The novel coronavirus, which causes COVID-19, a respiratory illness, is impacting many aspects of our lives in Maine and all over the world. We are dedicated to keeping you up to date on how the pandemic is affecting you and your neighbors in Bangor and all of eastern Maine.
Maine CDC Recommends Masks for Vaccinated Residents in 2 Counties
The Maine CDC is now recommending that Mainers in two at-risk counties resume wearing masks in indoor settings.
Maine To Review New CDC Guidance on Masks in Higher-risk Areas
Mainers could soon find themselves wearing face coverings again under certain circumstances, based on new COVID-19 guidance from the United States Centers for Disease Control on Tuesday.
Fully Vaxxed Mainers Can Finally Go Visit Canada Again In August
By September, they plan to open back up to global travelers as well.
Abbott Labs to Layoff 400 Employees in Scarborough & Westbrook
The Maine company that manufactures COVID-19 testing kits will lay off hundreds of employees, as the pandemic winds down.
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.