There are 228 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus Wednesday. There was one death in the state, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

  • Maine now has 11,027 confirmed cases.
  • The number of people who have died from the virus is 190.
  • A total of 8,592 have recovered in Maine.

There is a total of 116 confirmed cases in Aroostook County. Eighty-six people have recovered with 10 hospitalization. There has been one death.

MAINE CDC CHARTS & GRAPHS

RELATED NEWS: There are 20 active cases in Aroostook County. Washburn schools are closed through December 1st due to a probable coronavirus case. The Maine Department of Education has created a new team to help schools with contact tracing of COVID-19 cases. The team includes 21 retired nurses who have been trained by the Maine CDC. It will support the work of school nurses and other school staff.

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The Maine CDC’s schedule for updates is Monday, Wednesday & Friday. Watch the news briefing on our Facebook at 2 pm (ET) (subject to schedule change).

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