Cargo Mate Dennis checks every piece of ammunition in the hold by hand.

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Dangerous cargo aboard

The military has a lot of stuff to ship overseas for its missions: food, clothes, toiletries, cleaning supplies, paper and pencils, and even books and movies. But its first mission, of course, is remaining prepared to fight a war, should that unfortunate thing occur. The T-AKE class of U.S. Navy… SEE MORE

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I’m Annie, but I’ve got no gun

By Courtney Naliboff As I write this, I've just started rehearsals for the Waterman Community Center's summer production of Annie Get Your Gun. I'm Annie. Along with the requisite singing, dancing and acting, the show requires a certain comfort and familiarity with guns. Although I grew up in rural Maine,… SEE MORE