State acknowledges local testing ‘gap in the map’’

by Sarah Craighead Dedmon

The state of Maine expanded access to COVID-19 testing in June, setting up free testing without a doctor’s order through a “swab and send” program that established easy testing within 30 minutes of most Mainers. Today, Machias area residents must drive 60 miles for asymptomatic testing, to either Calais or Ellsworth, a distance some locals say they cannot manage.

Related Posts
State acknowledges local testing ‘gap in the map’’
The Nature of Phenology: Muskrats
State acknowledges local testing ‘gap in the map’’
Young Woman Dies in Head-On Crash
State acknowledges local testing ‘gap in the map’’
WA Raiders varsity swim defeats GSA Eagles