Hallowell Side Walk Issue, Paid Sick Leave Compromise Proposed & Other Things You Need to Know Today
Here are the things you need to know today......
Republicans in Maine say they have a reasonable compromise on paid sick leave according to US News.
Hallowell City Councilors approved the money for a sidewalk near Lucky Garden BUT only if “feng shui” boulders can stay according to centralmaine.com.
Black ice is suspected in the Westbrook crash that killed three people according to US News.
Maine's unemployment rate of 3.5 percent has not changed since August. The rate is up slightly from 3.2 percent a year ago according to US News.
With Portland considering a proposal to allow non-citizens to vote, state lawmakers are debating a new bill specifically stating that only US citizens local elections according to WGME.
A Waterville woman who has been accused of raping child pleads not guilty according to WABI.
Gas prices are up 4 cents a gallon in Maine averaging $2.41. The national average is up 19.6 cents per gallon from a month ago, yet stands 3.4 cents per gallon lower than a year ago according to WABI.