OUTDOORS IN MAINE by V. Paul Reynolds: Hunting access issues

By V. Paul Reynolds The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife has had a landowner-relations arm since the mid 1990s. Back then, Game Warden…

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Inaugural Rangeley Birding Festival planned for June

RANGELEY — Rangeley Lakes Heritage Trust, along with co-sponsor Maine Audubon, will hold the inaugural Rangeley Birding Festival from June 7 to 9. The festival…

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OUTDOORS IN MAINE by V. Paul Reynolds: Is salmon recovery worth it?

By V. Paul Reynolds Nothing gets an angler’s heart pumping faster than the sight of an airborne Atlantic salmon dancing atop the water on a…

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OUTDOORS IN MAINE by V. Paul Reynolds: Fisherman? Fisher? The debate rages

By V. Paul Reynolds A “fisherman” I have always been, and a “fisherman” I will always be, until I join my late fishing friend Wiggie…

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Maine hikes author Westrich to present slideshow at Carrabassett Valley library

CARRABASSETT VALLEY — Outdoors author Greg Westrich will present a slideshow and talk on his “Top Ten Maine Hikes” at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, March 16,…

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Western Maine Audubon will host bird migration expert March 13

FARMINGTON — Herb Wilson will present data and insight resulting from his citizen science projectat 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 13,at the Robert’s Learning Center, University…

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Orphaned bear cub doing well with new family, Maine IF&W biologists report

AUGUSTA — An orphaned bear cub from Caribou that was rescued by the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife last April and placed with…

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Skowhegan sets world record for moose calling

SKOWHEGAN — The town and Main Street Skowhegan recently announced confirmation from Guinness World Records that Skowhegan has set the world record for the most…

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Maine free fishing weekend is Feb 16, 17

AUGUSTA — The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife has announced that during free fishing weekend, any person may fish for free without a…

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Bridgton Easy Riders hit the trail in Millinocket for annual trip

By Bill Pries BRIDGTON — The Bridgton Easy Riders Snowmobile Club went its annual club trip the first week of February, and 30 members took…

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