More Cases of MRSA on Vinalhaven 

More cases of the drug-resistant staph infection MRSA have been reported on Vinalhaven.Officials at the maine CDC say as many as fifteen new cases have been reported on the island this year.That brings the total to around three dozen cases in the past two years.Health officials say it’s been most pervasive among members of the lobstering community and their families.They advise folks on Vinalhaven to practice good hand hygeine and keep sores covered up to keep the infection from spreading.