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Ellsworth Mother Charged When Child Left Alone in Cold Car
An Ellsworth woman faces several charges after police discovered her child inside a cold car Thursday. The 1-year-old was treated for frostbite and hypothermia at a local hospital.
Ellsworth Teacher Charged in Sexual Contact with 15-Year-Old
A teacher in the Ellsworth School Department is facing charges after he allegedly had sexual contact with a 15-year-old student.
Gov. Mills Issues Order Requiring Masks in All Indoor Public Spaces
Gov. Janet Mills on Friday issued an executive order requiring people to wear face coverings in all indoor public spaces.
Gov. Mills Sets 9 p.m. Closing Time for Restaurants, Other Businesses Amid COVID-19 Surge
Gov. Janet Mills on Thursday implemented a mandatory 9 p.m. closing time for restaurants and certain other Maine businesses as the state experiences a surge in COVID-19 cases.
Robbinston Man Charged with Setting Fatal Fire at Man’s Home
A Robbinston man faces arson and murder charges after allegedly setting a fire that killed another man in his home.
Maine Gov. Mills Issues Order Requiring Masks in Public
Gov. Janet Mills on Thursday issued an executive order requiring the wearing of face coverings in public regardless of the ability to maintain physical distance.
Maine Delays Bar Reopening, Removes States from Travel Exemption To Slow COVID-19 Spread
The Mills administration on Sunday announced it would roll back parts of its reopening plan in an attempt to control the spread of coronavirus.
Washington, Somerset Added To ‘Yellow’ COVID-19 Counties
The Maine Department of Education on Friday moved Washington and Somerset counties into the yellow category in its color-coded framework to assess the relative risk of spreading COVID-19.
Maine To Increase Indoor Seating Limits, Expand Mask Mandate Statewide
The Mills administration announced Tuesday Maine would increase limits on indoor seating and strengthen its mandate on face coverings as winter approaches and people move indoors.
MPA Moves Interscholastic Tackle Football, Volleyball to Spring
The Maine Principals' Association announced Thursday it will not allow students to participate tackle football or volleyball in the fall in an effort to adhere to state guidelines designed to slow the spread of the coronavirus.