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AP-ME--Maine News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, ME

November 29, 2018

Maine news from The Associated Press for Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018.

Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Maine. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the northern New England desk at 207-772-4157. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking news and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date



Maine’s lobster industry might not be in such bad shape because Canadian demand is way up. Developing


FATAL CRASH-MAINE: Maine State Police say a woman and a boy have died in a two-vehicle crash on Route 3 in Liberty.

HOME ACCESS-PUBLIC WORKS: A Maine city says it has made a tentative deal with a family that sued over officials blocking them driving across a public works site to reach their home.

HEALTH CARE-MAINE: A Maine task force is calling on lawmakers to improve oversight over health reform efforts in the state.

MORE NURSES: A Maine college is partnering with a health care organization on a drive to train more nurses to help with the state’s aging population.

SEAWEED BREAD: A Maine-based firm is receiving a $600,000 grant from the federal government to help develop a kelp-based additive for bread.


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