Sign In:


PORTLAND PRESS HERALD DARKROOM
Turner in election season

/

Helpful tips...

esc button

Use the LEFT / RIGHT keys to navigate the Darkroom

esc button

Use the UP key to show captions

esc button

Use the DOWN key to hide captions

esc button

Use the ESC key to close Darkroom

Find other amazing Darkroom photos below

  • DAILY HEADLINES

    Sign up and get all the top stories to begin the day delivered at 5 a.m.


close x
  • Hide
    Turner in election season - Gabe Souza/Staff Photographer | of | Share this photo

    Roger Levesque, of Turner, takes a coffee break in front of political signs endorsing Donald J. Trump at House's Market in North Turner. A market employee said business has been up since the owner put up the placards a few weeks ago.

    Show
  • Hide
    Turner in election season - Gabe Souza/Staff Photographer | of | Share this photo

    Ralph "Rass" Caldwell holds a thermometer that he uses to measure the temperature of his compost piles on his farm. Of Donald Trump, he says, “He’s going to shake some trees, there’s no doubt about that, and they damn well need shaking.”

    Show
  • Hide
    Turner in election season - Gabe Souza/Staff Photographer | of | Share this photo

    A stack of marked logs is ready to be processed just off Route 4 in Turner. This farming community of 5,800 just north of Auburn is among the most conservative in Maine.

    Show
  • Hide
    Turner in election season - Gabe Souza/Staff Photographer | of | Share this photo

    At left, Dale Talbot, of Turner, takes a break while Craig Sears, of Parsonsfield, sizes up the work left to do in hauling old wood out of a 1917 building next to the Turner Grange. Talbot owned the building for many years before selling it, and Sears is using the wood to restore another house in Turner.

    Show
  • Hide
    Turner in election season - Gabe Souza/Staff Photographer | of | Share this photo

    Dale Talbot, of Turner, takes a rest on some boards as he unloaded old wood out of a building built by the Turner Grange in 1917. The first settlers started clearing land in Turner in 1772.

    Show
  • Hide
    Turner in election season - Gabe Souza/Staff Photographer | of | Share this photo

    Jeff Timberlake, a state lawmaker representing Turner, walks among the apple-slingshot targets he has set up at his business, Ricker Hill Orchards. Timberlake said he made sure to have both a donkey and an elephant to represent both the Democratic and Republican parties.

    Show
  • Hide
    Turner in election season - Gabe Souza/Staff Photographer | of | Share this photo

    Jeff Timberlake, a state lawmaker, chats with farmer Ralph "Rass" Caldwell, about federal environmental regulations that Caldwell says have affected his farm along the banks of the Androscoggin River in Turner.

    Show
  • Hide
    Turner in election season - Gabe Souza/Staff Photographer | of | Share this photo

    Ralph "Rass" Caldwell drives in his pickup truck out of the main entrance to his farm in Turner as sprawling land for cattle stretches across the street from him.

    Show
  • Hide
    Turner in election season - Gabe Souza/Staff Photographer | of | Share this photo

    Birds fly past old farm machinery in the town of Leeds as Ralph "Rass" Caldwell approaches part of his farmland to measure the temperature of compost piles. He says new environmental rules forced him to relocate a planned grain silo, to truck water for irrigation and livestock and to fence his cattle off from a creek that’s mostly dry.

    Show
  • Hide
    Turner in election season - Gabe Souza/Staff Photographer | of | Share this photo

    Tire tracks from a burnout are seen on Route 117 in Turner.

    Show