Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Zachariah Vincent, 25, of Skowhegan, leaps from the cliffs into the Kennebec River on Thursday near the Margaret Chase Smith Bridge with Skowhegan Dam in the background in Skowhegan. It is illegal to jump into the river from the bridge, and authorities urge people to use caution when jumping from the cliffs into the river.
The Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife intends to issue 4,085 moose permits this year.
Organizers hope to increase cycling awareness in rural towns during the September event.