Morning Links - Saturday, November 18, 2023


Maine's 1st Costco is finally open πŸ› Bangor Daily News


Unity adopts moratorium on high-voltage power lines as it codifies opposition to power corridor πŸ› Portland Press Herald

UMaine professor builds tool to 'address the PFAS crisis faster' πŸ› WCSH News Center Maine

Maine consumer advocate backs ban of natural gas construction πŸ› WMTW


Betting tops $1 million a day during rollout of sports gambling in Maine πŸ› Maine Public


Commission investigating Lewiston shootings moves meeting location πŸ› Portland Press Herald

Maine lawmaker’s proposal reflects national debate about gun-free zones, but faces strong opposition πŸ› Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: We need better from Augusta on guns πŸ› Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Bring in background checks, waiting periods, permits πŸ› Portland Press Herald

Ruger investors press CEO about potential profit surge after Lewiston mass shooting πŸ› Bangor Daily News

Fear of guns blurs our conversations about policy πŸ› Bangor Daily News

Proposed Maine Legislation Could Change State Gun Laws πŸ› Government Technology


Health insurers have been breaking state laws for years πŸ› The Maine Monitor


Maine could end 2023 with the lowest annual unemployment rate in its history πŸ› Portland Press Herald

There are more jobs in Maine now than ever before πŸ› WMTW


The color orange isn’t just for hunters πŸ› Bangor Daily News

Add these 5 hikes to your list of places where hunting isn’t allowed πŸ› Bangor Daily News


Rally at Congresswoman Pingree's Office Calls for her to Support Ceasefire by Israel πŸ› Munjoy Hill News

CMP's CEO talks shop after Maine voters reject Question 3 πŸ› WCSH News Center Maine

Maine’s electric companies must be held accountable πŸ› Bangor Daily News

Commentary: Maine’s congressional delegation must call for ceasefire in Gaza πŸ› Portland Press Herald

Donald Trump is the 1st candidate to submit signatures for Maine's 2024 ballot πŸ› Bangor Daily News


Ogunquit beach today πŸ› Reddit

Sunset at Schoodic Point last night πŸ› Reddit


Maine Celtics: November Roundup πŸ› Portland Old Port

Things to Do

Tree lightings, parades and more: ring in the holidays in Maine πŸ› WMTW


Hepatitis A outbreak spreads in Portland’s homeless population πŸ› Portland Press Herald