Outdoors

August 3, 2012

STILL LIFE: Flying leap

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.

Deadline approaching for Maine moose lottery

The Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife intends to issue 4,085 moose permits this year.

BikeMaine sets 350-mile cycling course for second annual event

Organizers hope to increase cycling awareness in rural towns during the September event.