Chasing Maine

Chasing Maine is a video series that explores Maine from a distinct visual perspective. Join veteran Maine journalist and storyteller Roger McCord as he chases the people, places and things that define the unique character of the Pine Tree State.

A man aligns the 3D printer.

Building the future: University of Maine home to world’s largest 3D printer

Take an inside look at the world’s largest 3D printer — right here in Maine.

Latest Articles

Chasing Maine: The Lifesaver

Chasing Maine: The Lifesaver

As a nurse, Nicole Gibbons often deals with life-saving situations. But in the last year she’s had to deal with two life-or-death situations outside of work.

Chasing Maine: The Rocketeers

Chasing Maine: The Rocketeers

Brunswick-based bluShift Aerospace battles winter weather as it looks to make a first-ever rocket launch at Loring Air Force Base in Limestone.

Chasing Maine: The Road Warriors

Chasing Maine: The Road Warriors

Snowstorms are a way of life in Maine. Clearing the streets before dawn requires a massive effort. Hop on board with Portland’s plow team road warriors to see how it’s done.

Chasing Maine: The Holiday Lights

Chasing Maine: The Holiday Lights

The Norton family’s dazzling Christmas light show draws a nightly throng of sightseers to their Wells home. But there’s more than spectacle at the heart of Norton Lights – since 2009, the displays have collected more than $90,000 in donations for Make-A-Wish Maine.

Chasing Maine: The Boneyard Hunter

Chasing Maine: The Boneyard Hunter

Photographer C E Morse, whose work has been exhibited across the United States and internationally, demonstrates how he finds and creates his abstract compositions in a shooting session at an auto salvage yard in Oxford.

Chasing Maine: The Quarantine

Chasing Maine: The Quarantine

As the coronavirus pandemic relentlessly continues, producer Roger McCord documents his experience with a 14-day quarantine mandate — and one version of how to deal with isolation.

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