1. Maine reports 667 new cases of COVID-19 over 3-day period  Press Herald
  2. 672 new coronavirus cases, 8 more deaths  WABI
  3. Maine is among the 5 states where COVID-19 cases are expected to keep rising  WGME
  4. Maine has record number of COVID patients on ventilators  Press Herald
  5. SLO County opens new, free COVID-19 testing site in Grover Beach  NewsChannel 3-12
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The state reported 319 cases among people under 20 years old, a three-day total that is the highest number in any report during the pandemic.

Children and teens account for nearly half of new COVID cases in Maine - Portland Press Herald

(BDN) -- Maine is one of only a few U. S. states where COVID-19 cases are estimated to increase, as states that saw a massive surge in infections earlier in the summer start to see declines. Nationwide, COVID-19 cases have fallen 7 percent over the past two weeks compared with the prior two-week period, according to a New York Times analysis. In Maine, however, they have continued to increase, driven by rapid spread in several predominantly rural counties.(BDN) -- Maine is one of only a few U. S. states where COVID-19 cases are estimated to increase, as states that saw a massive surge in infections earlier in the summer start to see declines. Nationwide, COVID-19 cases have fallen 7 percent over the past two weeks compared with the prior two-week period, according to a New York Times analysis. In Maine, however, they have continued to increase, driven by rapid spread in several predominantly rural counties.

Maine is among the 5 states where COVID-19 cases are expected to keep rising | WGME

Maine is among the 5 states where COVID-19 cases are expected to keep rising

672 newly recorded coronavirus cases, 8 new deaths according to Maine CDC672 newly recorded coronavirus cases, 8 new deaths according to Maine CDC

672 new coronavirus cases, 8 more deaths

Statewide, an additional 667 cases were reported over the weekend.

Knox County sees 22 more COVID-19 cases, CDC reports Tuesday - Knox County VillageSoup

Recent examples in Maine show the threat only a few recorded cases can pose to continued in-person learning.Recent examples in Maine show the threat only a few recorded cases can pose to continued in-person learning.

The COVID-19 surge is challenging Maine schools more than expected

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That brings the total number of coronavirus cases reported across Maine to 81,177 and the death toll to 969.That brings the total number of coronavirus cases reported across Maine to 81,177 and the death toll to 969.

8 more Mainers have died and another 667 coronavirus cases reported across the state

BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Maine is starting the week with more than a dozen outbreaks of COVID-19 in schools, and many schools are testing to mitigate the risk. As of Friday, 384 of Maine’s 720 public and private schools had signed up for pool testing with Concentric, a branch of Boston-based Ginkgo Bioworks, spokesperson Joseph Fridman told the Bangor Daily News.BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Maine is starting the week with more than a dozen outbreaks of COVID-19 in schools, and many schools are testing to mitigate the risk. As of Friday, 384 of Maine’s 720 public and private schools had signed up for pool testing with Concentric, a branch of Boston-based Ginkgo Bioworks, spokesperson Joseph Fridman told the Bangor Daily News.

Maine schools adopting pool testing to beat delta variant | WGME

Maine schools adopting pool testing to beat delta variant

What we’re talking about in Maine today.What we’re talking about in Maine today.

Employer COVID-19 vaccine mandates / Maine wedding boom / Nursing home closure

Dr. James Jarvis of Northern Light Health says the positivity rate for all tests done across its system is 11.5%. Dr. Dora Mills says MaineHealth's rate is more than 10%.Dr. James Jarvis of Northern Light Health says the positivity rate for all tests done across its system is 11.5%. Dr. Dora Mills says MaineHealth's rate is more than 10%.

Maine Health Systems See Record COVID-19 Positivity Rates | Maine Public

At least 14 Maine schools are reporting COVID-19 outbreaks as cases and the number of students forced to quarantine climbs.At least 14 Maine schools are reporting COVID-19 outbreaks as cases and the number of students forced to quarantine climbs.

COVID-19 cases, outbreaks at Maine schools grow

Maine CDC director Dr. Nirav Shah said the demand for COVID-19 testing, such as nose swabs, is outpacing the supplies.Maine CDC director Dr. Nirav Shah said the demand for COVID-19 testing, such as nose swabs, is outpacing the supplies.

'It's all COVID' | Maine doctors say record numbers of people getting tested amid strain of supplies | newscentermaine.com

Some 384 of Maine’s 720 public and private schools had signed up as of Friday. About 50 have implemented the program so far.Some 384 of Maine’s 720 public and private schools had signed up as of Friday. About 50 have implemented the program so far.

Pool testing is a crucial tool in Maine schools’ fight against COVID-19