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

~Zone forecast from Maine.gov~

Flag will be half staff in honor of the Berwick firefighter who died according to centralmaine.com.

Voters SAD 13 voted to close the Quimby Middle School due to declining enrollment and to save money according to centralmaine.com.

Senators Collins and King are working with a bipartisan group for an increased number of work visas to help small businesses find seasonal workers according to US News.

The proposal for a new Maine flag design is gaining some support according to centralmaine.com.

Plans to install solar panels at the Blaine House moved forward as the state said it has received one bid according to US News.

The plan to renovate a couple of downtown Waterville buildings prompted a change to the existing downtown TIF district according to centralmaine.com

Kylie Jenner is the world's youngest billionaire according to the BBC.

A bill to move Maine to the Atlantic time zone is being proposed again according to WGME.

If the bill passes, Maine would agree to award its electoral votes to the presidential candidate who wins the national popular vote, regardless of who you voted for according to Newscenter.

This will be the final year of the Old Port Festival according to Newscenter.

5 women say a man cleared by UMF of a rape accusation also assaulted/harassed them according to the Bangor Daily News.