Here is a collection of the things you need to know today.....

What is the weather today? Check out the ZONE FORECASTS from Maine.gov!

The MePUC said that CMP’s rate increase must wait until the they are done with the investigation into billing and metering issues according to US News.

A WV man has been sentenced to life in jail for killing a Maine man five years ago on I-81 in PA according to US News.

Food Date Labeling Act has been introduced  to simplify food expiration dates according to US News.

New Hampshire's "No Taxation on Our Libations" sale is giving Mainers an 11% discount (double each state's sales tax rate) to hi-lite NH’s tax free status according to WGME.

A bucket truck with a loose axel overturned near Hallowell’s public works building blocking traffic for a while yesterday according to centralmaine.com.

Nobel-winning author Toni Morrison died, she was 88 according to centralmaine.com.

Camp Sunshine, a summer camp for seriously ill kids,  just received record $1 million donation according to centralmaine.com.

The Lewiston School Department has about 80 jobs available according to centralmaine.com.