Thursday's report from the Maine Center for Disease Control includes two more COVID-related deaths in the state and 318 new coronavirus cases. Aroostook County has six new cases. 

Maine's vaccination effort continues in earnest, with more walk in clinics opening up. So far, nearly 50% of the state's population age 16 and older has received their final dose of the vaccine.

  • Total Cases: 63,175
  • Deaths: 793
  • Hospitalizations: 1,887

In Aroostook County, the number of confirmed cases is 1,699. There have been 45 deaths in the County since the start of the pandemic. A total of 69 people have been hospitalized with the virus.

See the latest updates from the Maine CDC -  MAINE CDC CHARTS & GRAPHS

The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention does their briefings on Tuesday and Thursday at 2 pm. Watch the live feed on our Facebook.

How Many in America: From Guns to Ghost Towns

Can you take a guess as to how many public schools are in the U.S.? Do you have any clue as to how many billionaires might be residing there? Read on to find out—and learn a thing or two about each of these selection’s cultural significance and legacy along the way.