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

August 20, 2018

Maine news from The Associated Press for Monday, Aug. 20, 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.

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RESIDENCE HALL-MOLD: A Maine community college has closed a residence hall where mold was found.

INMATE HIRING: Current and former inmates hoping to find jobs could get some help from a state seminar aimed at employers.

CANNABIS FOR VETERANS: Maine’s independent senator says he is getting behind an effort to research how medicinal cannabis could help veterans.

BANGOR KILLING TRIAL: The trial of a Connecticut man charged with a fatal shooting in Bangor, Maine, is due to get underway.


If you have stories of regional or statewide interest, please email them to apmaine@ap.org. If you have photos of regional or statewide interest, please send them to the AP state photo center in New York, 888-273-6867.

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