Today is Wednesday. Temperatures will be in the high 60s to low 70s from north to south, with sunny skies throughout the state. Here’s what we’re talking about in Maine today.
Twenty more coronavirus cases were reported across the state on Tuesday, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention. No new deaths were reported, leaving the statewide death toll at 854. Check out our COVID-19 Tracker for more information.
The longtime York County Jail administrator has been terminated for his handling of a COVID-19 outbreak last year that infected dozens of inmates, staff members and their families.
That marks the third high-profile death of a young child in the Bangor region in less than a month.
U.S. Sen. Susan Collins argued the bill was introduced to “to enhance partisan messaging” and would “take away the rights of people in each of the 50 states to determine which election rules work best for their citizens.”
After July 1, stores and restaurants will not be allowed to provide single-use plastic bags.
Peter Guralnick’s new book “Looking to Get Lost” chronicles his personal pantheon of great American artists like Merle Haggard, Bill Monroe, Solomon Burke and Maine’s own Dick Curless.
Ellsworth city councilors on Monday decided to apply for a state grant that would fund the extension of a popular paved walking path south from Birch Avenue to Main Street, even though some said they weren’t keen on having to start plowing the path in winter.
Ownership of the mudflat is important because it’s where Nordic Aquafarms intends to bury pipes to funnel water to and from Penobscot Bay.
A Kennebunk industrial coating company is suing the immigration service and other U.S. government agencies over not renewing a work visa for a French employee who the company claims has unique expertise in the company’s processes.