Stories about Carrabassett Valley


Carrabassett Valley re-elects town officials, backs Sugarbowl

CARRABASSETT VALLEY -  Townspeople passed all 59 articles and re-elected town officials during Wednesday's annual town meeting and elections. Voters approved the town's involvement in the application for a $300,000 Economic Development grant through the State of Maine Community Develo...


Maine unlikely to charge teen skier for search and rescue

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — It does not appear the Maine Warden Service or Sugarloaf will charge the family of Massachusetts skier Nicholas Joy for costs related to the search for him, an official said. The 17-year-old Medford, Mass., skier apparently went out of bounds off the Timberline ...


Missing Sugarloaf skier found alive

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — Search teams found 17-year-old Nicholas Joy alive this morning, after he had been missing since Sunday afternoon. Joy was found near the Caribou Pond Road, off the western side of Sugarloaf Mountain. 1


Search ongoing for missing skier at Sugarloaf

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — Sugarloaf ski patrollers are currently working with Maine Game Wardens to search for a 17-year-old male skier who was reported missing Sunday afternoon. The skier was last seen near the Timberline trail on the west side of the mountain, and was reported missing ...


Maine Huts & Trails present Ski Marathon & Tour

Maine Huts & Trails Present 5th Annual Ski Marathon & Tour What: Maine Huts & Trails’ 5th Annual Ski Marathon & Tour will be taking place on Sunday, March 17th. A point-to-point race/tour through the hills of Western Maine, the event will feature 3 different distances...


CVA scholarship fundraiser a success

CVA scholarship fundraiser a success CARRABASSETT VALLEY, Maine - Carrabassett Valley Academy held its annual Big Raffle and Auction on Saturday, February 23. The event raised over $40,000 to support scholarships for CVA students. Despite a light but persistent snowfall, turnout was excell...


Plymouth State University dean's, president's lists

PLYMOUTH, NH (02/13/2013)(readMedia)-- The following students have been named to Plymouth State University's President's List. To be named to the President's List, a student must achieve a grade point average of 3.7 or better for the fall 2012 semester and must have attempted at least 12 credit h...


Kents Hill School honor roll

KENTS HILL — The following area students were named to the Honor Roll for the Fall Trimester at Kents Hill School. Names marked with an asterisk also received effort honors recognition. Highest honors: Luke D. Arsenault, Manchester*; Laura M. MacDonald, Hallowell*; A...


Raffle, auction benefit CVA scholarships

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — On Saturday, Feb. 23, Carrabassett Valley Academy will hold its annual Big Raffle and Auction at the Sugarloaf Inn from 6 to 9 p.m. As in years past, the highlight of the evening will be the drawing for the $10,000 grand prize winner, but this year’s event will a...


Blind athlete Weihenmayer to attend New England Blind/Visually Impaired Ski Fest at Sugarloaf

CARRABASSETT VALLEY —  Legendary blind athlete Erik Weihenmayer will attend the second annual New England Blind/Visually Impaired Ski Festival on Sunday through Thursday, Feb. 10-14, at Sugarloaf ski resort. Hosted by Maine Adaptive Sports ...