BC-ME--Maine News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, ME
Maine news from The Associated Press for Monday, Dec. 17, 2018.
Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Maine. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the northern New England desk at 207-772-4157. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking news and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date
MISSING MAINE TODDLER
PORTLAND, Maine _ The attorney for the mother of a toddler whose disappearance prompted the biggest criminal investigation in Maine history is ready to discuss potential litigation. The announcement Monday comes on the seventh anniversary of the date 20-month-old Ayla Reynolds was reported missing by her father in Waterville. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 400 words by 5 p.m.
GAS PRICES: Gas prices have dropped a few more cents per gallon in northern New England.
MINIMUM WAGE-MAINE: Maine’s minimum wage will increase to $11 an hour in the new year thanks to a law approved by voters in 2016.
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