Reporting that goes beyond news events, but looks at the forces shaping those events.
on April 03, 2017, at 6:26 a.m.
When comparing the rates of employment among people with and without disabilities, Maine sees the greatest disparity in employment in the nation.
on March 27, 2017, at 6:22 a.m.
She is one of 24,000 workers whose wages have declined even as demand has grown, and have no clear way of getting ahead.
on Jan. 12, 2017, at 6:30 a.m.
We chronicled one child’s yearning to be understood.
on Dec. 23, 2016, at 6:38 a.m.
The first in-depth look of its kind shows that 59 percent of people are using food pantries more this year than last.
on Dec. 19, 2016, at 6:15 a.m.
“If the children are in poverty, so are their parents.”
on Dec. 07, 2016, at 6:10 a.m.
“If you don’t change, you die.”
on Dec. 05, 2016, at 6:10 a.m.
“It’s a lot harder to hate people once you meet them.”
on Dec. 01, 2016, at 6:28 a.m.
Three loggers fight to survive as the world shifts around them.
on Nov. 29, 2016, at 6:01 a.m.
Three people grapple with the decline of the communities that made them.
on Sept. 30, 2016, at 6:19 a.m.
Does your local school know about them?
on Sept. 29, 2016, at 6:12 a.m.
Principals want to better support students’ mental health, but they need the tools — and guidance themselves.
on Sept. 28, 2016, at 6:21 a.m.
Maine, however, is neither funding its mentoring programs nor advising them.
on Sept. 27, 2016, at 6:12 a.m.
Around 60 schools in Maine still use D.A.R.E., more than any other packaged program.
on Sept. 26, 2016, at 6:42 a.m.
“Our generation is dealing with these issues firsthand, so we should have a say in the decisions that will be made.”