Stories about Rangeley

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...

5:40pm

Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests recentlywere logged at Franklin County Detention Center: * Kevin Kelly, 38, Wilton, failure to pay fines, fees, Dec. 26, released on payment plan, by Wilton Police Department. * Laurie Leadbetter, 49, Jay, driving under the influence, Dec. 28...

5:50pm

Rumford snowmobile trails need more snow for good riding; Rangeley trails 'quite good'

RUMFORD —  Members of the Rumford Polar Bears Snowmobile Club remain optimistic that they'll have a good riding season to offer sledders in 2014 on nearly 90 miles of trail. All they need is 10 to 15 inches of snowfall to create go...

11:31am Sun Journal

Capable coaching: Clark perseveres

It didn’t take long for Matt Clark to get into coaching. A multi-sport athlete at Rangeley Lakes Regional School, he began working at his alma mater. During his first year there — 1977 — the boys’ middle school basketball coaching position opened. “I wa...

12:00am

Thift Shoppe needs volunteers

The shop will be closed Dec. 24 RANGELEY — The Episcopal Church Women of the Church of the Good Shepherd Thrift Shoppe continue to thank all who make donations and volunteer the time, energy and expertise required to continue this outreach in the community. Th...