News of Maine's Coast and Islands
The July 21, 1875 Daily Kennebec Journal reported that 65 sturgeon was the largest haul in one night.
A survey aimed at residents of Maine’s 15 unbridged, year-round island communities reveals deep concern about ticks and the diseases they carry, such as Lyme disease.
The leadership class helps students examine the beliefs or ideas they have adopted or inadvertently accepted as fact.
In Washington County, where 90 percent of Maine's periwinkle harvest takes place, they're called “wrinklers.”
Maine shrimp from the research catches are available now and they are being snapped up by seafood wholesalers…
Kelp spores are introduced to a beaker or aquarium. String is then wrapped around a section of PVC pipe and the pipe is immersed in the water with the spores. The spores attach to the twine, and when they reach a certain size...
“The goal is to graduate kids so they’re ready for jobs.”
“Some folks think it doesn’t fit the neighborhood. Other folks think it’s beautiful and well-maintained.”
What does March offer? No national holiday and we get St. Patrick’s Day instead and green beer.