Things You Need to Know: December 9, 2020
Here is a collection of the things you need to know today.....
Days after the storm, CMP is still working on getting the power back on to all its customers; there are still over 7,500 with out power as of early this morning.
Maine starts the day with 3,563 active cases of COVID-19. 10,247 of the 14,049 cases recovered. There have been 239 deaths according to WABI. 12 deaths were added yesterday.
SCAM: People are being warned about a scam starting, you cannot buy early access to the vaccine according to Newscenter.
20 Augusta city employees are in quarantine and Augusta’s child care program is partially closed after exposure to COVID-19 according to centralmaine.com.
The broken piece of a statue in Vassalboro has been found, 50 years later, in the water by the Outlet Dam according to centralmaine.com.
The deck area in Granite City park in Hallowell will be closed for the winter for some upgrades and repairs according to centralmaine.com.
Mainers spent almost $222M in the first 11 months of 2020 on medical marijuana, setting a new record according to WMTW. That does NOT include sales from sales of recreational marijuana over the last few months.
A Benton man charged with killed his sister and brother-in-law entered a plea of not guilty according to WABI..
Local, College, Professional sports scoreboard: Dallas lost to Baltimore, NE Patriots and Los Angeles play Thursday.
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