Search for wind turbines begins

The hunt for wind turbines is on. That’s the biggest hurdle now facing the Fox Islands wind power project, which could provide all the electricity needed annually to power North Haven and Vinalhaven. On July 28, members of the Fox Islands Electric Cooperative approved the wind power project by a vote of 383 to 5. 

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Island students, artists connect to create art

For the Twombly-Hussey family of Matinicus, the opening of the art show “Building Bridges” at Julia’s Gallery at the Farnsworth Art Museum, was a major event. Lydia Twombly-Hussey had over six of her watercolors featured in the show, along with artwork from eight other island students. The show, which opened in December 2007, was part

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