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36 New Coronavirus Cases Added In Maine On Thursday

Virus Outbreak Maine Daily Life
Robert F. Bukaty
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AP
Visitors walk on The Footbridge, Wednesday, July 7, 2021, in Boothbay Harbor, Maine. The state has one of the highest vaccination rates in the country with more than two-thirds of the population over age 12 fully vaccinated.

Maine is reporting another 36 cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, and the weekly average of new daily cases now stands at 18.

The Maine CDC has still only discovered four cases of the more contagious Delta variant here.

No new coronavirus deaths were reported today.

Thirty people were hospitalized with COVID-19 as of this morning. Sixteen are in critical care and six are on a ventilator.