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News Media for Lubec, Maine

Area TV and Newspapers

Quoddy TV

Lubec's local cable TV station, on Time Warner cable channel 7.


The Lubec area is served by several regional newspapers from Cutler, Eastport, Machias, and Calais.

The Quoddy Tides, published in Eastport on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of each month, can be reached at (207) 853-4806 or

The Downeast Coastal Press, is published once a week on Tuesday in Cutler and can be reached at 207-259-7751 or at

The Machias Valley News Observer, published weekly on Wednesday, has been serving Washington County since 1852. It is an amalgamation of four newspapers, two of which, the Union and the Republican, pre-date the Civil War. The paper became the Union-Republican in 1924, the Machias Valley News in 1930, and, with the absorption of the Addison Observer in 1932, the Machias Valley News Observer. It can be reached at (207) 255-6561 or

The Calais Advertiser, published weekly on Thursday in Calais, can be reached at 207-454-3561 or 
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The Bangor Daily News also covers Downeast Maine. Toll-free in Maine: 800.432.7964  or  207.990.8000