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Digital Delivery 2.0

The Mount Desert Islander is now available in new and improved digital format!


  • Published online Wednesday evenings
    Our online edition is available just hours after press time. You could only get it sooner if you paid $52 a year and lived in downtown Ellsworth.
  • Read the whole newspaper in its original format
    The entire newspaper, including classifieds and special sections, is available. Read the paper page by page.
  • Fully Searchable
    Looking for a particular piece of information? Search by name, word or phrase and you are directed to the pages of the newspaper(s) that meet your search criteria
  • Archives
    Access to issues of the newspaper published after Jan. 1, 2009 are available for your reading and searching pleasure.
  • Green
    No paper or ink needed to deliver your weekly dose of news from Hancock County, Maine. No more storing or recycling old issues.
  • Price
    At $52.00 a year on the newsstand and $39.00 a year for a subscription mailed in Hancock County, the new online edition is an incredible bargain.

Subscription Rates

  • One Year:      $28.95
  • One Month:     $3.75

Sign up now and get immediate access to the current issue!

The Mount Desert Islander is located at 310 Main Street in Bar Harbor, Maine.  For more information please contact us at (207) 288-0556 or e-mail info@mdislander.com

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