Here is a collection of the things you need to know today..... COVID-19 coverage.

COVID-19 world map from John Hopkins Univesity.

March 17 COVID-19 updates from CNN.

As of the morning of March 17, Maine has 17 cases likely and confirmed cases of coronavirus according to

Waterville is closing the city hall and has ordered the bars and restaurants to close according to WGME.

Hollywood Casino is closing for two weeks because of the coronavirus according to WABI.

North Haven is an island off the coast near Rockland they have banned all visitors and seasonal residents and only necessary travel off the island by residents is being allowed according to WABI.

Food City will be offering some time each week for older Mainers to shop according to WGME.

Gas prices are dropping in Maine 15 cents to an average of $2.10 with some gas station selling gas for under a dollar according to US News.

Two teenagers had to be rescued after falling through the ice on a pond in Standish according to WMTW.


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