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Avoiding Alcohol When Riding…. Yes, But Ability And Knowledge Of Snowmobiling Is Also Critical To Safety

Avoiding Alcohol When Riding…. Yes, But Ability And Knowledge Of Snowmobiling Is Also Critical To Safety

| February 11, 2014

With all of the snowmobile accidents Game Wardens dealt with this weekend, safety is certainly an issue they are wanting to emphasize.  But being responsible is one way to be safe…. The ability to ride is another. “Snowmobiling is fun and it attracts many tourists to the area, but it can dangerous and sometimes deadly. […]

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Rain effects Winter Sports Businesses

Rain effects Winter Sports Businesses

| January 12, 2014

Over the weekend many spots in the County got over an inch of rain. This kind of weather is not ideal for winter sports businesses.  All of that rain has created a problem here at Quoggy Jo Ski Center, where they had to close their doors this weekend due to snow thawing on the mountain. […]

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Snowmobilers Beware, Ice Is Not Fair

Snowmobilers Beware, Ice Is Not Fair

| January 28, 2013

Open channels of water are still in many areas which is why game wardens hope that snowmobilers take extra precaution.  Knowing the area is the first thing a snowmobiler should look into before riding in it.

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The County Gets National Press

The County Gets National Press

| October 5, 2012

Aroostook County has been featured in two different national magazines for snowmobiling. NewsSource 8 reporter Kelly O’Mara has local reaction to this national press.

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