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Oquossoc Day a show of Patriotism (and Patriots-ism)

Oquossoc Day a show of Patriotism (and Patriots-ism)

By Dee Menear Irregular Staff Writer OQUOSSOC — Red, white and blue were on proud display for the 12th annual Oquossoc Day Saturday, Aug 19. The annual day-long community festival is a celebration of artists, food and fun that takes place both on land and water.read more

Thousands of soccer fans gather at Mt Abram

Thousands of soccer fans gather at Mt Abram

SALEM — The ninth annual Western Mountain 7v7 Soccer Classic was played July 28 to 30 at Mt Abram High School. The event saw 38 teams from all over the state of Maine from Eastport to Sanford. Mt Blue Girls fielded two teams as did the Mt Abram boys. Mt Abram girls also entered a team in the tournament.

Author Paul Doiron returns to OSHM

Author Paul Doiron returns to OSHM

OQUOSSOC — Award-winning novelist Paul Doiron will return to the Outdoor Sporting Heritage Museum in Saturday, Aug. 12 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.read more

Enhance your fish and forest habitat

RANGELEY — A free technical training workshop will be held Tuesday, Aug. 8 at the Maine Forestry Museum in Rangeley. This workshop will focus on the proper installation and maintenance of road and stream crossing structures to prevent erosion and to enhance water quality and fish passage.read more

Outdoor Sporting Heritage Day celebrates the bow and arrow

Outdoor Sporting Heritage Day celebrates the bow and arrow

OQUOSSOC — Tuesday, Aug. 8, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Rangeley Region Guides’ and Sportsmen’s Association will host its annual Outdoor Sporting Heritage Day at the clubhouse on Old Skiway Road.

Shriners golf tourney on tap

RANGELEY — The 23rd annual Western Mountain Shrine Club Golf Tournament will be held at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 11 at Mingo Springs Golf Course. Men, women or mixed foursomes are welcome. Mingo non-members pay a $70 greens/cart fee and $20 entry into prize pool.

RRG&SA annual cookout, silent auction, open house

OQUOSSOC — Thursday, Aug. 17, the Rangeley Region Guides and Sportsmen’s Association will host its annual cookout, silent auction and facilities open house. From 2 to 4 p.m., the outdoor shooting ranges and kids’ fishing pond will be open and staffed by experts to offer instruction and/or tips to improve outdoor skills.read more

‘Sportsmen and Maine Sporting Tradition: A 3D Historical Experience’

‘Sportsmen and Maine Sporting Tradition: A 3D Historical Experience’

OQUOSSOC — Have you ever wondered what it was like to explore Maine’s great outdoors in the 19th century?read more

Calling all boys and girls

Calling all boys and girls

DALLAS PLANTATION — The Maine Forestry Museum (formerly The Rangeley Lakes Region Logging Museum) invites every girl and boy aged 6 to 8 to sign up for the Little Miss and Mister Woodchip Contest to be held July 28 at 7 p.m. at the Forestry Museum grounds at 221 Stratton Road. The Woodchip program is part of the museum’s 37th annual Logging Festival, July 28 and 29.read more

Rangeley chamber Golf Classic details announced

RANGELEY — The Rangeley Lakes Chamber of Commerce recently announced details of its upcoming 24th annual Rangeley Lakes Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic. The event will be held Aug. 16 with a 1 p.m. shotgun start (rain date Aug.

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