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Grappling with the coronavirus
How is the coronavirus affecting you?
Are you suddenly out of work? How is your child’s remote education going? Are you struggling with isolation? Has getting a home repair become a challenge? Are you having trouble buying essentials? We want to hear how Mainers are coping. Email us at [email protected]. Please include your name, town and phone number so a reporter can contact you.
  • Mark Meadows
    Nation & World
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    Negotiations resume, but virus relief bill remains up in the air

    Areas of agreement include the $1,200 direct payment and changes to the Paycheck Protection Program to permit especially hard-hit businesses to obtain another loan under generous forgiveness terms.

  • Local & State
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    July was hottest month on record in Portland, weather service says

    The high temperature on some days topped 90 degrees, but the lows actually drove the month's inflated average of 73.7 degrees, a forecaster says.

  • Local & State
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    For Maine’s 4-H kids, raising animals a labor of love

    But because the coronavirus has canceled most agricultural fairs this year, they won't get to take part in a treasured annual tradition.

  • Local & State
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    You can live in this historic Calais house for free, if you’re willing to fix it

    The National Park Service is holding an open house on Thursday at the McGlashan-Nickerson House in Calais.

  • Arts & Entertainment
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    New studio complex for artists set to open in Portland

    The developer of a new building at Cassidy Point wanted to fill a need for affordable studio space in the city.

  • Editorials
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    Our View: Changes at U.S. Postal Service a threat to democracy

    Postal workers are being kept from doing their jobs, and that could delay the delivery of mail-in ballots in the November election.

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    MorE NEws
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