Augusta Skate Park Fundraising, Unemployment Claims Down & Other Things You Need to Know
Here is a collection of the things you need to know today.....
Maine starts the day with 398 active cases of CV-19; 3,475 of the 3997 of the total cases are recovered and there have been 124 deaths according to WABI. About half of the active cases are in Cumberland County.
New claims for unemployment are the lowest since the start of the pandemic according to WABI.
Skowhegan High School has narrowed the list of possible mascots down to nine according to WABI.
An executive order would ban TikTok and WeChat in the US in 45 days if they are not sold by the Chinese companies that own them according to CNN.
Gov Mills has asked the state’s departments to come up with budget 10% cuts to their budgets according to WGME.
A fundraising and expansion effort is underway the Augusta Skate Park and the goal is to make it more user-friendly for new skaters according to centralmaine.com.
The strike at BIW is now in its seventh week and reports are they are making some progress according to centralmaine.com.