A lifelong Mainer and graduate of Lisbon High School, Seth Koenig has nearly a decade of professional journalism experience and has won numerous awards for coverage of arts, business and ethnic diversity. In 2009, Seth was named Journalist of the Year by both the Maine Press Association and the New England Newspaper & Press Association, whose judges called his work “refreshingly honest and compelling” as well as “insightful and relevant to his community.” In 2014, the Maine Press Association named Seth the state’s top news blogger for “Seth and the City.” Seth has been with the Bangor Daily News since 2011, after previous stints with The Times Record of Brunswick and The Forecaster in Falmouth, among other newspapers.
Seth has nearly a decade of professional journalism experience and writes about the greater Portland region.Follow @SethKoenig
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