Maine’s Current Unemployment Rate is 9.9% & Other Things You Need to Know
Here is a collection of the things you need to know today.....
Maine starts the day with 491 active cases of COVID-19. 4,076 of the 4,701 cases recovered. There have been 134 deaths according to WABI.
Maine current unemployment rate is 9.9 % and was 2.9% at this time a year ago according to WGME.
The Moxie Festival canceled their traditional summer event but hoped they could hold a smaller fall event and that has been canceled according to centralmaine.com.
There was a small protest in front of Oxford Hills High School, they were protesting the mandate for mask-wearing according to centralmaine.com.
Two people were arrested in Waterville this weekend after shots were allegedly fired from their vehicle according to centralmaine.com.
Since Augusta will not be consolidating polling at the Augusta Civic Center, the city will need enough poll workers to cover four locations for voting in the city according to centralmaine.com.
Mainers have already requested about 120,000 absentee ballots for the November election according to centralmaine.com.
A Lewiston man was arrested after firing a gun from his car while in Brunswick according to WGME.
Celtics won last night...Celtics play again Wednesday, Red Sox play Thursday.