Culture

DEE1405NxE_Bell

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…

Stranded, Diane Cowan, Down East Magazine

Stranded

A brutal winter tests an icebound scientist’s survival skills — and her capacity for solitude.

Jotul Stoves

All Stove Up

Shopping for a woodstove recently, we flipped through the catalog of Norwegian stove maker Jøtul, finding more than half of the 18 featured stoves and fireplace inserts bore Maine place names.