Gov Mills on Masks, Quarantine Exemptions & Other Things You Need to Know
Here is a collection of the things you need to know today.....
Maine is staring the day with 518 active cases of COVID-19. 2,671 of the total of 3,294 in Maine are recovered and we have seen 105 deaths according to WABI.
Gov Mill has said she is signing an executive order on the enforcement of the face cover requirement as it is one of the things businesses agreed to in order to reopen according to WABI.
Gov Mills did extend the exemption of the 14-day quarantine to New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut according to WABI. New Hampshire and Vermont were already exempt.
President Trump ‘said he is all for masks’ but does not feel a national mandate is necessary according to Fox News.
As a precaution and for a deep clean, New Balance in Maine is temporary closing three manufacturing locations after an employee has CV-19 type symptoms according to WABI.
ME Department of Labor just announced that after a Mainer has gone through there 26 weeks of unemployment there is now an additional 13 weeks of benefits if they have not found employment according to WABI.
Mainers are being reminded to be careful this 4th of July weekend as so many people have been being fireworks to do their own displays to please use caution or if you out hiking or on an ATV, and to practice physical distancing and wearing a mask where necessary according to WABI.
Two Massachusetts men were arrested in Fairfield yesterday, one for being a fugitive and the other for operating under the influence according to centralmaine.com. The investigation is ongoing.