Ropeik is one of five fellows that will spend 2023 reporting on a climate change-related project for their newsroom.
The rise in sea levels, caused by the expansion of warming waters and melting ice sheets, has accelerated since the 1990s. Maine’s Climate Council says coastal communities should plan for 1.5 feet of rise by 2050.
Nineteen newsroom contributors receive accolades from industry peers.
The Maine Monitor and reporter Rose Lundy are among five new partner newsrooms and journalists selected to join ProPublica’s Local Reporting Network.
Samantha Hogan’s “Eavesdropping in Maine Jails” series receives honorable mention recognition from the Institute for Nonprofit News.
The former Bangor Daily News reporter will cover state government, elections and general assignment stories around Maine.
Get an inside look at how The Maine Monitor produces its award-winning investigations.
Grant will allow our newsroom to invest in audience engagement tools, data visualization and user accessibility.
Micaela Schweitzer-Bluhm joins the nonprofit news organization after a 26-year career in the U.S. Foreign Service, where she advocated for a free and vibrant press.
National news foundation acknowledges the investigative work of The Maine Monitor.
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