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Why southern Mainers should quit celebrating the national monument

Signs on lawns across Millinocket state opposition to a North Woods national park. Micky Bedell, BDN.

It’s no secret to Mainers that there is a regional divide between the northern and southern parts of the state. To most Mainers, the term “two Maines” is a familiar phrase- those in the south are generally perceived by those in the north as elitist, arrogant liberals, and those in the north are generally perceived […]