Tag Archives: Maine warden service

In wake of Old Orchard Beach hunting incident, warden stresses hunter responsibility

Last week, two hunters in Old Orchard Beach allegedly discharged weapons that struck a fence near a house. The homeowner was outside with her two dogs at the time. Published reports have indicated that the home is in a development off busy Cascade Road. And while Maine Game Warden Lt. Adam Gormely won’t comment specifically […]

Peregrine falcon set free along Kennebec

It didn’t take long for a peregrine falcon to rediscover his wings on Monday, as a young male bird was released into the wild after a two-month rehabilitation stint. According to a Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife press release, the falcon was released at a site along the Kennebec River, where it immediately took […]

‘North Woods Law’ season kicks off Oct. 3

As summer rolls on and thoughts begin turning to fall, the folks at Engel Entertainment have some good news for all you “North Woods Law” fans: You’ll have new episodes to watch this fall. According to Devon Platte, the co-executive producer of the reality show that focuses on Maine game wardens, the plan calls for […]

Maine Warden Service may want you

Maybe you’ve always wanted to find a job that fits your passion for being outdoors. Perhaps you’ve been considering a law enforcement career, but are unsure where to start. Whatever the case, if becoming a Maine Game Warden is something that you’re interested in learning more about, now’s the perfect time to start doing some […]

Tell ‘North Woods Law’ crew where to go

Animal Planet began airing episodes of “North Woods Law” in 2012, and the TV show that focuses on the Maine Warden Service has been a hit with Mainers and people “from away” alike. Though most of the folks I’ve talked with about the show enjoy watching it, there have been a few complaints. The farther […]

Maine Warden Service names new deputy chief

AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife officials announced on Tuesday that Wdn. Capt. Chris Cloutier has been sworn in as the department’s new game warden major or deputy chief of the Maine Warden Service. Cloutier assumes the position that was previously held by Maj. Gregory Sanborn, who died on Feb. 5 […]

Services for warden postponed due to approaching storm

A quick note to those who are planning to attend services for Maine Game Warden Maj. Gregory Sanborn, who died on Tuesday after battling cancer for more than a year: Due to an approaching storm, the visiting hours and celebration of life will not take place on Saturday, as originally planned. According to a Maine […]

‘North Woods Law’ debut solid; Your thoughts?

On Thursday night, many of us curled up in front of the TV, tossed an extra blanket on our laps — downright nippy out, warn’t it, chummy? — and settled in to watch the second season premiere of “North Woods Law.” The TV show, which airs on Animal Planet, focuses on the men and women […]

Crews filming new ‘North Woods Law’ episodes, no air dates set yet

Since its debut earlier this year, TV viewers have embraced “North Woods Law,” the Animal Planet show that features Maine game wardens going about their daily business. Back in June I told you that Animal Planet had signed on for another 10 episodes of the show, which is produced by Engel Entertainment. Last week I […]

Animal Planet signs on for 10 more episodes of ‘North Woods Law’

For the past couple of months — ever since the initial six-show run of “North Woods Law” ran its course —people have been asking about the future of the reality TV show that shadows Maine game wardens as they do their daily work. On Saturday Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife officials confirmed that […]