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Here’s what we’re talking about in Maine today.
The latest on the coronavirus in Maine
Another Mainer has died and 190 more COVID-19 cases reported across the state since Saturday, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention. That brings the statewide death toll to 2,513. Check out our tracker for more information.
How Pat’s Pizza developed its unique regional pizza style
In 1953, seeing the success of the new-fangled “pizza pie,” Pat Farnsworth and his wife, Fran, began developing their own recipe.
Some of Paul LePage’s biggest fans wonder if Maine will elect him again
Paul LePage’s off-the-cuff nature energizes a loyal base of supporters but has made him a very divisive figure in Maine politics.
A Maine doctor whose brother died fighting for ISIS joins the National Guard
Jabbar Fazeli said enlisting will help him pay back what he sees as a debt to the U.S.
The Maine company pioneering ways to remove PFAS
ECT2 is designing and installing what are arguably the three largest and most sophisticated PFAS treatment systems in the world.
$40K settlement with Hampden activist shows balancing act between free speech and school board decorum
Though conflicts at school boards have reignited in recent years, the question over whether school boards can limit people’s ability to speak at meetings is not new.
More Mainers look to sell their used cars as new vehicle shortages keep prices high, study shows
The sales could be a boon to those hoping to make extra money from selling their cars, whose prices are more than 50 percent higher than in February 2020.
Half of Maine indigent cases are being defended by just 33 lawyers, analysis finds
There were 23,655 open cases among the attorneys still accepting new cases as of Aug. 9.
Bangor soccer standout joins New England Revolution’s U-17 team
Josh Partal’s relationship with the Revs began in August 2021, when he attended one of their tryout camps.