Stories about Rangeley

12:00am Sun Journal

Western Class D softball: Lakers, Bucks looking to move up

Buckfield and Rangeley should be in contention in Western D once again. Both the Bucks and Lakers lost in the semifinals last spring. Buckfield was the fourth seed after going 6-10. The Bucks expect to improve on that with eight seniors returning. The Bucks are led by Kelly Charity, McKayl...

12:00am Sun Journal

Rangeley softball preview

Coach: Ashley Quimby (fourth year) Last year’s record: 7-7, lost in Western D semifinal Returning letter-winners: Senior — Tori Letarte SS; Juniors — Taylor Esty P, Seve Deery-Deraps OF/3B, Valerie Roy-Lessard OF; ...

9:00pm

Rangeley arts group told event would violate will of park's donor

RANGELEY — Rangeley Friends of the Arts' withdrew its request to hold two shows in Lakeside Park after selectmen advised Tuesday that it would violate the will of Harry A. Furbish, the land's donor. The board sought a legal opinion from the Maine Municipal Association. Furbish...

12:00am

Unity College honors list for fall 2013

UNITY — Several Maine residents have been named to the dean’s list for the fall semester 2013 at Unity College. Jessica Kowalski ’14, an adventure based-environmental education major from Brunswick. She is a graduate of Robert E Fitch Sen...

12:00am

New England School of Communications honors list

BANGOR — The New England School of Communications has announced the honors list for fall 2013. NESCom offers Bachelor of Science degrees in communications technology, entertainment production and in media studies. Honors list Hanson Gorham of R...

2:03pm

Rangeley fire chief to testify in D.C. on Lac-Megantic tragedy

The chaos and fire were unlike anything Tim Pellerin had seen in his 34-year career. After making the two-hour drive in July 2013 to help devastated Lac-Megantic, Quebec, following a major crude-oil train derailment there, the Rangeley Fire Department and other Western Maine crews found al...

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Presentation, social in Industry INDUSTRY — There will be a presentation by the Norlands from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Thursday, April 10, in Industry Town Hall. The presentation follows the Community Kitchen social, which begins at 10 a.m. and includes lunch. T...

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Rumford Seniors lunch, bus trip PERU — Rumford Seniors will have a luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday, April 7, at the old Peru School. Menu is meatloaf, macaroni and cheese, mixed vegetables, drink and dessert for $4.50. The public is welcome. Take...

6:41am

Franklin County woman gets 4-plus years for Kingfield pharmacy robbery

BANGOR (AP) — A Franklin County woman has been sentenced to more than four years in federal prison for robbing a Kingfield pharmacy of prescription medication last year. Michelle Wilcox, from East Central Franklin township, was sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court in Bango...

7:40pm

Rangeley tables decision on art show permit

RANGELEY — Selectmen Chairman Dave Burgess on Tuesday tabled discussion on a request for an art show and sale in Lakeside Park until the town gets advice from the Maine Municipal Association. A large and vocal crowd attended Tuesday's selectmen meeting to support Rangeley Friends of ...