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

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Closing arguments are scheduled in the trial of a West Virginia man accused of shooting a Maine man on I-81 in Pennsylvania  more than 5 years ago according to US News.

Atlantic puffins are having one of its most successful seasons according to US News.

Mainers to take part in 'National Night Out' tonight and events are happening all over the state  according to Newscenter.

63-year-old hiker hiking the Appalachian Trail was found dead in his tent just off the trail in Rangeley according to US News.

Former Republican U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin  is not going to try and reclaim the seat he lost according to US News.

Stores in Freeport and Kittery, Maine’s two outlet towns, are seeing sales dropping according to centralmaine.com.

Kennebec Jewelery in Farmingdale was broken into to according to centralmaine.com.

A Hallowell man was arrested after police were call for holding a woman against her will according to centralmaine.com.