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Excluded from Society over Mills’ Strict Mask Mandate?

By: Maine Journal News Team In her December 11, 2020 Executive Order, Governor Janet Mills instituted the strictest Executive Order in the nation by removing medical exemptions from the mask mandate. A review of mask mandates and orders issued by all other Governors in the nation, including New York and California, allow an exemption for …

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Maine: No Mask No Service: Feathers Ruffled Over Paris Resolution

By: Maine Journal News This article contains political and other commentary which reflects the author’s opinions Maine: No Mask No Service members have never been accused of seeing two sides of a story. Rather, they are omniscient and experts on a what’s best for everyone else. They are firm in their convictions and the view …

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A reasonable ADA accommodation in Acton? One Citizen says “No.”

By: Morgan Coffron               The state of Maine has been under one of the strictest mask mandates in the country for two months, now. But how is this affecting those who are physically and medically unable to wear a mask?               In the town of Acton, one lone citizen is fighting for his right to …

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Journalistic Double Standards? Or No Standards?

By: Maine Journal News This article contains political and other commentary which reflects the authors’ opinions  Andrew Rice’s article on February 14, 2021 in the Sun Journal entitled “From Yard Signs to Bumper Stickers, Maine Politics turns Vulgar is an outstanding example of one-sided media in Maine. Let’s face it, we’ve all seen plenty of …

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Altercations Ensued at Sunday Protest against Mask Mandates and Lockdowns In Belfast

BY: Ronda Snyder There has been a protest against Mask Mandates and Lockdowns on a corner in Belfast Center for quite a few Sundays in a row. The protesters, as protesters are known to be, are often loud and frequently use a megaphone. Recently, the Belfast City Council held a meeting to discuss civility of …

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Belfast City Councilor: Rules for Thee but not For Me

By: Maine Journal News Ward 4 Belfast City Council Member, Michael Hurley believes in rules, apparently just not for himself. The City of Belfast has an ordinance prohibiting fireworks within City limits. In fact, Hurley was on the board that drafted the ordinance and voted unanimously to adopt the fireworks ban in Belfast. In a …

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