Today is Friday. Temperatures will be in the high 60s to mid-70s from north to south, with sunny skies in the south and a chance for showers up north. See what weather is in store for the rest of the day here. Here’s the latest on gas prices in Maine. Here’s what we’re talking about in Maine today.
Another Mainer has died and 329 more COVID-19 cases have been reported across the state, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention. That brings the statewide death toll to 2,401. Check our COVID-19 tracker for more information.
After months of waiting, the Biden administration announced that it has ordered millions of vaccines for young childrenwith nearly 5 millions doses available for when shots are authorized for children under the age of 5.
Jacob Poitraw was a kind and giving soul who had sought help many times for his mental illness, his mother said.
Maine plans to only soft-launch a new national mental health hotline next month until its provider can increase staffing ahead to handle higher call volumes.
They are seeking unspecified amounts of punitive and compensatory damages outlined in a 50-page lawsuit.
Sadie Samuels is well known for her lobster rolls in Belfast and beyond.
Gil Reed actually got his permit a year ago. But then he broke his ankle.
Nearly two-thirds of voters who had requested absentee ballots were registered Democrats.
Maine’s ethics watchdog determined Mike Tipping had no role in an endorsement from his employer.
“Now is not a time for bills we all know will fail. Congress should not simply focus on ‘doing something’ but rather on doing something of substance that can pass into law,” he said.
Not only were homes substantially cheaper, but Mainers could pay their home off faster.
First-time homebuyers often are straddled with a student loan debt and don’t have the savings for a downpayment or the financial track record to qualify for a mortgage.
The audit will involve interviewing and surveying students and staff to evaluate where schools can improve to become more inclusive.
There are more than two dozen North American sparrow species, and 16 are found in Maine.