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3 Deaths, 525 COVID-19 Cases Added Wednesday

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Robert F. Bukaty
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Associated Press
mobile testing location for COVID-19, Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2020, in Auburn, Maine.

The Maine Center for Disease Control is reporting another 525 new COVID-19 cases in the state on Wednesday.

That marks two consecutive days in which new cases have exceeded 500. And three more people have died with the disease.

The pandemic’s death toll in the state has reached 372, with more than 27,000 identified cases.

The Maine CDC is next expected to brief the public on the pandemic at 2 p.m. Wednesday. Tune in live on Maine Public Radio, TV and online.

This story will be updated.