Now 5 deaths, including 4 in Madison nursing home, are related to Millincet-area marriage


Maine health officials have now attributed five deaths to a COVID-19 outbreak. An increase of two in the last 7 weeks, stems from 7 weddings and receptions in the Millincet area.

The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed the fifth death on Sunday. Four of those five deaths occurred at the Maplest Rehabilitation and Living Center in the Somerset County city of Madison. Twenty-eight people have been infected with the virus at that facility.