Daily Archives: January 16, 2010

Maine-Canadian border is how long?

Here’s today’s offering from DownEast.com‘s trivia treasure chest.

How long is the Maine-Canadian border?

Answer

611 miles

Here’s a little trivia bonus: Maine is also bordered by the Atlantic – Maine has about 3,500 miles of coastline – and by only one other state – New Hampshire. And that border is about 184 miles, according to various Maine governmental websites. The state is about 320 miles long and 210 miles wide and has a total area of approximately 33,215 square miles.

Mainers ‘hitting the job search hard’ – Bangor Daily News

 Mainers ‘hitting the job search hard’ – Bangor Daily News.

Fort Fairfield group closely tied to Haiti community – Bangor Daily News

Fort Fairfield group closely tied to Haiti community – Bangor Daily News.

NAACP to raise funds for Haiti through year | Portland Press Herald

 NAACP to raise funds for Haiti through year | Portland Press Herald.

Maine man evacuated to Dominican Republic | Portland Press Herald

 Maine man evacuated to Dominican Republic | Portland Press Herald.

How to help | Portland Press Herald

 How to help | Portland Press Herald.