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Biologists Say No Cause for Alarm over Dead Fish in Four Lakes
Average temperatures last month at Caribou were nearly 4 degrees above normal for June.
Maine Likely to Extend State of Emergency
Maine has reported more than 3,400 cases of the virus.
Commission to Review Performance of Maine’s Nursing Homes
The recommendations from the commission should be released by Sept. 1.
Maine Stopped Tens of Thousands of Fraudulent Benefit Claims
The labor department said it has also reinstated nearly 11,000 claims that had been flagged for potential fraud.
Maine Lifts Restrictions on Fires
Officials said brush and debris fire restrictions could be restarted in the coming weeks if precipitation levels fall again.
Maine Parents Charged after Infant Overdose on Fentanyl
Police said the 9-month-old baby was removed from the home.
Security Breach Impacts State Police Database
State Police have contracted the Houston, Texas-based company since 2017.
Propane Worker did not Perform Leak Check before Explosion
The explosion last September leveled the building, killed Farmington fire Capt. Michael Bell and injured seven other people.
Maine Law to hold Opioid Makers Accountable
Overdose deaths have trended upward in the state for the past decade, with synthetic opioid fentanyl emerging as the deadliest drug.
Canada, US and Mexico Extend Border Restrictions to July 21
The restrictions were announced on March 18 and were extended in April and May.