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Dr. Shah Says Maine's COVID-19 Positive Test Rate is Down 10%
Maine CDC director Dr. Nirav Shah said in today's coronavirus briefing that Maine's positivity rate for tests of COVID-19 is "headed in the right direction."
Gyms & Nail Salons To Remain Closed after June 1st In Maine
The one heartbreaking thing that came out of today's press conference was the fact that Gyms and other types of fitness centers will be closed until further notice, which means it is expected to go past the June 1 st reopening date.
Volunteers May Not Place Flags at Maine's 2 National Cemeteries
Traditionally volunteers gather at national cemeteries to place flags for Memorial Day. Due to COVID-19, that will not be able to happen this year.
New Hampshire Mailman Gives Graduates Something to Cheer Them Up
Let's face it, 2020 has been a bust. Especially for high school seniors.
Maine Doctors Can Now Test Anyone They Suspect To Has COVID-19
The tiered system of testing is now lifted thanks to a triple in the State's testing capacity.
Pay What You Can Staycations to Help Maine Businesses
A couple of vacation places in Maine want Mainers to staycation this summer.