Culture

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A Reverberating Question

A Down East fishing community weighs — yet again — 
whether to trust the Canadians with a beloved artifact. The original bell from steamship…

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Mr. CMP

Jim Wright is Maine’s most famous power-line worker — evah!

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Aloha From Hawaii 2!

Maine’s newest communal island retreat may be a gag, but its 250,000 owners still wish they were here. By Brian Kevin Photographed by Mark…

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Ranked-choice Voting Is…

A way to open up the electoral process? A panacea for Maine’s election ills? A shell game? Rob Sneddon explores Maine’s likely next ballot initiative.

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Powerless

Losing power suggests a more cosmic change in one’s relation to the natural world. There are so many ways we can find ourselves powerless.

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Farm Frosh

Young urbanites are migrating to Maine, seeking connection to the land.

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Modern History

An 18th-century home in Wiscasset is filled with contemporary design elements and textural art.

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Hike!

Musher Ashley Patterson says the Can-Am Crown is the most physically and mentally challenging dog sled race in the East.