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

A BUNCH of new laws take effect Thursday: cell phone use, school food shaming, e-cigs, vaccines, assisted suicide, gun laws, safety seats and lots more according to

A Maine social worker says she is being used as the scapegoat  for the death of 4 year old Kendall Chick according to US News.

The average statewide cash price for heating oil, kerosene and propane are at the lowest level since December 2017according to US News.

The Travis Mills retreat for wounded veterans is expanding according to US News.  (more from

Third suspect caught in Northern Maine shooting according to WGME.

A rally about climate change was held in Waterville according to Newscenter.

CBD infused coffee now being served in Oakland according to

Long time Central Maine reporter Doug Harlow passed away  according to

An employee with HepA prepared some food at a Boothbay Harbor restaurant according to WGME.

OxyContin maker files for bankruptcy according to US News.


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