Talk

  • From the editor

    As editor, I read thousands of words each week. I have learned to read copy — written material produced by and submitted to this newspaper and for online – quickly. It is part of my job to get the copy ready for publishing and, luckily, I have a back-up, our copy editor.

  • letter to the editor

    Dear Editor:

    I am a resident of Damariscotta and I believe in both common sense gun regulation and the rights of Americans to bear arms, as set out by the entire Second Amendment. 

  • From the Assistant Editor

    I scrubbed this week’s editorial written before Wiscasset’s big vote Tuesday night.

  • Mary’s Musings

    Most high school seniors have already made post-graduation plans which may include college in September, entering the workforce, or perhaps a career in the military. By this time in the spring, even those who have had trouble making up their mind have reached a decision.

  • letter to the editor

    Dear Editor:

  • Mary’s Musings

    Fashionable.Most folks try to be “fashionable,’’ depending upon their age, job, friends and other factors. Some want to dress like everyone else, with no desire to be conspicuous.

  • From the Assistant Editor

    I was glad to hear Superintendent of Schools Heather Wilmot’s upcoming departure had nothing to do with politics. Based on her track record here, I didn't think it would.

  • letter to the editor

    Dear Editor:

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  • letter to the editor

    Dear Editor:

    Trending across America, cities and towns are removing parking and making them more walkable and pedestrian friendly. And when this is proposed, there is usually opposition from merchants because of the fear of losing business and customers.

  • letter to the editor

    Dear Editor:

    “MDOT we need to talk” is something we've been seeing since December of last year. In fact MDOT has done a lot of talking, and listening, since Option 2 was unveiled and voted on overwhelmingly by Wiscasset voters.

  • letter to the editor

    Dear Editor:

  • letter to the editor

    Dear Editor:

    * Send a strong statement of distaste for being coerced by money;

    * Send a strong statement of caring about the future of our downtown and businesses;

  • letter to the editor

    Dear Editor:

    Wiscasset residents please consider these facts before you vote on April 17:

  • letter to the editor

    Dear Editor:

    I would like to take a look at the Route 1 controversy in Wiscasset one more time from a different angle.