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!

From about 8am and 1p today there will be an Active Shooter Drill for the Maine Department of Corrections, Augusta East Campus, off Hospital Street according to Augusta Police Department.

A legislative committee rejected a bill to allow municipalities to collect a 1% sales tax according to centralmaine.com.

Lisbon police are investigating a sexual assault complaint of a high school student and prompted a walkout at the high school according to US News.

Increasing cost are causing many communities to question the value of recycling according to WGME.

A bill to ban conversion therapy for minors is moving forward in the Maine Legislature according to WMTW.

Soon you will need to be at last 21  to buy tobacco and e-cigarette products at Walmart and Sam's Club, last month Walgreens made a similar decision according to WABI.

Denver the first U.S. city to decriminalize "magic mushrooms" according to WABI.

Over 1,000 weapons were taken from a home in Los Angeles according to WABI.