Beginning Friday, March 20, Maine Calling will broadcast live from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm M-F. This new two-hour format will continue while the coronavirus crisis is at its height. Each show will be rebroadcast in its entirety each evening at 8:00 pm.
Host Jennifer Rooks will lead conversations about how the spread of COVID-19 is affecting people throughout our region. Upcoming topics will include: answers to medical questions; how businesses are impacted by the crisis; childcare issues; how to deal with anxiety and uncertainty; what Maine towns are doing to cope; how faith leaders are addressing this emergency; what Maine's Congressional delegation is doing to help; and how colleges, professors and students are reacting to changes caused by the pandemic.