Here are the things you need to know today......

~Zone forecast from Maine.gov~

A high wind watch in effect for today according to WGME

A South Thomaston woman has been charged with killing an 83-year-old woman who hired her to shovel according to US News.

Portland Jetport had it's busiest year in its history according to US News.

Two bills have been introduced to help Meals on Wheels in Maine with funding and help with its waitlist according to US News.

Officials in Maine and New Hampshire are reminding snowmobilers to slow down and be careful after a number of crashes and serious injuries according to US News.

A Palermo man was in critical condition and two others injured a rollover Saturday in China according to WGME.

Riverview Psychiatric Center is re-certified, allowing the state psychiatric hospital to start receiving federal Medicare reimbursements according to US News.

A review finds the cost for the same medical procedure can vary by thousands in Maine depending on where you are according to centralmaine.com.

There is legislation being proposed to ban or discourage the use of plastic shopping bags according to centralmaine.com.