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Time Warner Cable now fully Digital

Time Warner Cable has now done away with the analog signal in our area. So, that means the only way to recieve WSKI TV 17 is with a free digital adapter box. If you have an HD ready television you should be all set. If not, you’ll need the digital adapter. To order your free digital […]

Rangeley Lakes Heritage Trust

Brittney welcomed another Western Mountains of Maine favorite for the ‘Love the Outdoors Lifestyle’ Cause, Bill Pierce, Director of Development with the Rangeley Lakes Heritage Trust on our live show the Mountain Report. Bill always has great info on the fabulous goals & accomplishments of this group, currently celebrating 21 Years of Commitment to Conservation & […]

Maine's Winter Special Olympics

This footage from the 42nd Annual Special Olympics Maine Winter Games in 2011 is a reminder to get cooking for the HUGE Community Supper Sunday night Jan. 29 when more than 500 athletes from 80 Maine communities will gather to compete in the 43rd Annual Special Olympics Maine Winter Games at Sugarloaf on Monday & Tuesday, […]

January 20th Surprise Powder Day

A predicted 2-4″ of snow ended up being more like 8-10″ of light fluffy snow. So we grabbed the GoPros and hit it hard. Enjoy!

Let the Video do the Talking!

A bit of new snow goes a LONG way! The skiing & riding is super thanks to snowmakers AND finally some help from the skies, too! Who needs to tell you? Just watch the vid & see for yourself! Come out & play!

WSKI's Chief Technical Director takes us for a ride!

A little new snow & a lot of snowmaking make for a good day to be at Sugarloaf, & Andy’s Go Pro let’s you see for yourselves as he rides up Skyline & tele -skis down! It’s going to be a great weekend with nice temps to go with the ever improving conditions on the […]

Carrabassett Valley Academy Head of School

Kate Webber Punderson was a Guest on our Mountain Report with all the news about developments at the school. As a lifelong resident of Carrabassett who has seen the Academy grow from a concept to the academic institution that prepares students for college & beyond, & athletes for competition taking them to Olympic levels, or for […]

Shelley & Lani Talk About The Wounded Warrior Project

Shelley & Lani from CVA stopped by the WSKI Studio to talk about their participation in the grueling World’s Toughest Mudder Competition. It’s a 24 hour obstacle course that supports the Wounded Warrior Project, an organization that provides support to wounded war veterans. It’s a great cause, and a crazy competition!

Seth Wescott Signs Autographs at the Board Room

Olympic Gold Medal winner and local hero Seth Wescott popped by the Sugarloaf Board Room on Thursday, December 29th to meet, greet and sign his autograph for some very appreciative skiers and riders. Most of the lifts may have been on wind hold, but that didn’t stop people from braving the gusty and cold conditions […]

Remember when Sugarloaf hosted the World Heavyweight Championships every year?

Our recollection is that this was the podium scene & weigh-in at the 1984 Heavyweight Championships, with local celebrities Brownie & Zappa doing the announcing & weighing. The ‘Big People’ were always a fun crowd to have at the Mountain, & the event got Sugarloaf more publicity, even nationally, than any other event by far, till […]