Reporting for this story was supported by the Pulitzer Center. Libby Davis’s mobile raw bar, Lady Shuckers, was born from her desire to shuck oysters — and change the industry paradigm. “Being pushed enough to work harder and say, ‘Well, if you want to shuck, you got...
When Mary Lou Warn discovered her teenager was vaping six years ago, he assured her it was safe. He had done his research, he said, and vaping was just flavored water. It was nothing like smoking. Warn tried to do her own research but there was little information...
Today, we’ll begin a periodic compilation of reporting on the state’s politics leading up to the Nov. 8 elections. The biggest political news of the past week broke early Saturday morning, when the New York Times reported that former Governor Paul LePage and his wife...
The Maine Attorney General’s Office on Friday decided to walk away from an $11 million agreement with electronic cigarette manufacturer Juul after objecting to certain conditions from the company. Maine was set to receive about $11 million over the next six to 10...
Nearly 43% of Maine high school students reported their mental health was not good “most of the time” or “always” during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the results of a 2021 survey released Wednesday. Female high school students reported worse mental health than...
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