Stories about Rangeley

7:40pm

Rangeley board sees Fire Department's work

RANGELEY — The Rangeley Fire Department showed selectmen Tuesday pictures of a highway collision and a house fire to demonstrate firefighters' expertise and the success of their recent training. Fire Chief Tim Pellerin prepared the PowerPoint presentation, which showed a collision be...

11:28am

Rangeley house fire ruled arson

RANGELEY — A state fire investigator said Tuesday that someone intentionally set the fire that destroyed a two-story log vacation home on Furbish Road last week. “We have investigated the origin and cause. The origin is in the basement and the cause was intentional human elemen...

11:58am

Rangeley fire investigation turned over to Maine investigators

RANGELEY — The Office of the State Fire Marshal is investigating the cause of a fire that destroyed a Massachusetts couple's two-story log home at 3 Furbish Road on Thursday morning, fire Chief Tim Pellerin said Friday. “The property was insured, but will be a total loss due to...

3:41pm

Fire destroys vacation retreat home in Rangeley

RANGELEY — About 35 firefighters from five departments fought a Thursday morning fire that destroyed a two-story log home at 3 Furbish Road. State fire investigators are helping Rangeley fire Chief Tim Pellerin to determine the cause. There were no injuries. However, a couple of...

7:40pm

Rangeley school board approves Outing Club trip

RANGELEY — The RSU 78 board Tuesday approved three overnight trips for students. Middle school teacher and Outing Club sponsor Lucy Simonds presented details of the club's overnight snowshoe trek to the Poplar Stream hut, operated by Maine Huts and Trails. Simonds said the trip, sche...

9:40pm Sun Journal

H.S. girls' basketball: Rangeley takes out Richmond

RICHMOND — When Heidi Deery called a time out midway through the second quarter Tuesday, she wasn't hoping to give her team a round of pats on the back. She gave her club a fiery pep talk and sent them on their way, hoping for improved results after a slow start. Her halftime ...

9:30pm Sun Journal

H.S. boys' basketball: Richmond pulls away from Rangeley

RICHMOND — Still basking in the glow of Friday's stunning win over Forest Hills, the Richmond boys' basketball team had to recharge its batteries for another challenge Tuesday. The Bobcats faced a young Rangeley club and did so without the shooting prowess it displayed in the win ove...

8:10pm

Man accused of assaulting Rangeley police officer

RANGELEY — A local man accused of assaulting a police officer is due to be arraigned at a Farmington court on Jan. 15, police Chief Dennis Leahy said. Jesse Guyette, 29, of Rangeley was arrested on a charge of assault on an officer on Dec. 28 after police and NorthStar EMS ambulance ...

12:00am

Briefly - Franklin County

Free Loaves & Fishes lunch FARMINGTON — A free Loaves & Fishes fish chowder lunch will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. every Wednesday, from Jan. 8 through March 26, at Trinity United Methodist Church, Farmington Falls Road. All are welcome. ...

12:00am

Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests were recently logged at Franklin County Detention Center: * Joshua Rivere, 25, Stratton, warrant – theft of lost, mislaid or misdelivered property, Dec. 23, $300 bail, court appearance Feb. 12, Rangeley Police Department. * Brian A. Noe...