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Logging museum to dedicate artwork

RANGELEY – The Rangeley Logging Museum will host a dedication ceremony on Saturday, Aug. 11 from 9:30 AM to 10:00 AM to celebrate a new donation of artwork to the Museum. This dedication is for the well-known, life-sized carved figure, “Jerome, the Indian”, an early carving by the Museum’s founder, Rodney C. Richard, Sr. from

A sincere ‘thank-you’ for making the festival a success

A special note of thanks to all those who helped make our Rangeley Lakes Region Logging Festival and parade a huge success this year. A two-day event takes legions of volunteers and many hours of behind-the-scenes preparation that often go unrewarded. Add to that the generous donations of materials, sponsorships and other miscellaneous items from area businesses and more

Owl workshop cancelled

RANGELEY — The Owl presentation with Jennifer Perry, originally scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 12 at the Wilhelm Reich Museum in Rangeley, has been cancelled. For an update of currently scheduled programs, call the museum at 864-3443.

Public bean supper slated

RANGELEY — The Rangeley Lakes Post 120 of the American Legion will hold a public bean supper Saturday, Aug. 18 from 5 p.m. until sold out at the Masonic Hall downtown. The meal will consist of baked beans, hot dogs, biscuits, coleslaw and desserts

Rangeley Lakes Society Meets August 15th

RANGELEY — The Rangeley Region High School cafeteria will be the place to be on Wednesday evening at 7PM as four senior citizens will gather to discuss their memories of Rangeley in the 1940s and 1950s. Life was much slower then as summer residents mingled with the locals and the summer help at the various hotels and more

Public hearing set on proposed campground, residential subdivision

Donna M. Perry Special to the Irregular RANGELEY — State land use regulators have set a public hearing for Thursday, Aug. 30, for a proposed 28-lot residential subdivision along County Road in Dallas Plantation and a proposed 30-site recreation vehicle campground, adjacent to the subdivision, in Sandy River more

Logging museum dedicates ‘Jerome, the Indian’

Logging museum dedicates ‘Jerome, the Indian’

RANGELEY — The Rangeley Lakes Region Logging Museum will host a dedication ceremony Saturday, Aug. 11 from 9:30 to 10 a.m. to celebrate a new donation of artwork to the more

Downeast Brass comes to Rangeley

Downeast Brass comes to Rangeley

RANGELEY — Rangeley Friends of the Arts, the Oquossoc Lady and Loon Lodge will bring Downeast Brass to Rangeley for a unique evening Thursday, Aug. 16. Prior to arriving at the Loon Lodge dock aboard the historic boat the Oquossoc Lady for an 8:15 p.m. public concert, the brass quintet will stop at several private parties along the lake more

‘Dancing to the Classics’ coming to Reich museum

‘Dancing to the Classics’ coming to Reich museum

RANGELEY — The Wilhelm Reich Museum’s Conference Center on Dodge Pond Road will offer evening of music that brings back memories of listening to one’s old transistor radio tucked close to the pillow Monday, Aug. 13 at 7 more

Bluegrass Festival loaded with talent

By Heidi Murphy Irregular Staff SANDY RIVER PLANTATION – The buzz about The Third Annual Saddleback Mountain Bluegrass Festival is that this year’s two-day event features a line-up that is loaded with more