• Blaze

    Blaze / Kitchen Confidential

  • Comfort Food

    Comfort Food / Food File

  • Entrepreneurial Awards

    Entrepreneurial Awards / Geaghan Brothers

  • Entrepreneurial Awards

    Entrepreneurial Awards / Nancy O'Brien

  • Entrepreneurial Awards

    Entrepreneurial Awards / Abe and Heather Furth

  • Entrepreneurial Awards

    Entrepreneurial Awards / Abby Freethy

  • Historic Churches

    Historic Churches / Feature Story

  • Man's Best Friend

    Man's Best Friend / Feature Story

  • The Gem in the Crown

    The Gem in the Crown / A Piece of Maine: Fort Kent

Features

Features
Entrepreneurial Awards: Meet the Winners

Meet our six Entrepreneurial Award Winners! Read More

Features
Historic Churches

Our region is dotted with some of the most beautiful sanctuaries in the state. We take a closer look at some of them and learn more about their historical significance.
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Features
Man’s Best Friend

From leading the sight-impaired to those suffering from dementia, service animals help in ways that humans cannot.
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Features
The Gem in the Crown

Fort Kent is the jewel in the very top of the crown of Maine. This small town serves as the beginning of U.S. Route 1, America’s first mile, and is known as “the little town that could.” Read More

Health

Metro Health
More Than a Place to Stay

Sarah Robinson’s dream became a reality this fall with the opening of Sarah’s House, a place where cancer patients can find a home away from home.
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Metro Wellness
One Woman’s Journey

The journey from finding a breast lump to final diagnosis is one of the longest women will travel.
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Food

Kitchen Confidential
Bangor’s New Hot Spot Blaze

Chef Justin Bard is exceptional at cooking over an open flame at Bangor’s new hot spot, Blaze.
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Food File
Comfort Food

Marion and Mort Syversen have turned the art of cooking into an act of giving. Read More

Business

Movers and Shakers
Money Plus Mentoring Equals College Success

An Aroostook County couple gives high school students a chance to go to college.
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Eye on Industry
Roy Toy

This Machias-based company builds wooden log toy sets that appeal to children as well as nostalgic adults.
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Sports

Metro Sports
Bouchards and Basketball

The Bouchards believe that the family that plays together, stays together.
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College Sports
California Connection

Student athletes from California serve surprising successes to the UMFK volleyball team.
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Savvy Seniors

Savvy Seniors
Sadness and Depression in Old Age: When to Seek Help

Don’t let persistent sadness turn into a major depression.
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Woods & Waters

Woods & Waters
A Look Back in Time

Maine’s Ice Age Trail offers sweeping views of what the glaciers left behind.
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Last Word

Last Word
Shoelaces and Salsa

The older we get, the less we really need in material goods during the holiday season.
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Unsung Hero

Jolly Old Saint Nicholas

With his red suit and white beard, you can spot him a mile away. And this time of year, he seems to be everywhere at once. Read More

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