According to the Kennebec Journal, the Winslow Town Office will be closed for the remainder of the week following an apparent COVID-19 exposure. A town employee was reportedly exposed to coronavirus and was supposed to be tested as of Monday morning. As a precaution the office has closed for the rest of the week.

According to town manager, Erica LaCroix, “All meetings that are held on Zoom or other electronic platforms will continue as scheduled. The town office will tentatively reopen on Monday, April 5, pending negative testing. If any employee tests positive, this time could be extended.”

Close contacts to the employee in question have already been notified. The story goes on to explain that the Police Department, Fire Department and Parks and Rec departments are unaffected by the closure because they operate out of other buildings.

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Using March 2019 data from the Social Security Administration, Stacker compiled a list of the most popular names in each of the 50 states and Washington D.C., according to their 2018 SSA rankings. The top five boy names and top five girl names are listed for each state, as well as the number of babies born in 2018 with that name. Historically common names like Michael only made the top five in three states, while the less common name Harper ranks in the top five for 22 states.

Curious what names are trending in your home state? Keep reading to see if your name made the top five -- or to find inspiration for naming your baby.

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To determine the most popular biblical baby names, Stacker consulted the name origin site Behind the Name and the Social Security Administration's baby names database then ranked the top 50 names from Behind the Name's Biblical Names origins list of 564 names, based on how many babies had been given these names in 2019. Click through to find out which biblical names have stood the test of time.

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Stacker used data from the 2020 County Health Rankings to rank every state's average life expectancy from lowest to highest. The 2020 County Health Rankings values were calculated using mortality counts from the 2016-2018 National Center for Health Statistics. The U.S. Census 2019 American Community Survey and America's Health Rankings Senior Report 2019 data were also used to provide demographics on the senior population of each state and the state's rank on senior health care, respectively.

Read on to learn the average life expectancy in each state.

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