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Novel uses ‘white mitten’ shooting as backdrop for redemptive tale

When Karen Wood was shot and killed by a hunter in 1988, the event impacted Mainers in different ways. Meg Wilson, who lived not far from the Wood family, and was a young wife herself, said she was among those who struggled to understand the event itself, and fought to come to terms with the […]

Husband of woman killed 25 years ago urges hunters to use caution in Maine woods

Many readers of a certain age will read the headline above and immediately recall the 1988 incident it refers to. Those who weren’t born yet might not. But add the words “white mittens” to the equation, and they, too, have likely heard of the infamous case that took place 25 years ago. Kevin Wood doesn’t […]