West Saddleback Connector celebrated

By BJ Bangs Irregular Staff Writer RANGELEY — Maine rejects the policy of pitting the environment against the economy because in Maine, the environment is the economy, Sen. Susan Collins said to about 50 people attending the celebration of the West Saddleback Connector, opening up the Appalachian Trail crossing to ATVs and other hiking trails last weekend

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West Saddleback Connector celebrated

New trail connector on Saddleback Mountain opened

RANGELEY – The State of Maine recently created a new multi-use regional trail connector on the west slope of Saddleback Mountain after resolving crossing issues of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail with the National Park Service. The new “West Saddleback Connector” will serve snowmobile and ATV riders, hikers, and other backcountry recreational users traveling through

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RLHT adds 175 acres to its conservation efforts

RANGELEY — The Rangeley Lakes Heritage Trust recently announced the purchase of 175 acres on the west shore of Hunter Cove on Rangeley Lake. read more

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RLHT adds 175 acres to its conservation efforts

LaGrange Man Suffers Serious Injuries While Turkey Hunting

MAINE DEPARTMENT OF INLAND FISHERIES AND WILDLIFE MAINE WARDEN SERVICE MEDIA: For more information, contact IF&W spokesperson Deborah Turcotte at 592-1164 Adam Jewell, 30, of LaGrange, suffered serious injuries to his face, neck and the left side of his torso today (May 11, 2010) when he was hit by pellets while turkey hunting at approximately 7 a.m.

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