Thursday Mar 6
MMA trustees adopt strategic "process" over plan
A year-long effort towards creating a strategic plan for the future of Maine Maritime Academy ended with a paradigm shift when the board of trustees met on February 21. A one-page list of four goals and a flow chart of the annual budget cycle were unanimously approved with the motion to adopt the strategic planning process.
Lincoln County News
Southport Voters Sail Through Town Meeting
Southport voters moved smoothly through a 57-article warrant at their annual town meeting March 3. In about two hours, residents approved every article on the warrant, agreeing to a $2,324,400 municipal tax commitment, and accepting a 10 percent decrease in the mil rate.
Democrats turn out for Lincoln County caucuses
Sen. Chris Johnson was one of several Democratic candidates who made the rounds of his party's Lincoln County caucuses.
Lincoln County News
Wiscasset to Boothbay Shuttle Project Hits a Snag
Alternative funding sources will be needed in order to fund a shuttle service from Wiscasset to Boothbay this summer, according to Lincoln County Planner Robert Faunce.
Bangor Daily News
'Deadliest Catch' reality TV star hauls in big audience at Rockport fishing talk
They fish for different crustaceans on different oceans 4,000 miles apart, but the lobstermen of Maine and Captain Keith Colburn of the reality television show "Deadliest Catch" clearly have a lot in common.
Maine House gives nod to bill exploring state-run virtual school
The House of Representatives on Tuesday gave preliminary approval to a bill reviewing the creation of a state-run virtual school.
Changes in Gulf of Maine Ecosystem Talk
Midcoast Audubon Society hosts computational ocean ecologist Nick Record with Changes in the Gulf of Maine Ecosystem Across Months, Years, and Decades at Camden Public Library.
Maine man injured in snowmobile crash in Wentworth Location
At 10 a.m. conservation officers responded to the junction of Old Greenough Pond Road and Route 26 in Errol to investigate a report of a snowmobile accident.