A further six Mainers die while a further 417 coronavirus cases are reported in the state

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Another six Mainers have died when health officials reported 417 new cases of coronavirus in the state on Tuesday.

Tuesday’s report brings the total number of coronavirus cases in Maine to 16,760. Of these, 14,960 have been positively confirmed, while 2,070 were classified as “probable cases,” according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention.