Captain Rick Smith acquitted on Seaman’s Manslaughter charges
Wed, 01/09/2019 - 2:00pm
CAMDEN - Captain Rick Smith, 65, of Camden has been acquitted on charges of Seaman’s Manslaughter...
Pilots Association captain to share experiences at Apprenticeshop
Sat, 01/05/2019 - 8:30pm
ROCKLAND — Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a pilot? The Apprenticeshop, will host...
Dozens brave frigid waters for New Year’s Day polar plunge into Belfast Harbor
Tue, 01/01/2019 - 8:15pm
BELFAST — With temperatures in the 40s, it was mild weather for the 50-plus brave souls who decided...
Anna Goodale shares life experiences, rowing knowledge as Ohio State University coach
Fri, 12/28/2018 - 12:30pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Rowing has taken Camden native Anna Goodale around the world and opened numerous...
Windjammer Association highlight Maine photographers
Wed, 12/26/2018 - 1:30pm
ROCKLAND — The Maine Windjammer Association announced winners in the 2018 Annual Photo Contest Dec...
Maine Maritime Academy buys six acres of former Bucksport paper mill for education center
Wed, 11/14/2018 - 2:15pm
William J. Brennan, President of Maine Maritime Academy, said a purchase and sale agreement has...
Southbound and down: Appledore heads to Key West
Mon, 10/29/2018 - 6:30am
CAMDEN – The schooner Appledore II left its summer home in Camden Harbor on October 25, to begin...
Frank Blair to reminisce sea voyage during Wednesday lecture series
Fri, 10/05/2018 - 11:00am
ROCKLAND — The Apprentice Shop Wednesday night lecture series continues with speaker Frank Blair,...
Apprenticeshop hosts 12th Midcoast Laser Hippo Cup
Sun, 09/30/2018 - 8:45pm
ROCKLAND — The 12th annual Hippo Cup regatta, hosted by the Mid Coast Laser Association, was held...
Yacht ‘Mia Cara’ dwarfs other vessels in Belfast Harbor
Mon, 09/24/2018 - 7:00pm
BELFAST — It’s hard to miss the towering mast over a vessel that has been tied up at Belfast...
World’s largest single-masted sailing yacht visits Penobscot Bay
Mon, 09/10/2018 - 9:30am
CAMDEN — M5, reportedly the largest single-masted sailing yacht in existence, spent the weekend...
Enjoy an evening out with Megunticook Rowing
Wed, 09/05/2018 - 8:45am
CAMDEN — Enjoy an evening out with Megunticook Rowing to celebrate their 10th year in the community...
Yachting Solutions announces “End of Summer Open House,” three new boat lines
Tue, 09/04/2018 - 2:15pm
ROCKPORT, MAINE — Yachting Solutions is pleased to announce the addition of three exciting lines to...
Historic vessel ‘Victory Chimes’ under new ownership
Wed, 08/29/2018 - 12:45pm
PENOBSCOT BAY — The schooner, Victory Chimes, an American National Historic Landmark that sails in...
Introduction to Sea Kayaking course offered in Camden
Fri, 08/24/2018 - 7:45am
Introduction to Sea Kayaking
Wednesday, September 5, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Maine Sport Outfitters...
UPDATED: Coast Guard wants to know who is stealing bells from Penobscot Bay buoys
Wed, 08/22/2018 - 3:45pm
The U.S. Coast Guard is offering a cash reward for information concerning the theft of sound...
Come Boating Regatta gets the muscles flexed in Belfast
Tue, 08/21/2018 - 1:15pm
BELFAST — The 18th annual Regatta on Belfast Harbor drew gigs, canoes, kayaks, skiffs and other...
M/V ‘Lively Lady’ hosts excursion for Knox County Homeless Coalition families
Fri, 08/17/2018 - 12:00pm
CAMDEN — For the third year in a row, clients and friends of Knox County Homeless Coalition...
Rockport keeps an eye on phosphate levels in its ponds
Thu, 08/16/2018 - 7:45pm
The Rockport Conservation Committee has partnered with the Volunteer Lake Monitoring Program to...
Proposed Belfast salmon farm CEO to speak at Camden Yacht Club
Mon, 08/13/2018 - 10:30am
Nordic Aquafarms is planning on building one of the world’s largest inland salmon aquaculture...
Benefits and brilliance of traditional open boats and their relevance in modern times
Wed, 08/08/2018 - 3:30pm
Arista Holden, captain and longtime seamanship instructor for programs such as Outward Bound, the...
Lincolnville Beach rises to the top for one Pennsylvania family
Wed, 08/08/2018 - 1:15pm
CAMDEN —- Robbie, Wendy, Jenna and Rob Wildman from Black Eddy, Pennsylvania, decided to spend the...
At the helm: Schooners, cruise boats and transport vessels captains at work
Tue, 07/31/2018 - 9:30pm
To navigate the waters of Penobscot Bay, and the Gulf of Maine, takes experience, training, and...
Boat racks gives community more paddlesport access to Megunticook Lake
Tue, 07/31/2018 - 8:30am
CAMDEN — In the early hours just after dawn, a man in his 70s parks by Megunticook Lake off of...
Watching wildlife from a whisper-quiet ecotour boat in Belfast
Mon, 07/30/2018 - 12:30pm
BELFAST— On any given day, passengers aboard Belfast’s newest ecotour boat Caretta cruising up the...
Belfast Harbor at sunset
Mon, 07/30/2018 - 9:15am
Photographer and videographer Terry Boivin caught the light on Belfast Harbor. Both photos were...
Sailing Season 2018 on Penobscot Bay: races, regattas and parades
Fri, 07/27/2018 - 3:45pm
Penobscot Bay is among the best cruising grounds in the world, sailors agree. The prevailing summer...
Bay Chamber Concerts Presents Music on the Lake with Yasser Tejeda and Palotré
Fri, 07/27/2018 - 1:30pm
CAMDEN — On Saturday, August 4, at 6 p.m., Bay Chamber Concerts presents the third Annual Music on...
Restoration of a Herreshoff Classic, the ‘Marilee’
Thu, 07/26/2018 - 3:15pm
On Thursday, August 2, at 7 p.m., the Camden Yacht Club will host a documentary by Alison Langley...
Rockand Apprenticeshop launches boat in time for Camden Classics, Eggemoggin Reach Regatta
Tue, 07/24/2018 - 9:45pm
ROCKLAND – Dozens of spectators arrived July 20 in Rockland to cheer the Mishi Mikinaak, as she was...
Charles Nethersole, world class skipper, recounts capsize of 57-foot Atlantic Cat
Tue, 07/24/2018 - 3:00pm
Charles Nethersole, a professional captain, will give an account July 25, at 7 p.m. at the Camden...
Swimmer’s Itch results in advisory in Lincolnville at Breezemere Park
Tue, 07/24/2018 - 11:45am
The Town of Lincolnville has posted a Swim Advisory at Breezemere Park on Norton Park. There was a...
Recreated Viking ship draws crowd to Rockland Harbor
Mon, 07/23/2018 - 11:15pm
ROCKLAND – Sunday evening, July 22, hundreds of people waited in a gray drizzle at the Rockland...
Coast Guard looks into reported schooner sewage discharge in Rockport Harbor
Fri, 07/20/2018 - 12:30pm
ROCKPORT — Goodie’s Beach at Rockport Harbor was closed for several days last weekend, following a...
Coast Guard asks boaters to label, properly secure kayaks, canoes, paddleboards
Thu, 07/19/2018 - 10:15am
BOSTON — The Coast Guard is asking the public to label their kayaks, canoes and stand-up...
Megunticook Rowing celebrates decade on the water with successful spring season
Tue, 07/17/2018 - 2:00pm
CAMDEN — This spring, rowers from Megunticook Rowing’s junior program completed a stellar season by...
Protecting Nature in Maine’s Coastal Waters
Tue, 07/17/2018 - 11:15am
Beginning in 1973, Susan St. John was a sea instructor for 30 years with the Outward Bound School,...
Invasive plant patrol paddle, workshop offered on Lake St. George
Mon, 07/09/2018 - 8:00am
LIBERTY — Maine waters are being invaded by invasive plants. As with a serious illness, early...
Winds propel ‘Heritage’ to lead after schooners make late race start
Sun, 07/08/2018 - 6:30pm
ROCKLAND – The first wave of schooners heaved into the wind at 1:15 p.m., Friday, July 6, having...
Introduction to Sea Kayaking in Camden
Fri, 07/06/2018 - 10:45am
CAMDEN – Introduction to Sea Kayaking
Wednesday, July 11, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Maine Sport Outfitters...
Great Schooner Race comes to Rockland July 6
Thu, 07/05/2018 - 5:15pm
ROCKLAND – Schooners participating in the 42 Annual Great Schooner Race will pass by the Breakwater...
Public invited to Apprenticeshop summer launch celebration July 20
Thu, 07/05/2018 - 11:45am
ROCKLAND — On Friday, July 20, the Apprenticeshop will launch its latest large boat Mishi Mikinaak...
Rockport Citizen Scientists travel to Auburn for water quality training
Wed, 07/04/2018 - 1:30pm
As a second step in the Rockport Conservation Commission’s partnership with the Volunteer Lake...
Shark spotted off Boothbay Harbor coast
Tue, 07/03/2018 - 7:00pm
On Tuesday, July 2, U.S. Coast Guard Station Boothbay Harbor caught a glimpse of a creature in the...
Ghosts that haunt Maine islands
Tue, 07/03/2018 - 2:15pm
BOOTHBAY—Sally Lobkowicz, Director of Red Cloak Haunted History Tours and better known as “The Lady...
Friendship Sloop ‘Blackjack’ to be launched at Sail, Power and Steam Museum
Fri, 06/29/2018 - 12:15pm
ROCKLAND — On Saturday, July 7, at approximately 12 p.m., the rebuilt Friendship Sloop Blackjack...
Pure muscle in Rockand Harbor with annual lobster boat races
Fri, 06/22/2018 - 9:15am
ROCKLAND — Watch for wakes in Rockland Harbor in mid-June, when Journey’s End Marina, in Rockland,...
Schooner ‘Adventure’ to visit Rockland Harbor June 30
Fri, 06/22/2018 - 7:00am
ROCKLAND — On Saturday, June 30 the schooner Adventure will pay a visit to Rockland Harbor....
Schooner Olad is rich in history
Thu, 06/14/2018 - 9:15pm
CAMDEN – Aaron Lincoln owns and operates the Olad and Owl off of Camden's public Landing. The Owl...
Appledore II returns to Camden Harbor from Key West, following nine-day sail
Tue, 06/12/2018 - 7:00pm
CAMDEN – Arriving in Camden on Saturday, June 9, the Appledore II completed its 1,200 mile journey...