The Dead River was dammed in the 1950s to create Flagstaff Lake as a water storage facility for hydro power at a time when citizens had little to say about the demise of their village, farms, & life as they knew it on the north side of Bigelow Mountain. Betty Wyman was a girl at the time, & she visited WSKI with her son, Eustis/Stratton selectman Jay Wyman, to share memories of growing up in the western mountains of Maine, before there was skiing, & before there was a Flagstaff Lake. [Read more…]
Sandy at the White Wolf wants our viewers to know she can help. Perhaps you enjoy making your main dish but dislike the task of all those side dishes, well call up the White Wolf a couple hours before dinner and she’ll make those pesky side dishes for you. Tired of making your lunches before your day at work? Let Sandy help. Pans of Lasagna, Pot Pies, the list goes on and on. Take advantage of this great service and enjoy her down home cooking. Go ahead, tell your guests you made it, we won’t tell… [Read more…]
All year-round, there is plenty of activity north of Sugarloaf, too! There’s a great variety of dining and services options, Stratton is not only a great place to find excellent home-cooked food and friendly service as you stock up on supplies for your adventures, it’s also a really nice place to spend the day enjoying all there is to see & do at any time of the year!!!!
This weekend is the annual Polar Blast in the villages of Stratton and Eustis. Live music, bonfires, snowmobile racing, chili and chowder cook offs, cardboard sled races and so much more. Steve St. Jean and wife Robin stopped by the WSKI studios to tell us all about it. Be sure to check it out this weekend and be safe on the trails if your out snowmobiling… [Read more…]
We stopped by to find out more about this great event happening this Saturday just north of Sugarloaf as you head into Stratton. Live music, Beer, Food Trucks, fires, foliage and so much fun to be had. Be sure to check it out! [Read more…]