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

Maine starts the day with 596 active cases of COVID-19. 4,802 of the 5,545 cases recovered. There have been 142 deaths according to WABI.

President Trump has left the hospital where he was being treated for CV-19, Tweeting you should not fear the virus and removing his mask for a photoshoot according to Newscenter.

The UMaine campuses have had a fairly low rate of CV-19 with 5 cases out of the 30,000 staff, facility, and the students because every it following the rules according to Newscenter.

The man who died in a Winthrop mobil home this weekend was shot according to

A 12-year-old in eastern Maine ended up in hospital after a hunting accident while out with his dad according to WABI.

Absentee ballots in Maine have started arriving in the mail, many commutes have places where you can vote absentee in person, have special drop off boxes or extended hours according to WABI.

MNF: Patroits lost to Kansas City, and Green Bay beat Atlanta

If you are reconsidering changing how you cast your vote this fall, check out this from how what you can and cannot do if you are voting absentee.

Voters: mark your ballot ovals carefully and make your choices clear otherwise the ballots will need a review to be counted according to WABI.

Gov. Mills has extended the Civil Emergency for the State of Maine to October 29th according to WGME.. Like many other states who have made the same move, it allows the states to tap into federal resources.


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