According to WGME, the Maine Department of Education and Governor Mills are recommending schools remain closed for the remainder of the school year.
A message from Pender Makin, commissioner of the Maine Department of Education, posted on the Maine DOE website reads:
"As you may know, US CDC guidance recommends an 8 to 20 week timeframe for avoiding large group/in-person instruction once ther
Laura Benedict, owner of Augusta's popular Red Barn Restaurant, had quite a weekend. Last Wednesday, the day preparations were being made to serve hundreds at the restaurant for Thursday's community Thanksgiving dinner, she received a "cease and desist" letter telling her to stop her charitable work immediately. Listen to her story: