Today is Thursday. Temperatures will be in the low 70s with a chance for scattered showers and thunderstorms throughout the state. Here’s what we’re talking about in Maine today.
The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported another five Mainers have died and 47 more COVID-19 cases across the state on Wednesday. That brings the statewide death toll to 887.
A recent study found that the single-dose Johnson and Johnson vaccine may not be as efficient at providing protection against the new delta variant of the coronavirus.
Emails show DHHS initially resisted releasing files on children’s deaths to Maine’s child welfare watchdog
That initial reluctance to provide information highlights the frustration many have felt as the state looks for answers about a spate of children’s deaths.
Maine’s congressional delegation wants earmarks to fund 150 local projects. See what your town might get.
Those earmarks range from $38,000 to upgrade public bathrooms in Greenville to $94 million for the Coburn Gore border crossing.
Less than 1 percent of the 27,000 tons of carpet at an abandoned rifle range in Warren has been removed
The mountains of carpet-like material arrived on the site around 1998, when the state allowed the rifle range’s owner to bring it in from Auburn.
The extended closure means that while Americans living in border communities such as Maine’s Aroostook County may travel into Canada, Canadians cannot do the same for another month at least.
Northeast Living LLC has purchased the Northern Shopping Plaza on Central Street for $1.6 million.
Finn was uninjured from the entire ordeal, only hungry from having missed dinner.
The order, approved by both the House and the Senate, doesn’t carry the force of law, but it could have an effect on the lawsuit in Superior Court.