The former treasurer of Maine’s
second-largest snowmobile club faces charges for allegedly stealing
up to $54,000 from the club.
Rangeley police say 61-year-old Gail Gavigan of Dallas
Plantation was charged with theft by unauthorized taking and theft
by receiving stolen property in connection with unauthorized use of
funds from the Rangeley Lakes Snowmobile Club. Gavigan resigned her
position earlier this year.
Police Chief Dennis Leahy said club members paid for an audit of
the books over the past three years after discovering checks were
being written to accounts that didn’t have anything to do with the
The club has 430 members and grooms 150 miles of trails in the
western mountains region.