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  • From the editor

    Our 15-year-old Pomeranian Sadie died this week and our other dog, 7-year-old Labradoodle Ruby, is finding it kind of rough without her “little sister.” Ruby had Sadie from the first day she stepped into our house.

  • From the Assistant Editor

    I began this one a couple months ago, after Wiscasset learned it was losing three more officials – its longtime code enforcement officer and another police chief and harbor master, all a couple months after learning its school superintendent, athletic director-vice principal, and special educatio

  • letter to the editor

    Dear Editor:

    As communications director for a state agency in Utah, I have Google alerts set that send me any news mention of our organization and of my name … Terry Wood.

  • letter to the editor

    Dear Editor:

    Recently a statement was made that the United States has no poverty. When did poverty die? We know that 22,000 global children die each day due to poverty. The U.S. is still living on the planet and historically poverty and greed have existed since the birth of humankind.

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    Dear Editor:

    The Maine Art Gallery located in the historic Wiscasset Academy building on Warren Street is truly a gem in the Maine art scene.

  • From the editor

    Can you believe it? The Red Sox have been as hot as this summer’s temperatures. They are on pace to set a new franchise record in regular season wins. Even if they don’t set that record, they have been a lot of fun to watch.

  • From the Assistant Editor

    Everyone I've talked to this summer about this summer has had the same take on it: It has been fast. It's a refrain this time of year, but louder this time around.

  • letter to the editor

    Dear Editor:

    I wholeheartedly agree with the assistant editor’s July 25 editorial entitled “Pains of change.”

  • letter to the editor

    Dear Editor:

    Joey Gibson shouts at freedom rallies, ”Free speech or die! You got no safe place. This is America.” Others shout “No Gun laws! You got no safe place. This is America.”

  • From the editor

    Yes, I have done some stupid things in my life. I will admit it. But not on the scale of some of the more recent ones I've read about.

  • From the Assistant Editor

    In the 10 years since I started at the Wiscasset Newspaper, Wiscasset, Westport Island and Alna have gotten into a school unit together, and Wiscasset has gotten out and gone from three schools to two.

  • letter to the editor

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