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May 30, 2020

AUGUSTA – This weekend is Maine’s free fishing weekend and the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife is encouraging everyone to get outside and enjoy a day fishing with family or friends on one of Maine’s many waters. Free fishing weekend takes place on Saturday, May 30 and Sunday, May 31, 2020 and any […]

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Rangeley Lakes Chamber of Commerce accepting submission of photos of the Rangeley Lakes Area for 2021 Calendar

RANGELEY – The Rangeley Lakes Chamber of Commerce is inviting the public to submit photos of the Rangeley region to be considered for inclusion in The Rangeley Lakes Chamber of Commerce 2021 calendar. The Chamber is seeking photos that represent the best of the Rangeley region throughout the four seasons. All photos should be submitted […]

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The complicated and delicate inner workings of a dandelion puff or pappus. (Photographed by Jane Naliboff)

Maine Warden Service urges boaters to stay safe, practice appropriate social distancing

AUGUSTA – Memorial Day Weekend marks the beginning of the boating season in Maine for many, and the Maine Warden Service is urging all boaters to wear your life jacket, boat safely, and maintain proper social distancing while out on the water. “Many people like to enjoy Memorial Day Weekend out on Maine’s waters,” said […]

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