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Here’s what we’re talking about in Maine today.
Two more deaths and another 465 COVID-19 cases were reported across the state on Tuesday, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention. That brings the statewide death toll to 2,575. Check out our tracker for more information.
The announcement came during a City Council meeting on Monday, the same day a dozen residents spoke before the council to express their frustration at the city’s growing homeless problem.
Former U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin burnished “America first” credentials in the only head-to-head debate with Rep. Jared Golden in their race in Maine’s swing 2nd District on Tuesday.
More from Maine’s 2nd District:
- In solo debate appearance, congressional candidate Tiffany Bond says US should legalize abortion
- Bruce Poliquin hits Jared Golden for 2020 donation from ‘Seafood Watch’ CEO
A Dover-Foxcroft man accused of assaulting a local day care’s owner and an employee and fleeing with his two children was sentenced to 45 days in jail, according to the Piscataquis County district attorney’s office.
Theo Ferrara, a 14-year-old who went missing last Thursday, has been found dead.
Gov. Janet Mills widened her fundraising lead on former Gov. Paul LePage down the homestretch of their race, bringing in more than double his haul since mid-July.
Maine voters are ready to change punitive state drug laws and embrace a more progressive, health care-based approach to fighting addiction, according to new research conducted by a pair of University of Maine professors.
Former Gov. Paul LePage sparred with a small group of farmers at an agricultural forum on Tuesday, saying farms were not as productive as they could be and prices are too high.
Colby College is hosting a three-day conference focused on Václav Havel, former president of the Czech Republic and champion of democracy.
Kyle Fitsimons, the first Mainer charged in connection with the Jan. 6 Capitol riot. was found guilty of assaulting two police officers and a handful of other offenses.
It’ll be a chance to highlight what people all over the world already know about Bangor: that it’s the home of Stephen King.
James Pearsall, 50, of Old Town was found unresponsive in his cell early Sunday morning, according to the sheriff’s office.