Record unemployment numbers here in Maine reported this week, and non-farm jobs are down by almost 100,000. An explosion of coronavirus cases have been reported at Cape Memory Care in Cape Elizabeth, campgrounds are opening this weekend for in-state residents only, and parts of Baxter State Park are on fire. Maine remains under a Red Flag Warning.
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