By Bubblecuffer (Own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
October 27, 2016; Maine Public Radio

In the spirit of Vermont’s Mad River Glen, a community cooperative has emerged with a verbal deal and $6 million in hand to buy the Saddleback ski area, which has been closed since last year when the owners found they could not finance a new chairlift they believed was required to make the whole operation successful. This s