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  • 2022 Sheriff’s Cup basketball tournament canceled

    2022 Sheriff’s Cup basketball tournament canceled

    ELLSWORTH — This year’s edition of the Sheriff’s Cup basketball tournament has been canceled. The cancellation, which was announced Tuesday night, marks the second straight year the tournament will not be held. The Sheriff’s Cup was last held in early March 2020, days before the statewide shutdown. That edition marked the tournament’s 20th anniversary. Hancock

  • Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022

    Boys’ basketball Ellsworth 49, Foxcroft 37 Old Town 55, MDI 48 Girls’ basketball Old Town 47, MDI 37 NHL Hurricanes 7, Bruins 1

  • Ellsworth boys, DI-S girls stay undefeated with double-digit wins

    Ellsworth boys, DI-S girls stay undefeated with double-digit wins

    ELLSWORTH — Two local high school basketball teams remain unbeaten after posting two more double-digit victories. The Ellsworth boys’ and Deer Isle-Stonington girls’ basketball teams stretched their undefeated starts to the year with a pair of victories in their most recent contests. The Eagles moved to 10-0 with wins Saturday against Washington again Tuesday against

  • In-person cheer meets return with Big East championships

    In-person cheer meets return with Big East championships

    CARIBOU — For the first time in two years, a competitive in-person cheer meet has been held in the state of Maine. Six teams from across the region traveled Saturday to Caribou High School for this year’s Big East championships. The meet marked the start of the 2022 season as well as the return to

  • Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022

    Boys’ basketball Ellsworth 87, Washington Academy 34 John Bapst 58, Bucksport 35 MDI 62, Houlton 46 Sumner 63, Shead 16 Girls’ basketball John Bapst 51, Bucksport 19 NFL playoffs, AFC wild-card (3) Bills 47, (6) Patriots 10 NBA Celtics 114, Bulls 112 NHL Bruins 4, Predators 3

  • MDI girls 1st, Ellsworth boys, girls 2nd in indoor track meet

    MDI girls 1st, Ellsworth boys, girls 2nd in indoor track meet

    ORONO — Three local squads were in the mix for team wins in the latest meet of the Eastern Maine Indoor Track League season. Hancock County athletes competed Friday in the fifth meet of the 2021-22 campaign at the University of Maine’s New Balance Field House. The Mount Desert Island girls’ team beat out Ellsworth

  • Friday, Jan. 14, 2022

    Boys’ basketball Searsport 92, DI-S 28 Girls’ basketball DI-S 62, Searsport 21 NBA 76ers 111, Celtics 99

  • Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022

    Boys’ basketball GSA 79, Narraguagus 51 Girls’ basketball Ellsworth 61, Washington Academy 26 DI-S 60, Narraguagus 38 NHL Bruins 3, Flyers 2