Stories about Rangeley

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Hazardous waste collection set for Franklin County

The annual Household Hazardous Waste collection events for Franklin County residents are scheduled for September.  Residents may dispose of their toxic and hazardous wastes at the following locations: * Kingfield: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7, Transfer Station, 304 Lex...

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George A. Roth Sr.

WESTBROOK — George Arthur Roth Sr., 76, of Rangeley, passed comfortably Monday, Aug. 27, at the Springbrook Center, after a short, but intense battle with cancer. He was born Dec. 5, 1935, in Brooklyn, N.Y., to George and Grace (Lawless) Roth. George graduated from St. John’s P...

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Girls' soccer preview

Class A Oxford Hills and Mt. Blue squared off in a nail-biter of an Eastern A quarterfinal game last fall. The Vikings came out on top. Both teams should be in the playoff mix again this year. Oxford Hills has a solid core returning. Mt. Blue continues to creep up the KVAC and Easte...

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Community breakfast Sept. 5 RANGELEY — The next Ladies/Community Breakfast with everyone invited to attend will be from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5, at Country Club Inn, Country Club Road off Mingo Loop Road. Anyone with a special dietary need should ...

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Boys' Soccer Season Overview

Class A Lewiston has won two straight KVAC titles but suffered tough losses in the tournament the last two seasons. The Blue Devils lost some all-star talent including much of its defense, but could r...

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Rangeley school board greets students from Spain

RANGELEY — Eight high school exchange students from Spain came to the School board's Aug. 28 meeting and were introduced by Spanish teacher Katie Philbrick. The five girls and three boys, accompanied by their chaperone, arrived from Madrid last Sunday evening, and were treated to a p...

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Rangeley's 3-year Deer Forage Project aids local deer recovery

A deer browses in one of 35 manmade, high-protein food plots in the Rangeley region, thanks to the Rangeley Region Guides & Sportsmen's Association's Deer Forage Project. The three-year community partnership project was created to address the sharp decline of the area deer herd. 1

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VFW chicken barbecue Aug. 31 JAY — Jay VFW Post 3335 will hold a chicken barbecue at 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 31, at 64 Jewell St. $8, eat in or takeout. For information call 897-5112. Whitney Lodge open house CANTON — Whitney Lodge 16...

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Logging Museum dedicates new Rodney Richard wood carving exhibit

RANGELEY — On Aug. 11, an enthusiastic crowd gathered at the Rangeley Lakes Region Logging Museum to welcome the wood carving “Jerome, the Indian” to its new home. Carved in 1975 by retired logger Rodney Richard Sr. of Rangeley, the “Indian” graced Fitzy&rsquo...

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Rumford Riders meet today RUMFORD — The new Rumford Riders ATV Club will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 27, upstairs at Sam's. Supper will be served before the meeting. Everyone is welcome. Horseshoe tournament FARMINGTON — The sixth...