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189 COVID-19 Cases Added In Maine

Robert F. Bukaty
Associated Press
A member of the National Guard assisting at a COVID-19 mobile testing location fills out paperwork for a motorist arriving for a test Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, in Auburn, Main

The Maine CDC added 189 cases of COVID-19 to the state's total on Sunday.

No new deaths were added. The last time no additional deaths were reported was two weeks ago, on Jan. 10, also a Sunday. Since then, 112 deaths have been added to the state's total.

In all, 36,787 cases of the disease have been identified in the state, and 544 Mainers have died.

One-hundred eighty nine Mainers are currently hospitalized with COVID-19, with 55 in critical care and 20 on ventilators.

Nearly 87,000 people have received their first dose of the vaccine.

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