So, even though I drive past this place at least twice a day, it was always dark. In fact, some places say they might just sell out of Christmas trees this year. Opponents question the efficacy and safety of the vaccine, while others say it would impinge on personal freedoms. Access to the Bangor Savings Bank drive-through will remain open during this period. Instead of the statehouse, the 186 members met at the Augusta Civic Center to allow for great social... AUGUSTA, Maine (WABI) - A new grant will become available tomorrow for certain businesses struggling from COVID-19. Here's my excuse for not noticing before now. Serves southern Maine from Portland, Cape Elizabeth, Gorham, Falmouth to Lewiston-Auburn. Visit Portland's most reliable source for breaking news. The 2020 election was a rejection of the "far-left" policies of people like Sen. Bernie Sanders, Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, told "The Story" in an exclusive interview Monday. November 27 With local news from across the state, opinion, obits, and political coverage, The Bangor Daily News brings Maine together. I spent several weeks getting to work early (before the sun came up) and leaving work late (after the sun went down). News from WVII Fox Bangor. 'It's not too late to take measures' » The South Dakota Department of Health on Saturday reported 54 new deaths from COVID-19, â¦ Sen. Brenner is a graduate of the University of Arizona, where she studied agriculture and plant sciences. Isolate. Janet Mills’ security detail who had been experiencing coronavirus symptoms formally tested positive on Wednesday, and state officials are working on contact tracing while the governor quarantines. She spent her early working career as a nurse-midwife, tending to the births of hundreds of babies at Mercy Hospital in Portland. Maine's Leading Local News: Weather, Traffic, Sports and more | Maine Weather November storm triggers outages, fires, knocks out 9-1-1 in parts of Greater Portland Maine's premier news source. That member of her security detail developed symptoms on Monday. The event is the Downtown Holiday Ride: Driving Through a Winter Wonderland and is being hosted by Heart of Biddeford and Saco Main Street. WELLS, Maine â As part of her regular patrol, Wells' Animal Control Officer Caitlin Lipert walks the beach. This closure is necessary to allow a crane to lift large steel beams from ground level to the top of Lincoln Mill. Serves southern Maine from Portland, Cape Elizabeth, Gorham, Falmouth to Lewiston-Auburn. Hannibal Hamlin (1837) and Charles Andrews (1842) take the cake for the youngest Speakers. Among more than 30,000 students, faculty, and staff in the University of Maine System (UMS) community, there are 121 known, active cases of COVID-19. Features news from the Press Herald and Maine Sunday Telegram. Hearst Television participates in various affiliate marketing programs, which means we may get paid commissions on purchases made through our links to retailer sites. This event is perfect for a date night out for... PORTLAND, Maine â With hockey teams unable to practice for the past month due to coronavirus restrictions, the Maine arenas home to hockey are under financial strain. “While we’re planning for all possibilities, including no relief package, additional federal funding will... AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine officially has a new Speaker of the House: 28-year-old Rep. Ryan Fecteau. "Quite a few bags of poop,"... An urgent medical care center for animals plans to open in Portland, next to a similar clinic for humans. Fox Bangor has news, weather, sports, events, and promotions. Serves Augusta, Hallowell, Manchester, Waterville and the Northern Kennebec Valley of â¦ Many said they’re unhappy specifically with Maine’s mask mandate. Lots of sunshine is ahead for Thursday, but more clouds roll in for Friday. Using separate Facebook groups for each county, the sisters have prompted locals to hide gifts in public places, then to share photos and hints about the locations with the group. In fact, we have a flood warning in effect until the evening of December 2 according to National Weather Service. It is always very impressive to see the Kennebec River like this and to see... AUGUSTA, Maine (WABI) - The 130th Maine Legislature meet for its first regular session on Wednesday. Each of those ribbons represented one of over 1,200 individuals who had died from the virus. WMTW News 8 is your source for the latest local headlines and live alerts. The 20 deaths are a new daily record for the state.