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A noontime ceremony is planned for the newest part of the Kennebec River Rail Trail. According to centralmaine.com it is a quarter of a mile long and connects Waterfront park to the trail under Memorial Bridge.

The Appropriations Committee is meeting to see if members are any closer to a compromise on a supplemental budget that includes issues like Medicaid expansion according to US News.

A federal judge rejected the Republican's attempt to be exempted from ranked-choice voting that is being used June 12 in the state wide elections according to US News.

US News posted some CMP customers are working on a class action lawsuit against the company over the high power bills last winter.