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Bill to Restore China Lake with Utility Fee Voted Down

March 19, 2017 - Augusta-A proposal that would have charged some central Maine water utility customers an extra fee to help pay for efforts to restore China Lake is dead in the water.

A legislative committee recently voted down the b...   more

Lakes: China Lake
Regions: Belgrade


Project to Revive China Lake lowers the boom on Old Sawmill

September 05, 2016 - Vassalboro— Around 1800, a sawmill was built along Outlet Stream. In 1912, the sawmill, along with its water power rights and the neighboring grist mill, was sold to the Masse family, who owned the dam.

Donald Robbins...   more

Lakes: China Lake
Regions: Belgrade


Dam Removal Proposal to Restore Alewife Habitat Worries Vassalboro Residents

June 05, 2016 - Vassalboro - Larisa Batchelder and her family can fish, kayak or swim in their backyard, thanks to Outlet Stream, a tributary of the Sebasticook River that runs behind their home on Main Street.

But Batchelder and oth...   more

Lakes: China Lake
Regions: Belgrade


The Melody that gave China, Maine, its Name

June 08, 2015 - China-China is located in Kennebec County, 17 miles northeast of Augusta. Considered a resort community, year-round and summer residents enjoy approximately 119,000 feet of frontage on China Lake, plus most of Threemile ...   more

Lakes: China Lake
Regions: Belgrade


April Finds Central Maine Lakes Still in Frozen Mode

April 06, 2015 - Augusta-Spring may be here, but lakes in central Maine are still covered in ice.

As of Friday, there were no reports of ice out on central Maine lakes.

Residents in some area towns who take bets on when the final m...   more

Lakes: China Lake
Regions: Belgrade


Conservationists Push to Bypass or Remove Dams, Restore Alewife Run in Maine

March 31, 2015 - Vassalboro — Most of the mills built along Outlet Stream centuries ago are gone. Still remaining, though, are several of the dams that went with them.

While the dams provided power to the mills and tanneries along the...   more

Lakes: China Lake
Regions: Belgrade


Hockey on Frozen Pond

January 11, 2015 - Augusta - Brad Bosse and his pals were united by high school hockey while growing up in Lewiston and Auburn. More than a decade later, all these 30-somethings needed was a nearby pond hockey tournament to reunite them on...   more

Lakes: China Lake
Regions: Belgrade


Elite Bass Anglers Converge on Central Maine

September 08, 2014 - CHINA — The biggest names in fishing, and the roughly 100-person-strong television production team that follows their every move and later broadcasts the action on national cable and network television, plied the waters ...   more

Lakes: China Lake
Regions: Belgrade


Maine Men, Boy Survive ATV Plunge into China Lake

February 09, 2014 - CHINA — An all-terrain vehicle carrying two young men and a 6-year-old boy from Benton broke through the ice of China Lake on Thursday morning, but all three riders escaped serious injury.

The driver, Lucas Cole, 25, ...   more

Lakes: China Lake
Regions: Belgrade


China Lake Drawdown Proposal Would Improve Water Quality

April 28, 2013 - Vassalboro-- In an effort to reduce algae blooms, the level of China Lake would be lowered earlier in the fall and by an additional 1.5 feet under a proposal presented to selectmen Thursday.

The Kennebec Water Distric...   more

Lakes: China Lake
Regions: Belgrade



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