District 7 voters in Blue Hill, Brooklin, Brooksville, Deer Isle, Sedgwick, Stonington, Surry and 22 other towns in Hancock County will choose between Republican incumbent Brian ...

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Question 3—Firearms background check issue goes to voters

Question 4—Should Maine increase the minimum wage?

Head to Stonington for family-friendly Spooktacular Saturday

Busy or away on November 8? Vote by absentee ballot

Island’s Friends in Action offers rides to those in need