Deirdre Fleming

Deirdre Fleming

Staff Writer

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Latest Articles by Deirdre Fleming

April 24, 2014

High school track preview: All-class state meet remains up for debate

The concept was tried once, without succe

April 19, 2014

Maine family hoping to complete the Appalachian Trail

The Kallins of Dresden would be the 11th family to 'thru-hike' the 2,185-mile route.

April 12, 2014

In northern Maine, deer herd shrinks despite efforts to rebuild it

Programs to control coyotes and provide food are no match for the effects of severe winters and loss of habitat on Maine’s whitetail population.

April 12, 2014

Seeds of learning planted early at White Pine

Preschoolers exposed to the natural world.

April 5, 2014

Youngsters heed the call of mimicking moose

Sounding like you’re in a rut can be an advantage.

April 1, 2014

At last, Maine law allowing April ice fishing has some solid benefits

Until this year’s harsh winter, the ice didn’t last long enough to take advantage of the all-year season approved in 2010.

March 29, 2014

Hidden Valley Nature Center branching out

More missions take root at this Jefferson gem.

March 22, 2014

Racehorses owed a happy retirement

Rockland’s Elizabeth Dickerson tends to discarded Thoroughbreds.

March 22, 2014

All-State Girls’ Track: Records fall when Kate Hall takes run or jump

A second place in the national meet attracts attention.

March 22, 2014

All-State Boys' Track: Through storm and sun, Curts finds a way to improve

Self-motivation is one of the Ellsworth athlete’s strong points.