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Reader checks in with more photos: Bobcat or young mountain lion?

What do you think? Bobcat or young cougar? (Photo by Edwin Ecker Jr.)

Last week Edwin Ecker Jr. of North Waldoboro helped us heat up the Internet by sharing some trail camera photos of what he thought might be a mountain lion. Thousands of you took the time to look at the photos, and dozens shared opinions on what you saw. Unfortunately, the photos weren’t the clearest in the […]

Biologists ID Holden mystery beast

The photo is an eye-catcher. The scene, as it unfolded, was just as eye-catching for Holden resident Jennifer Newcomb. “It was 10 o’clock in the morning, I was home with the kids,” Newcomb recounted, describing an event that took place in June. “I could see an animal. At first I thought it was my neighbor’s […]