Maine CDC reports 279 new Covid-19 cases and one new death

Published: Apr. 3, 2021 at 10:06 AM EDT
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AUGUSTA, Maine (WAGM) - The Maine Center for Disease Control is reporting 279 new Covid-19 cases and one new death.

The 279 new cases brings the total since the beginning of the outbreak to 51,468. The number of Mainers with COVID-19 who have died is now 745. The new death was reported in Somerset County.

The Maine CDC said 299,378 Mainers have received their final COVID-19 vaccine dose, which represents 22.27% of the population.

Aroostook County has 5 new cases, bringing the total to 1,427.


  • Deaths: 745
  • Total cases: 51,468
  • Confirmed cases: 39,345
  • Probable cases: 12,123
  • Cumulative positivity rate: 2.29%
  • 14-day positivity rate: 2.3%
  • Currently hospitalized: 75
  • Patients in intensive care: 25
  • Patients on ventilators: 6

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