Advertisement

Maine reaches vaccine milestone, 4th in nation to do so

More than 50% of the eligible Mainers have recieved a Covid-19 booster shot
Published: Jan. 21, 2022 at 8:46 AM EST
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

Maine (WABI) - COVID-19 hospitalizations increased slightly, according to the Maine CDC.

As of Friday, 422 people are currently hospitalized with coronavirus.

104 people are in critical care.

55 are on ventilators.

There were 40 available ICU beds in the state as of Friday.

The latest data from the Maine CDC shows 1,387 newly recorded coronavirus cases.

Two more Mainers died with the virus- one resident each from Penobscot and Androscoggin counties.

County by county breakdown of newly released COVID-19 cases in Maine according to CDC
County by county breakdown of newly released COVID-19 cases in Maine according to CDC(WABI TV)

Washington County hitting the three thousand mark for total coronavirus cases. 320 new ones in Cumberland County, 291 in York.

Kennebec County adding 149 new cases to its total.

4,651 new doses of coronavirus vaccine were administered Thursday according to the state’s vaccination dashboard.

Governor Mills says that more than 50% of the eligible Mainers have received a Covid-19 booster shot.

Copyright 2022 WABI. All rights reserved.