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This Day in Maine

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This Day in Maine gathers together the news that matters to Mainers. The nightly show features stories from the award-winning Maine Public News team.

This Day in Maine gathers together the news that matters to Mainers. The nightly show features stories from the award-winning Maine Public News team.

Location:

Portland, ME

Networks:

MPBN

Description:

This Day in Maine gathers together the news that matters to Mainers. The nightly show features stories from the award-winning Maine Public News team.

Language:

English


Episodes

July 1

7/1/2022
Maine News on July 1: Vanceboro officials push back against a U.S. Customs and Border Protection move to limit hours at the local Canadian border crossing; Inland Fisheries and Wildlife officers will patrol Maine lakes this weekend, looking for boaters under the influence; Bird Flu is detected in a local flock, prompting officials to warn bird owners to avoid in-person gatherings with domestic birds.

Duration:00:14:04

June 30

6/30/2022
Maine News on June 30: Maine's environmental and business community, state and federal officials react to Supreme Court ruling limiting EPA authority over greenhouse gas emissions; Maine children who are hungry will be fed through the summer with the help of a new federal law; blu Shift Aerospace finds Steuben willing to be a launch site for rockets.

Duration:00:09:57

June 29

6/29/2022
Maine News on June 29: Maine's U.S. Attorney and Justice Department launch opioid task force; Brooksville mine gets $21 million dollars to finish clean-up; Maine's Passenger Rail Authority is pleased with new owner of Downeaster tracks.

Duration:00:06:12

June 28, 2022: LePage and Poliquin on the Supreme Court's abortion ruling; Bangor makes it easier to create boarding houses

6/28/2022
This Day in Maine for Tuesday, June 28th, 2022.

Duration:00:07:06

June 27, 2022: Avian flu is causing deaths of birds along Maine's coast; Maine gets high marks for senior care

6/27/2022
This Day in Maine for Monday, June 27, 2022.

Duration:00:05:30

June 24

6/24/2022
Maine News on June 24: Maine's governor and congressional delegation react to the overturning of Roe v. Wade; Maine's abortion providers vow to help those who need services; Protesters rally at Portland City Hall in support of abortion rights.

Duration:00:21:07

June 23

6/23/2022
Maine News on June 23: The State responds to the Department of Justice finding that it violates children's rights when it institutionalizes them because it lacks community services; COVID relief funds to help Maine's lobster and aquaculture industries struggling with inflation and supply chain issues; Maine's Congressional Delegation is divided on President Biden's proposed gas tax holiday.

Duration:00:07:24

June 22, 2022: U.S. DOJ says Maine over-institutionalizes children with disabilities; An uncertain summer for Aroostook County tourism

6/22/2022
This Day in Maine for Wednesday, June 22, 2022.

Duration:00:05:35

June 21, 2022: Supreme Court finds Maine town tuitioning program unconstitutional; The Clean Water Act and the Androscoggin River

6/21/2022
This Day in Maine for Tuesday, June 21, 2022.

Duration:00:16:36

June 20, 2022: COVID vaccines for young children coming to Maine; Phytoplankton growth is slowing in the Gulf of Maine

6/20/2022
This Day in Maine for Monday, June 20th, 2022.

Duration:00:06:06

June 17

6/17/2022
Maine News on June 17: Maine schools, towns and cities are getting incentives to make public buildings energy efficient; Advocates for the unhoused hold a sit-out in a Portland park; Loring Commerce Center is getting business development help.

Duration:00:17:50

June 16

6/17/2022
Maine News on June 16: Roman Catholic Bishop of Portland sued by three men who say they were sexually abused by priests when they were boys; UMaine System officials grilled by lawmakers about faculty concerns, no confidence votes; New thrift shop in Portland opens for transgender and nonbinary residents.

Duration:00:13:50

June 15, 2022: U.S. House committee advances Wabanaki rights bill; Two Maine towns end bans on alcohol sales

6/15/2022

Duration:00:07:05

June 14, 2022: Veterinarians voice support for emergency clinic after social media threats; Maine State Police are adding body cameras, behavioral health specialists

6/14/2022
This Day in Maine for Tuesday, June 14, 2022.

Duration:00:18:04

June 13, 2022: Collins and King are hopeful on Senate gun control compromise; A new study on Maine's cannabis marketplace

6/13/2022

Duration:00:09:18

June 10, 2022

6/10/2022
This Day in Maine for June 10, 2022

Duration:00:20:17

June 3, 2022

6/3/2022
This Day in Maine for June 3, 2022

Duration:00:20:31

June 1, 2022: A professor details the effects of Maine's gun laws; An envelope shortage could challenge the rollout of relief payments for Mainers

6/1/2022
This Day in Maine for Wednesday, June 1, 2022.

Duration:00:14:32

May 31, 2022: Protests against a Confederate flag at a southern Maine parade; Transit agencies facing bus driver shortages

5/31/2022
This Day in Maine for Tuesday, May 31, 2022.

Duration:00:09:16

May 25, 2022: A look at Maine's gun laws; A new approach to diversify school meals in Portland

5/25/2022
This Day in Maine for Wednesday, May 25, 2022.

Duration:00:16:29