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Another two Mainers have died as health officials on Friday confirmed 71 more coronavirus cases have been detected in Maine.
There have now been 1,948 cases across all of Maine’s counties since the outbreak began here in March, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention. That’s up from 1,877 on Thursday.
Of those, 1,749 have been confirmed positive, while 199 are likely positive, according to the Maine CDC.
A woman in her 80s from Aroostook County was among the latest coronavirus-related deaths, the first for The County since the start of the outbreak. The other death involved a woman also in her 80s …