1. Dr. Anthony Fauci will step down from his position at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and as chief medical officer to President Joe Biden in December. Fauci is 81 years old and has been an advisor for decades on everything from the HIV/AIDS epidemic, Zika, Ebola, various bird flus, and COVID.
2. The federal government will pay an Orono mother $8 million over a federally funded Brewer medical clinic’s failure to tell her or state authorities about signs of abuse inflicted on her then-6-month-old son.
3. On average in Maine, AAA a says gas is going for about $4.14 a gallon, down from $4.27 a week ago. Some places in Maine are already under $4.
4. The James Webb Space Telescope is showing Jupiter as never before, auroras and all. Scientists released the shots Monday
5. Hot Radio Maine Presents the 2nd Annual Cuts For Class – Monday August 29th 10am-6pm at Crow’s Nest Barbershop in Auburn (600 Turner Street). FREE back to school HAIRCUTS for students 18 and under. First come, first serve. While time permits.
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