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How Mainers Can Get 5 Free COVID Tests Sent to Them Each Month
The Maine Department of Health and Human Services announced in September that Mainers can order free COVID tests once per month.
Other Than Panic, What Can A Mainer Do If You Lose Your Vax Card?
It'll take some time, and you'll need to be patient, and there's no way to rush it. But hey... that seems to be the mantra of the current world, right?
U.S. Senator Angus King of Maine Tests Positive for COVID
Angus King, one of Maine's United State Senators, has tested positive for COVID-19.
Winslow Resident Wins Nearly $900K in Vaccination Sweepstakes
A dialysis dietician from Winslow is the big winner in the Maine Vaccinationland Sweepstakes, with a nearly $900,000 prize.
Maine's Dr. Northrup Defiant After Being Banned From Instagram
Dr. Christiane Northrup was recently kicked off Instagram for outlandish covid vaccine conspiracies...but you'd never know it.
ME Seeing a Syndemic & Employers Could Possibly Mandate Vaccines
The latest updates for COVID-19 in Maine
‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ Episodes Removed Due To Problematic Storylines
One episode involved mention of a "panty raid."
Controversial Vaccine Could Be Available to Mainers Next Month
The AstraZeneca vaccine has caused concerns in Europe but The WHO insists that it's unlikely there is any correlation between the reported issues & the vaccine.
Maine CDC: 1 New Death & Maine Health Eases Visitor Restrictions
According to the Maine CDC's Monday update, there are 174 new cases of COVID-19 in Maine and 1 additional death.
All Maine Adults Eligible for COVID Vaccination After May 1st
Governor Janet Mills has accelerated the COVID vaccination schedule, to allow all adult Mainers to start making their appointments in May.
I Cannot Believe It's Been a Year Since I Panic Shopped at BJ's
I will never, ever forget that day.
Maine Diagnoses Its First Case Of the South African COVID Variant
The first case of the South African variant of COVID-19 has been diagnosed in Maine.