Brian MacQuarrie

MacQuarrie covers breaking news and feature stories throughout New England for the Globe, where he has worked since 1987. His work also has taken him to Afghanistan and Iraq several times, and across the United States as a roving National reporter. MacQuarrie is a graduate of Colby College and the University of Missouri.

Latest stories

Some Mainers think it’s time for LePage to go

By , Globe Staff

The Maine governor’s latest controversy, a profane message left on the voicemail of a Democratic legislator, is the last straw, they said.

Long journey home, by motorcycle, for Maine Civil War vet

By , Globe Staff

Private Jewett Williams’ ashes were discovered in an Oregon insane asylum.

Town again defers action on Muslim cemetery

By , Globe Staff

The proposal has spurred lawsuits and an investigation by the US Attorney’s office.

High school soccer players plant the seeds of harmony

By , Globe Staff

Amid the heated political rhetoric, the Africans who dominate Lewiston High’s squad are helping to build ties between newcomers and longtime residents.