Comments for: Flu remains at epidemic proportions in Maine

Posted Jan. 16, 2013, at 12:42 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 16, 2013, at 4:09 p.m.

The flu remains at epidemic proportions in Maine, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention. As of the end of the day Tuesday, 90 long-term care facilities and 24 schools were reporting influenza outbreaks, Sheila Pinette, the agency’s director, said. Schools are required to report an outbreak …

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