Trout Unlimited meeting to discuss fishing retail
Fri, 02/22/2019 - 4:30pm
ROCKPORT — Georges River Trout Unlimited (GRTU) welcomes Seth Taylor, assistant manager and leader...
Applications being accepted for 2019 Maine Sea Goddess Pageant
Fri, 02/22/2019 - 2:15pm
ROCKLAND — The Maine Lobster Festival is looking for 20 young women to serve as Sea Princesses and...
Local Scouts contribute hours of service along journey to Eagle Scout
Fri, 02/22/2019 - 1:45pm
KNOX COUNTY — Three Knox County Scouts provided many hours of service, in a variety of ways, in...
25 people. One freezing ocean plunge. $6,000 raised in 30 seconds
Thu, 02/21/2019 - 12:00pm
CAMDEN — On February 2, the average ocean temperature in the Camden Harbor was 33.6 degrees. That’...
Henry Laurita: Coyotes, turkeys and gulls
Wed, 02/20/2019 - 2:15pm
Since writing my last article I’ve gotten several interesting questions about wildlife, so I...
Rockland to welcome bicyclists during BikeMaine annual ride; restaurants, get ready
Sun, 02/17/2019 - 7:00pm
ROCKLAND — Snow Marine Park, in Rockland, will be a layover point during the 2019 BikeMaine Trek,...
Alison McKellar: On old homes and ancient ecosystems
Wed, 02/13/2019 - 12:00pm
I’ve always liked older homes but never stopped to think much about them until the past several...
Rockland to celebrate new ice rink with ribbon-cutting ceremony
Tue, 02/12/2019 - 8:45pm
ROCKLAND — Rockland’s new community ice rink has already seen its share of blades since being...
Toboggan National Championship winners: Bolts, Splittin’ Adams, Spudrunners....
Mon, 02/11/2019 - 2:00pm
CAMDEN — The 29th annual Toboggan National Championships came to a close by 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10...
All ice, speed and merriment as 29th annual Camden Toboggan Nationals get underway
Sun, 02/10/2019 - 7:00pm
CAMDEN — Oh sure, it was cold: 21 degrees F at the bottom of the hill and a cold slicing wind blew...
Fun in costume at the Toboggan Nationals
Sat, 02/09/2019 - 9:45pm
CAMDEN – The results of the annual costume parade competition Feb. 9 at Tobogganville, during the...
Georges River Land trust to host guided snowshoe in Hope
Thu, 02/07/2019 - 11:45am
HOPE- Georges River Land Trust will host a guided snowshoe walk in the moonlight on Sunday,...
Form teams, Bowl for Kids’ Sake with Big Brothers Big Sisters
Tue, 02/05/2019 - 1:45pm
MAINE — Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine (BBBSMM) invites local businesses, organizations and...
Toboggan announcer’s gig came by chance, but 10 years later, Tom Dowd is still on his game
Mon, 02/04/2019 - 12:30pm
CAMDEN — “There are some teams that I think intentionally try to mess with me in the pronunciation...
Belfast, Rockland libraries to offer pass for free admission to state parks
Thu, 01/31/2019 - 8:30pm
The Friends of Maine State Parks, in cooperation with the Maine Bureau of Parks and Lands, have...
Maine's Bark and Buds children’s program in Union
Wed, 01/30/2019 - 4:15pm
UNION — Vose Library will host two complementary classes for kids to study Maine's Bark and Buds;...
Learn to build, site, mount nesting boxes; register by Feb. 22
Tue, 01/29/2019 - 2:15pm
ROCKLAND — Merryspring Nature Center will host a build-your-own nesting box workshop, Saturday,...
Environmental educator shares experiences along Appalachian Trail
Tue, 01/29/2019 - 1:30pm
CAMDEN — Environmental educator Hannah Kiermayr will lead a presentation about her experiences...
Take the ocean challenge with Winterfest Polar Plunge 2019, Feb. 2
Tue, 01/29/2019 - 12:30pm
CAMDEN — Plan to plunge with SunDog, Saturday, Feb. 2, at 11 a.m., at the Winterfest Polar Plunge ...
Learn to identify animal tracks in winter
Mon, 01/28/2019 - 9:30pm
CAMDEN — Naturalist Kirk Gentalen speaks about how to identify animal tracks in winter at...
International Fly Fishing Film Festival coming to Rockland
Sun, 01/27/2019 - 4:45pm
ROCKLAND — The International Fly Fishing Film Festival® (IF4) comes to the Strand Theatre in...
Kristen Lindquist: Who-hoo-hoo's nesting in the winter?
Fri, 01/25/2019 - 9:45pm
When we think of springtime, we think of birds returning from southern climes to brighten our trees...
Explore the trails of Sagamore Farm as part of Camden’s Winterfest
Fri, 01/25/2019 - 9:00pm
CAMDEN — As part of Camden’s Winterfest celebration, the public is invited to explore the trails of...
Discover winter animal tracks at Erickson Preserve
Thu, 01/24/2019 - 2:15pm
ROCKPORT — Saturday, Feb. 9, Maine Coast Heritage Trust invites all ages to join steward and...
Game Loft ‘Community Learning Event’ uses strategy game to help develop life skills
Wed, 01/23/2019 - 3:45pm
BELFAST — The Game Loft invites the community to their annual Community Learning Event: Pax...
For the Birds: Backyard birding program for kids in Belfast
Wed, 01/23/2019 - 3:15pm
BELFAST — Friends of Sears Island will host a backyard birding workshop for kids at the Belfast...
Belfast Bay Watershed Coalition thanks 180 volunteers
Tue, 01/22/2019 - 12:00pm
BELFAST — On January 17, during the annual Belfast Bay Watershed Coalition meeting and program, the...
Child burn survivors free to be themselves with day at Snow Bowl
Sat, 01/19/2019 - 10:00pm
CAMDEN — “Because of what they’ve been through, they are really adaptable,” said Fire and Ice Camp...
Stirring it up at the Camden Snow Bowl with National Hall of Fame skier Glen Plake
Thu, 01/17/2019 - 8:00pm
Glen Plake, the 54-year-old skier best known across the world for his style and skills on many...
Hope farmland conserved with help from Land Trust sale
Thu, 01/17/2019 - 5:00pm
HOPE — Georges River Land Trust and Kelly and Oliver Perkins, who run a farming business called A...
Land Trust easement in Owls Head conserves family legacy
Thu, 01/17/2019 - 4:30pm
OWLS HEAD — Georges River Land Trust recently closed on an addition of 43 acres to their existing...
Henry Laurita: The crow — social and intelligent
Tue, 01/15/2019 - 8:00pm
As we settle into the brunt of winter and the winds feel more biting every day, I think it’s a good...
Winter tracking and wildlife habitat walk in Camden
Tue, 01/15/2019 - 6:45pm
CAMDEN — Join Knox-Lincoln Soil and Water Conservation District, Maine Forest Service District...
Ragged Mountain Ski Patrol to hold pizza fundraiser, Jan. 22
Mon, 01/14/2019 - 8:15pm
Join the Ragged Mountain Ski Patrol for a fundraiser to support the Camden Snow Bowl’s local...
Volunteers conduct annual Belfast Bay Watershed Christmas Bird Count
Mon, 01/14/2019 - 10:30am
WALDO COUNTY - On December 29, the 2018 Christmas Bird Count for the Belfast sector, sponsored by...
Maine game wardens offer reward for information about eagle death
Sat, 01/12/2019 - 5:30pm
Maine game wardens are seeking information from the public regarding an eagle that was shot in the...
Slew of statewide snowmobile crashes: One rider dies; moose calf killed
Sat, 01/12/2019 - 4:00pm
In one week, several snowmobile crashes across the state resulted in injuries and one death. Some...
‘Refreshed’ Camden Winterfest begins Feb. 2
Sat, 01/12/2019 - 1:45pm
CAMDEN — Join Camden Public Library for a refreshed Winterfest celebration. The Camden Public...
How the federal shutdown is affecting Maine’s wilderness parks and areas
Fri, 01/11/2019 - 9:15am
As the partial federal government shutdown enters its third week, during which many pieces of...
Hike-the-Guide outing explores Main Stream Preserve
Thu, 01/10/2019 - 5:00pm
STOCKTON SPRINGS — Join Coastal Mountains Land Trust for its monthly Hike-the-Guide outing,...
Family winter nature walk at Merryspring Nature Center
Thu, 01/10/2019 - 5:00pm
CAMDEN — Merryspring will hold a family winter nature walk on Saturday, Jan. 26, at 10 a.m. This...
Time to register for Camden’s annual Toboggan Championships
Thu, 01/10/2019 - 4:30pm
CAMDEN – Toboggan team registration is heating up for the 29th running of the U.S. National...
Merryspring presents ‘New England Wildlife: A Photo Safari with Carla Skinder’
Thu, 01/10/2019 - 1:15pm
CAMDEN - Wildlife photographer Carla Skinder will lead a colorful slideshow on the fauna of New...
Friendship man embarks on 300-mile kayak paddle to raise money for cancer research
Wed, 01/09/2019 - 12:00pm
FRIENDSHIP - On March 2, 2019, Dan Cahalane will slide his home-made kayak into the waters of St....
Beginner Line Dancing
Tue, 01/08/2019 - 10:30am
BELFAST — Line dancing is a fun way to get moving with great music and easy to follow dance...
Animal Tracks and Scat children’s program in Union
Tue, 01/08/2019 - 9:30am
UNION — Children of all ages are invited to Vose Library this winter to participate in Dirigo...
Birding with scopes at Belfast footbridge
Tue, 01/08/2019 - 9:15am
BELFAST — Ron Harrell and Gary Gulezian of the Belfast Bay Watershed Coalition will again set up...
Belfast Bay Watershed Coalition annual meeting and social gathering
Tue, 01/08/2019 - 9:15am
BELFAST — All community members are invited to join with the Belfast Bay Watershed Coalition...
George’s River Land Trust to host full moon showshoe
Mon, 01/07/2019 - 2:00pm
ST. GEORGE - Georges River Land Trust will host a guided snowshoe walk at Wheeler Bay Wildlife...
Hitchcox shares highlights of Aleutian Island birding adventure
Mon, 01/07/2019 - 7:30am
CAMDEN — Doug Hitchcox, Maine Audubon’s staff naturalist, will present a travelogue of photos and...