The Things You Need to Know Today: October 22
Here is a collection of the things you need to know today.....
Maine starts the day with 637 active cases of COVID-19. 5,244 of the 6,027 cases recovered. There have been 146 deaths according to WGME.
42 COVID-19 cases have been linked to a church in Waldo County according to WGME.
ME CDC says no cases of COVID-19 have been linked to a fairly large event that was held at a church in Oakland a few weeks ago according to centralmaine.com.
A Cumberland County person is believe to have contracted the West Nile virus according to WMTW.
Overdose deaths in Maine are up for the first six months of the year, with 258 people dying from a drug overdose according to centralmaine.com.
Maine’s unemployment rate is at 6.1%, in April it was up to 10.6% according to WABI.
The final presidential debate happens tonight according to centralmaine.com.
High School, College, Pro Sports: New York Giants play the Philadelphia Eagles in Thursday Night Football.
The Los Angeles Dodgers won game one of the World Series against Tampa Bay Rays, game two is Friday.
Here is WABI’s handy-dandy list of Halloween events going on in the area.
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