Today is Tuesday. Temperatures will be in the high 30s to low 40s from north to south, with cloudy skies throughout the state. Here’s what we’re talking about in Maine today.
Another 97 coronavirus cases were reported across the state on Monday and for the second day in a row no new deaths, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention. The death toll statewide remains at 658. Check out our COVID-19 Tracker for more information.
More than half of Mainers over age 70 have been vaccinated against COVID-19. Maine CDC Director Nirav Shah said Monday during an appearance on Maine Public that the use of multiple platforms has helped swiftly vaccinate older residents.
Town manager says Fort Fairfield’s 2nd Amendment sanctuary designation will not interfere with law enforcement
“The council’s only intention was to state that it believes in the Constitution of the United States of America and the Constitution of the state of Maine and that they will follow those laws.”
Many of Calais Regional Hospital’s creditors to whom it owes about $25 million are unlikely to recoup much after the proposed merger.
Over the weekend, Kurt Christensen found more than a hundred dead togue frozen to the ice where fishermen left them behind.
The team captured Bangor’s first state title since 1959.
A Dutch ship carried over an entire production line from Germany in more than 80 regular and oversized shipping containers. The machinery is bound for Belfast-based GO Lab’s plant in Madison.
Dina Yacoubagha will chair Bangor’s newly formed Racial Equity, Inclusion and Human Rights Committee. The committee will begin its work by reviewing the Bangor Police Department’s policy on body cameras.
The use of an alternative sentencing program designed to keep Mainers out of jail has increased, but it still accounts for less than 5 percent of cases in the county that used it most often.
The governor’s words will come at a critical juncture. She and the Legislature must address a $650 million shortfall expected through 2023.
The rack on the buck is impressive, to say the least.