Here are some of our coverage plans for the day. This feature is an opportunity for you to comment on our coverage choices, suggest sources, ask questions or share your knowledge in order to help us keep everyone better informed.
We call it “The Daily News Meeting” because the list is generated from the 10 a.m. planning meeting BDN editors conduct each weekday.
Keep in mind that due to the uncertainties of reaching sources and the need to cover breaking news every story listed may not be published today.
David Proffitt, current CEO of Acadia Hospital in Bangor, has been criticized by employees for his management style and philosophy on avoiding the restraining of psychiatric patients. A former employee of Riverview Psychiatric Center in Augusta said Proffitt’s tenure at that facility a few years ago was marked by similar controversy. We examine Proffitt’s career and get his side of the story. Reporter: Meg Haskell
It’s almost autumn, a great season in Maine. We have identified 25 things to do in order to maximize your enjoyment of fall in our state. Reporter: Emily Burnham
Saturday marks the ninth anniversary of the terrorist attacks of 9/11. What are area schools and organizations doing to mark the event? Reporter: Nok-Noi Ricker
Small business owners gathered in Bangor today to discuss the impacts of extending the Bush-era tax cuts tax cuts and offered alternative ideas to help the sagging economy. Reporter: Eric Russell
Country music star Alan Jackson will perform tonight on the Bangor Waterfront as part of the ongoing summer concert series. We’ll be there to catch the music and the fun. Reporter: Aislinn Sarnacki
In Sports, we’ll be covering high school football action at several sites.