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The Newspapers

Newspaper Subscriptions

The Ellsworth American and Mount Desert Islander offer a variety of subscription and delivery options, please select the item below that best suits your needs.

Digital Delivery - Read the newspaper on your computer.

A digital copy of the newspaper is available each Wednesday afternoon.  The digital edition only requires an up-to-date web browser, like Safari, Chrome, FireFox or Internet Explorer.

If you are using a mobile device, apps are available in the iTunes store and in the Google Play store.

To subscribe or access your digital subscription click the newspaper below.

Mail Delivery – Mailed via the United States Post Office

The newspaper is mailed each Wednesday afternoon from the post office in Ellsworth, Maine.

To subscribe or renew your mail subscription click the newspaper below.

If you have any questions about newspaper delivery please contact Deborah Tucker at (207) 667-2576 or via e-mail at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .