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No worries: Easter Bunny deemed 'essential worker'

Apr 11, 2020
Gov. Mills holds her Easter Bunny directive in her office April 11.

Gov. Janet Mills today issued a directive, posted on her Facebook page, declaring "certain magical creatures," including the Easter Bunny and the Tooth Fairy, "performers of essential services" under COVID-19 guidelines.

Recognizing that such creatures are "essential to the health and happiness of Maine children," Mills said, "May this bring hope and happiness to children and families across Maine during this difficult time."


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