Here is a collection of the things you need to know today.....

What is the weather today? Check out the ZONE FORECASTS from Maine.gov!

Winter Weather Advisory in effect for parts of Maine today.

Two members of Farmington firefighters are going to represent their fellow fire fighters in the Tournament of Roses Parade according to US News.

A small house fire in Waterville last night according to WABI.

Thursday was the first day of Kwanza according to WABI.

The mother and two children found dead near a Boston parking garage was likely a murder-suicide according to WABI.

15 people died and 66 injured in a plane crash in Kazakhstan according to WABI.

A Farmingdale man was arrested for an incident Christmas night in Wiscassett according to Newscenter.

The new Farmingdale fire station should be open in January according to centralmaine.com.

Changes in the minimum wage and federal overtime rules are coming in January according to Newscenter.

Flu season is underway and you can check out this interactive flu map to see where it has been reported according to centralmaine.com.