The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission’s Northern Shrimp Section reviewed the results of the 2018 stock assessment, which indicate the population remains depleted, with spawning stock biomass at extremely low levels since 2013, according to an Oct. 4 news release.
ROCKLAND — Amy Taylor, of Shaw’s Supermarkets in Rockland, is Maine’s 2018 Best Bagger Champion. Taylor received an expense-paid trip to San Diego (for two) to represent Maine at the 2019 National Championship, held at National Grocer Association Show, February 24 – 27, 2019.
THORNDIKE — University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H in Waldo County is holding an auction and bake sale on Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Mount View High School. An auction preview is at noon; the auction starts at 1 p.m.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Angus King, I-Maine, said the Millinocket-based nonprofit Our Katahdin has been awarded $5.3 million from the Economic Development Administration.
APPLETON — The public is invited to meet the cheese maker, the goats, and all the other creatures of the barnyard at the 11th Annual Goatapalooza, Sunday, Oct. 7, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Appleton Creamery.
SOUTH PORTLAND — Sarah Ruef-Lindquist, JD, CTFA, a financial planner at Allen Insurance and Financial in Camden, recently spoke on Women and Philanthropy at Maine Planned Giving Council's conference held in South Portland.
10-year-old Tyler Carach is on a mission to give donuts to police in 50 states as a thank you
ROCKLAND—Though Dunkin Donuts may be dropping the “donuts” from their brand soon, that hasn’t stopped a 10-year-old caped crusader named Tyler Carach from eclipsing those headlines in his mission to deliver boxes of donuts to every police officer in America.
The Maine Department of Environmental Protection has is granting $17,550 to a Camden-Washington venture for an on-farm commercial composting facility. The grant was made as part of a state package of grants to recycling and organics management projects.