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Center Co-founder Naomi Schalit to retire from Pine Tree Watch, Maine Center for Public Interest Reporting

Center announces new name, logo, website

The staff and board of directors of the Maine Center for Public Interest Reporting has announced a new brand identity, which includes a new logo, website and name that is easier to say, write and remember. The new Pine Tree Watch name and look will appear on our...

Maine Center hires new executive editor

The Maine Center for Public Interest Reporting has announced the hiring of award-winning journalist and new media executive Joshua F. Moore as the Center’s new executive editor. Moore, who began work June 6, takes over leadership of the nonprofit, nonpartisan investigative news service from John Beaudoin, who had an unexpected health problem and had to resign in March. (Beaudoin is staying connected to the Center; he immediately joined the board after leaving the staff.)

Database of legislators’ sources of income launched

Database of legislators’ sources of income launched

For citizens who want to understand how the state legislature works, the new database application “Making Connections: A Guide to Maine Legislators’ Private and Public Interests” can help identify the private financial interests of lawmakers and their families.

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