Here is a collection of the things you need to know today.....

Maine weather for your area from Maine.gov.

Maine has 422 active cases of CV-19. 3,148 of the total of 3,687 in Maine are recovered and we have seen 117 deaths according to WABI. One of the deaths over the weekend was a man in his 20’s.

Maine’s unemployment rate dropped to 6.6% for June from 10.6% in April according to Bangor Daily News.

The Mills administration has now released some guidelines for the reopening of Maine schools according to centralmaine.com.

A temporary mini-park is coming to Hallowell in the parking lot on the corner of Water and Central Streets according to centralmaine.com. Some are concerned about losing those downtown parking spots.

BIW union and a federal mediator are due to meet tomorrow to talk about resolving the month-old strike according to WABI.

First the first time, some LL Bean products will be available in other stores according to WABI.

Some churches are asking Gov Mills to change the rules on the number of people gathering from a max of 50 people to a percentage of capacity of the church according to Newscenter.

The bumper crop of acorns last fall is the reason we are seeing so many more chipmunks this season according to the Bangor Daily News.