Confirmed Cases Rises to Six 

The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention has identified today three additional individuals as having the H1N1 flu, bringing the State total to six.The youth in York County is one of the two children who were identified as probably cases earlier in the week. The second youth did not test positive for H1N1.According to current guidance, Kennebunk Elementary School will remain closed for at least seven calendar days. The youth with H1N1 in York County is a student at the school.The Crayon Academy day care center is cleared to re-open for normal operations on Monday. The youth from the center has tested negative for H1N1. While the day care center can re-open, the child attendee will not return until cleared.Dr. Mills re-iterated the need for people to stay informed, be prepared, and most importantly practice proper respiratory hygiene.For facts about influenza, and more information about H1N1 flu, please visit the Maine CDC and U.S. CDC Web sites.