There were 14 additional COVID-19 cases reported in Knox County during the past day, the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday, Nov. 4.

Knox County has seen 106 new cases since one week ago. There were three additional hospitalizations of Knox County residents in the past week as well.

Since the pandemic began, 2,128 Knox County residents have been diagnosed with the virus, 53 have been admitted to hospitals, and 13 have died.

Statewide, an additional 692 cases were reported in the past day. There were four additional deaths reported statewide Nov. 4, increasing the number to 1,197.

There were 21 additional people statewide admitted to hospitals in Maine with COVID-19 during the past day, increasing that number to 2,853 since the pandemic began in March 2020.

There has been another spike in hospitalizations. Currently, 212 Mainers are hospitalized with the virus, 76 are in critical care units and 37 on respirators.

The CDC reported Nov. 3, 30,683 Knox County residents — 87 percent of the eligible population — are fully vaccinated. This is unchanged from the previous day.

Statewide, 80 percent of people have been fully vaccinated.

Health officials continue to urge people wear masks in indoor public places and to get vaccinated.