Letter to the Editor: Err on side of caution with wind power project

I encourage all residents and tax-payers in the River Valley area to attend the March 10th supper and DEP meeting regarding Patriot Renewables permit application to build an industrial wind development on Saddleback Mountain. This issue is not just about Saddleback and Carthage. Nor is it just about Colonel Holman Mountain or any one single

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Back from the dead…

ski treks. As a writer and avid skier, I have meetings and social trips in the planning stages.

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Peak foliage color arrives in western Maine

RUMFORD — Foliage color is now peaking in the River Valley area and spreading through the lakes and mountains region of western Maine, according to the fourth fall foliage report from the Maine Department of Conservation. Forest rangers in the tracking zone covering Bethel, Rangeley,..

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Bluegrass Fest over the top

By Heidi Murphy Irregular Staff SANDY RIVER PLANTATION — The Saddleback Mountain Bluegrass Festival was such a blazing success that organizers have announced that it will become an annual event –-most likely developing into a two-day festival.

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