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Small business workshop draws a crowd in Rangeley

RANGELEY – The Rangeley Region Economic Opportunity Committee, in conjunction with the U.S. Small Business Administration, hosted a workshop “Resources to Start or Grow Your Own Small Business” at the Rangeley Town Office on Jan. 31. The event was created to help those who are interested in starting their own business find the resources they […]

New IFW Regional Fisheries Biologist to speak

OQUOSSOC — The Rangeley Region Guides & Sportsmen’s Association will hold its monthly membership meeting Thursday, Feb. 15, at its clubhouse on Old Skiway Road. The potluck dinner will start at 5:30 p.m.

New IFW Regional Fisheries Biologist to speak at February Meeting

The Rangeley Region Guides & Sportsmen’s Association will hold its monthly membership meeting on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at our clubhouse on Old Skiway Road in Oquossoc.

Our potluck dinner will start at 5:30 PM, followed by a brief business meeting. This month, RRG&SA is pleased to welcome David Howatt, the new DIFW Regional Fisheries Biologist for the Rangeley Lakes Region. Although new to the position, Dave is no stranger to the area. Born and raised in Farmington, he graduated from the University of Maine in 1986. He has worked as a full time biology specialist for DIFW since 1992, before assuming his current position in November, 2017. David will talk about current fishery management strategies for our large lakes and small ponds. He is looking forward to hearing questions and concerns from those in attendance.

As always, the public is invited to attend these meetings and educational programs.

MDIFW Information &Education Director to speak at January meeting.

The Rangeley Region Guides’ and Sportsmen’s Association will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday, January 18, 2018 at our clubhouse on Old Skiway Road in Oquossoc. Our potluck dinner starts at 5:30 PM, followed by a brief business meeting, then our guest speaker. RRG&SA is pleased to welcome award winning Maine Guide, and current DIFW Information and Education director, Bonnie Holding as our guest speaker. Bonnie will share with us a new DIFW initiative called R3-recruit, retain, reactivate. This new program’s success will depend on collaboration with clubs and organizations such as RRG&SA. The public is always welcomed to attend our meetings and educational programs.

Bonnie Holding to speak at RRG&SA meeting

OQUOSSOC — The Rangeley Region Guides’ and Sportsmen’s Association will hold its monthly meeting Thursday, Jan. 18, at its clubhouse on Old Skiway Road. The potluck dinner starts at 5:30 p.m., followed by a brief business meeting and then the guest speaker.read more

Rangeley Historical Society receives $10,000 grant

RANGELEY- The Rangeley Lakes Region Historical Society has received a generous $10,000 grant from the H. King & Jean Cummings Charitable Fund. This grant, sponsored by the Maine Community Foundation, will help the Society by ensuring the position of a joint curator to work between the Historical Society’s two museums, the Rangeley History Museum and […]

RFA annual meeting open to public

RANGELEY — The Rangeley Friends of the Arts will hold its Annual Meeting Monday, Dec. 11 at 5 p.m. at the RFA Lakeside Theater, 2493 Main Street. The public is invited to attend to learn about the RFA and its mission

Bulldozer arson leads to arrest

SANDY RIVER PLANTATION – A Rangeley man has been arrested and charged with arson after he allegedly burned a bulldozer stolen from a local business. Both pieces of equipment were owned by Randy Cousineau of Strong. According to Fire Marshal’s Office Sgt. Joel Davis, additional charges against other individuals are anticipated. Franklin County Sheriff’s Office […]

Expanded and faster internet in Franklin County update

FRANKLIN COUNTY — In January, a collection of committed community and economic development groups throughout the county (The Opportunity Center of North Franklin County, Greater Franklin Development Council, Androscoggin Valley Council of Governments, The Rangeley Economic Opportunity Committee, and the Sandy River Business Association) pulled together to apply for state funds to support read more

Oquossoc Country Suites is open for business

Oquossoc Country Suites is open for business

OQUOSSOC — Oquossoc Country Suites opened its doors Friday, July 20 having held an open house July 19 with over 100 locals, business owners, friends and family coming out for the special event. Everyone got to meet the owners: Leon Narbonne and Erin Lavallee of Cape Cod, Mass., and the manager, Amber Gellman of Stratton.read more

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