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The Maine CDC is reporting 29 additional cases of COVID-19 in the state on Monday.

As Halloween approaches, the head of the Maine Center for Disease Control says individuals should consider their own risk levels for COVID-19 when deciding what to do.

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The Maine Center for Disease Control is reporting 27 additional COVID-19 cases.

State health officials are now saying that schools in Oxford County can consider returning to full, in-person classes.

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The Maine Center for Disease Control is reporting 27 additional cases of COVID-19 on Friday and one new death, bringing the total number of people who have died with the disease to 143.

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The Maine CDC is reporting 35 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday. In a press briefing, agency director Dr. Nirav Shah said there has been an uptick in cases across the state, but the bulk of the new cases are in three counties.

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The state Center for Disease Control is urging the public to take precautions to prevent exposure to tick-related diseases. That’s because October and November typically bring a surge in deer tick activity in Maine.

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There are 39 additional cases of COVID-19 being reported by the Maine CDC on Wednesday and no new deaths, holding that total at 142.

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Gov. Janet Mills announced Tuesday that Maine will move to Stage 4 of the reopening plan for the economy beginning next Tuesday, Oct. 13.

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Some appendicitis patients can be treated with antibiotics instead of surgery. That’s according to a new study by about a two dozen hospitals, including Maine Medical Center.

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There are 26 additional cases of COVID-19 in Maine Monday, according to the latest numbers from the state Center for Disease Control.

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Thirty-three additional cases of COVID-19 have been diagnosed in Maine, according to data released by the state CDC on Sunday.

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The Maine CDC is reporting 18 additional cases of COVID-19 in the state on Saturday.

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The Maine Center for Disease Control is reporting 37 additional cases of COVID-19 on Friday, and no new deaths. That number remains at 142.

The number of active cases in the state currently is 586.

This story will be updated.

Maine is reporting another death and an increase of 40 in COVID-19 cases overnight. That brings the total number of cases since the pandemic's onset to 5,431, and the death toll to 142.

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