Stories about Carrabassett Valley

Snowshoe shuffle at Sugarloaf benefits cancer centers

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — This year's Sugarloaf Charity Summit kicks off with the Snowshoe Shuffle at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 30, at the Sugarloaf Outdoor Center. All proceeds from Charity Summit events benefit the Maine Cancer Foundation and the Martha B. Webber Breast Care Center. ...

Sugarloaf grooming equipment goes pink for charity summit

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — Sugarloaf unveiled the newest piece of its grooming fleet Friday, a shiny 2014 Prinoth Bison-X snowcat painted bright pink. The resort ordered the cat last summer and had it painted pink in support of the 

Well done: Students honored for achievements

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Kristen Lavallee of Lisbon has enrolled in Rochester Institute of Technology's National Technical Institute for the Deaf, the nation's first and largest technological college for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. She is a graduate of Model Secondar...

Savvy Caregiver Training classes to be held throughout region

LEWISTON — SeniorsPlus will hold Savvy Caregiver 1 training sessions in Androscoggin, Franklin and Oxford counties. This training helps those caring for a family member with dementia to learn how to take care of themselves, reduce stress and communicate more easily with their loved o...

Sugarloaf opens for ski season

CARRABASSETT VALLEY (AP) — Maine's Sugarloaf ski resort is opening for its 63rd season. The largest ski area east of the Rocky Mountains will open Friday thanks to the chilly temperatures in the teens and low 20s this week. It will be open seven days a week. Sugarloaf e...

Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests were recently logged at Franklin County Detention Center: * Ramsey Bean, 34, Carthage, warrant for assault, Nov. 12, $250 cash, court appearance Jan. 8, Franklin County Sheriff's Department. * Justin Ross, 36, Wilton, warrant – acquirin...

Land deal allows Sugarloaf to open ‘most challenging terrain’

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — Skiers and snowboarders will have exciting new terrain to explore at Sugarloaf this season, thanks to a land deal with Plum Creek Timber Company that will allow the resort to open new section of the mountain. The land acquisition was completed this summer, bring...

CVA to host open house, new academic center opening

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — On Saturday, Oct. 12, Carrabassett Valley Academy and the greater Carrabassett Valley community will come together to celebrate the many exciting initiatives taking shape at CVA, including the opening of their new academic center. The public is invited to attend...

CVA ski sale is Oct. 12