by Amy Patenaude Outdoor/Ski Writer We have been enjoying a mix of beautiful spring and wild winter weather this March. Sap buckets are hanging on the Maple trees. Bicycles have come out of storage. Skiers and snowboarders are still having fun at the ski areas. I used my snowshoes last weekend again—just north of Errol.
Day: March 22, 2016
By Kimberly J.B. Smith Contributing Writer The amazing photography of Jay Fitzpatrick is a combination of vision, science and a collaboration with nature. His work in photography is also a revisiting of a skill that lay dormant for many years. It started decades ago while in college. Jay was the photographer for the school newspaper
by John J. Metzler Weirs Times Contributing Writer UNITED NATIONS—It’s a stunning reality check which many diplomats knew but did not expect to hear. That for 2016, “Survival will be an achievement for the National Unity Government” in war torn Afghanistan. The words came as a blunt assessment by the UN’s new political point man