Preparing for a cold, hungry winter

Preparing for a cold, hungry winter

On a sunny September morning in Dover-Foxcroft, more than 50 cars stretched from the Piscataquis Regional Food Center three blocks down North Street an hour before a food distribution event was to begin. Parked along the shoulder, with their engines off and windows...
Chasing Maine: The Astronomer

Chasing Maine: The Astronomer

Chasing Maine is a biweekly 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...
Ongoing drought shrinks Aroostook County potato yields

Ongoing drought shrinks Aroostook County potato yields

After losing two nights of sleep over shrinking potato yields, Kevin Grass rolled out of bed at 3 a.m. on a late-September morning and began crunching numbers to figure out how he’s going to cover this year’s outstanding farm bills.  “We’re in...
Chasing Maine: The Harvesters

Chasing Maine: The Harvesters

Chasing Maine is a biweekly 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...