18 more COVID-19 deaths, 1,411 cases added on Friday
Eighteen more Mainers have died with COVID-19, and 1,411 cases have been added to the state's total.
In the last seven days, the Maine CDC has reported an average of 1,046 cases per day, a number that continues trending upward.
Hospitalizations for COVID-19 in Maine dipped on Friday but remain above 400, which was a new high this week.
The state CDC is reporting 424 people in the hospital with COVID-19. The number of people in critical care increased to 109, and the number on ventilators increased to 57.