June 2017

Illustration of a packed car moving to maine

A Moving Essay

Editor in chief Kathleen Fleury on resettling in Maine — and why you too should take the leap.

Ellie Buckland, Mali Obomsawin, and Isa Burke from Lula WIles

No Second Fiddle

Folk trio Lula Wiles brings its breezy vocal harmonizing and sharp picking, bowing, and plucking back to Maine for this summer’s Kingfield Pops.

old photo of a steamboat next to another sinking steamboat on Moosehead Lake

What’s in a Picture

In their heyday, dozens of steamboats plied Maine’s largest lake. Soon, though, the Great Depression and the age of the automobile took their tolls, and as steamboats grew obsolete, they were scuttled or simply allowed to sink at mooring.

June 2017

June 2017

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