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!

4th of July fun around Maine according to WABI and centralmaine.com.

A teen died after the tractor he was on fell into a manure pit at a Turner farm according to the Sun Journal.

CMP wants approval to increase electricity distribution rates by more than 10% according to US News.

Maine's AG is joining a lawsuit calling for the EPA to better regulate asbestos according to US News.

A record number of Americans are expected to be on the road for the Independence Day weekend according to WGME.

Winthrop approves $12M school budget according to centralmaine.com

Controversial SAD 49 superintendent is resigning according to centralmaine.com.

A Milo man has is facing arson charges after he threw his wife's belongings outside, poured gas on them and set them on fire according to US News.Tu

Gas prices in Maine are up a nickel to $2.66, nationally it is $2.71, down 10.5 cents per gallon from a month ago and 13.8 cents per gallon lower than a year ago according to US News.