‘New Maine News’ is the Local Version of ‘The Onion’
The most recent headline on New Maine News reads "Red’s Eats Adds New Location in North Bound Lane of I-295." This local website is fake news that pretends it's real, and it's hilarious.
If you're familiar with the satirical website The Onion, then you'll understand what New Maine News is doing here. It bills itself as "Maine's only trusted source for local real breaking news." The site appears to have launched a few weeks ago with a humor that only Mainers will understand. Just get a load of these headlines:
We have no idea who is behind this website, but to whomever it is, well done! We'll be watching.