• Massachusetts 1 hour ago

    Mass. Pausing Indoor Ice Hockey for 2 Weeks Due to Increasing COVID-19 Cases

    All indoor ice rinks and ice skating facilities in Massachusetts are prohibited from operating for the next two weeks due to rising coronavirus cases connected to indoor ice hockey, the state’s Department of Public Health announced Thursday night. Officials say the new public health order is in response to multiple COVID-19 clusters occurring at rinks throughout the state following...

  • coronavirus 2 hours ago

    Revamped Coronavirus Risk Map: Mass. Up to 77 Communities in the Red

    Massachusetts’ latest weekly community-level data on the coronavirus pandemic, including the updated town-by-town risk assessment map, shows 77 communities considered at the highest risk for transmitting COVID-19, an increase of 14 from last week. This week’s report from the Department of Public Health was revamped to include data on isolated outbreaks, requiring its release to be moved back from Wednesdays…

  • Massachusetts 2 hours ago

    COVID Cases on the Rise in Mass.

    Massachusetts now has 77 communities where there’s a high risk of transmitting COVID-19. That’s 14 more communities than were listed in last week’s coronavirus risk map.

  • Massachusetts 2 hours ago

    Mass. Hockey Paused for 2 Weeks

    Officials say the new public health order is in response to multiple COVID-19 clusters occurring at rinks throughout Massachusetts following games, practices and tournaments. Nearly 110 cases of the virus have been directly connected to hockey, the DPH said in a press release.

  • Massachusetts 5 hours ago

    New Details Shown in State's COVID-19 Risk Map

    This week’s report from the Department of Public Health was revamped to include data on isolated outbreaks, requiring its release to be moved back from Wednesdays to Thursdays. This is the first week of the new version.

  • Massachusetts 5 hours ago

    Latest Mass. COVID Risk Map Shows New Details

    This week’s report from the Department of Public Health was revamped to include data on isolated outbreaks, requiring its release to be moved back from Wednesdays to Thursdays. This is the first week of the new version.

  • Massachusetts 7 hours ago

    Mass. Up to 77 Communities in the Red

    Massachusetts’ latest weekly community-level data on the coronavirus pandemic, including the updated town-by-town risk assessment map, shows 77 communities considered at the highest risk for transmitting COVID-19, an increase of 14 from last week.

  • coronavirus 10 hours ago

    Mass. Confirms 30 New Deaths, 986 More Coronavirus Cases, the Highest This Fall

    Massachusetts confirmed 30 new coronavirus deaths and 986 new cases Thursday, the highest number of cases in a day so far this fall. Back on May 24 the Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 1,013 cases in a single day, according to archived data on its website. There have now been 9,589 confirmed deaths and 143,927 cases, according to DPH….

  • coronavirus Oct 21

    Mass. Reports 646 More Cases, 22 New Deaths

    Massachusetts reported 646 new confirmed coronavirus cases Wednesday and an additional 22 deaths. There have now been 9,559 confirmed deaths and 142,941 cases, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. The percentage of coronavirus tests coming back positive, on average, remains at 1.3%, according to the report. The total number of coronavirus deaths in the daily COVID-19 report, however,…

  • coronavirus Oct 20

    Mass. Reports 821 More Cases, 5 New Deaths

    Massachusetts reported 821 new confirmed coronavirus cases Tuesday and an additional five deaths. There have now been 9,537 confirmed deaths and 142,295 cases, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. The percentage of coronavirus tests coming back positive, on average, has risen to 1.3%, according to the report. The total number of coronavirus deaths in the daily COVID-19 report,…

  • Charlie Baker Oct 20

    Gov. Baker on COVID-19 Vaccine Plan, New Testing Location

    Mass. Gov. Charlie Baker speaks from Revere about a new drive-through testing site and the plan for a vaccine once it is released.

  • coronavirus Oct 19

    Mass. Confirms 827 More Coronavirus Cases, 15 New Deaths

    Massachusetts reported 827 new confirmed coronavirus cases Monday and an additional 15 deaths. There have now been 9,532 confirmed deaths and 141,474 cases, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. The percentage of coronavirus tests coming back positive, on average, remains at 1.2%, according to the report. The total number of coronavirus deaths in the daily COVID-19 report, however,…

  • coronavirus Oct 19

    Mass. Surpasses 140,000 Coronavirus Cases With 744 New Cases, 14 More Deaths

    Massachusetts reported 14 new confirmed deaths Sunday and an additional 744 coronavirus cases, pushing the state’s total number of confirmed cases past 140,000 since the pandemic started. There have now been 9,517 confirmed deaths and 140,647 cases, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. The percentage of coronavirus tests coming back positive, on average, has decreased slightly to 1.2%,…

  • coronavirus Oct 18

    COVID Death Toll Surpasses 9,500 in Mass.; 21 More Deaths, 550 New Cases Reported

    Massachusetts surpassed 9,500 coronavirus deaths on Saturday as state health officials announced 21 more deaths and 550 new cases of the virus. There have now been 9,503 confirmed deaths and 139,903 cases, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. The percentage of coronavirus tests coming back positive, on average, has decreased slightly to 1.3%, according to the report. The…

  • New England Patriots Oct 17

    Three More Patriots Players Added to Reserve/COVID-19 List

    ESPN is reporting Sony Michel, Shaq Mason and Derek Rivers have been added to the Reserve/COVID-19 list.

  • coronavirus Oct 16

    Mass. Reports 702 More Cases, 30 New Deaths

    Massachusetts reported 702 new confirmed coronavirus cases Friday and an additional 30 deaths. There have now been 9,482 confirmed deaths and 139,353 cases, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. The percentage of coronavirus tests coming back positive, on average, has risen to 1.4%, according to the report. The total number of coronavirus deaths in the daily COVID-19 report,…

  • coronavirus Oct 15

    Massachusetts High-Risk COVID Communities Jump 58%; Statewide Average in Red

    The number of Massachusetts communities now in the highest-risk category on the state’s COVID-19 risk map has increased by 58%, according to new data released Wednesday. The number of Massachusetts cities and towns that are considered at high risk for transmission of the coronavirus has grown to 63 from 40 in just one week, according to the state Department of…

  • lowell Oct 15

    Lowell to Switch to Remote Learning Amid Spike in COVID-19 Cases

    Due to Lowell being in the high-risk level for coronavirus transmission for three weeks now, the Massachusetts school district on Thursday decided to move to remote learning.

  • coronavirus Oct 15

    Mass. Reports 568 More Cases, 23 New Deaths

    Massachusetts reported 568 new confirmed coronavirus cases Thursday and an additional 23 deaths. There have now been 9,452 confirmed deaths and 138,651 cases, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. The percentage of coronavirus tests coming back positive, on average, remains at 1.3%, according to the report. The total number of coronavirus deaths in the daily COVID-19 report, however,…

  • Somerville Oct 15

    Somerville Now Considered High-Risk Community

    Somerville is among the 27 Massachusetts communities that was added to the list for highest risk for transmitting COVID-19 on Wednesday.

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