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‘My Roots Are Deeper than Your Pockets’ | The Northern Pass Project

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Lynne Placey is a 66-year-old widow who loves teaching piano in her small house in Stewartstown, New Hampshire.... Read More »

Battle Lines | The Northern Pass Energy Project

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On a crystalline afternoon in mid-March, I left my home in Cabot, Vermont, and headed for Interstate 93... Read More »

Beach Access Controversy | Who Owns the Beach?

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Editor’s Note: On February 4, 2014, The Maine Supreme Judicial Court overturned a ruling that granted the public... Read More »

Cabot, Vermont | Where the Heart Rubs Against the Place

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My great-aunt Hope, who visited all 50 states after she and Uncle Bill had retired, once told me... Read More »

Eminent Domain in Ascutney, Vermont | I Will Not Leave

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In the summer of 1964, Romaine Tenney was a bachelor farmer. He milked 25 cows by hand on... Read More »

Eminent Domain in Connecticut | A House Divided

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Susette Kelo sits at a table in front of her famous pink house, arms folded across her chest,... Read More »

Is Your Home at Risk? Eminent Domain Law

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“The specter of condemnation hangs over all property. Nothing is to prevent the State from replacing any Motel... Read More »

Nantucket Beach Erosion | A Disappearing Island

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On a Friday in mid-October, Eugene Ratner takes stock of the churning sea in front of his home... Read More »

New Hampshire’s North Country | Power of Place Photographs

6 votes, 4.67 avg. rating (91% score)

Since Yankee’s start in 1935, our pages have explored how are roots and where we come from, define... Read More »

Roxanne Quimby | North Woods Controversy in Maine

5 votes, 3.40 avg. rating (69% score)

In the early summer of 1975, 24-year-old Roxanne Quimby arrived in northern Maine, having driven across the country... Read More »

Summer Haying | Lessons from the Hayfield

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About six years ago, my wife, Penny, and I, along with our sons, Finlay and Rye, began haying... Read More »