Talk of Maine

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Ogunquit Leads the Way

For its ordinance aiming to protect residents from toxic chemicals, we are proud to award the 33rd Down East Environmental Award to the town of Ogunquit.

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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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Browsing on the Back Roads

Nearly everyone agrees that Maine is way behind when it comes to high-speed broadband. The reason why is a matter of much dispute.

Unwelcome Development

What is the future of Land for Maine’s Future? By Edgar Allen Beem In honoring the Land for Maine’s Future program with the 1996…

Out in the Cold

The politics of low-income heating assistance. BY: EDGAR ALLEN BEEM Photograph by © MACLEG/Fotolia.com When WZON disc jockey Pat LaMarche, a former Green Party…