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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.  Email:

GenoTV, the Downeast Maine channel includes programming from Winter Harbor to Eastport and can be viewed on Channel 5.  VisitorNetworkTV is half Nantucket/Cape Cod and half Downeast Maine.

The Lubec area is served by several regional newspapers from 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 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 
Event email:

The Bangor Daily News also covers Downeast Maine. Toll-free in Maine: 800.432.7964  or  207.990.8000