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Call-in hours for unemployment will be extended to 8 am to 3 pm starting on Monday according to

Those who filed for unemployment will see the extra $600 next week according to WABI.

The documentary done about the North Pond Hermit is now streaming for free according to the Bangor Daily News.

An Old Town man was killed after a confrontation with state police according to US News.

Former President Barack Obama has endowed Joe Biden for president according to US News.

COVID-19:  COVID-19 world map from John Hopkins University

County by county coronavirus count from

COVID-19 updates from Newscenter.

Gov Mills has extended the state of emergency order until May 15 and that will allow her to extend the stay at home order as well that is due to end April 30th according to US News.

Maine now has 734 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 292 are now considered recovered according to WABI.

After 8 people tested positive for COVID-19 the rehab building at Redington-Fairview is closed for two weeks according to

President Trump wants to stop the payments to the World Health Organization according to BBC.


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