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No New Deaths Reported, Only 33 New Cases – NECN

Massachusetts health officials reported no new coronavirus deaths on Sunday for only the fourth time since deaths were first reported during the pandemic in the commonwealth. The last time the state had a rare no deaths day was on May 11, according to Massachusetts Department of Public Health records. The …

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Mass. Confirms 121 New COVID Cases, 8 More Deaths; Test Rate Under 0.5% – NBC Boston

Massachusetts health officials reported no new coronavirus deaths on Sunday for only the fourth time since deaths were first reported during the pandemic in the commonwealth. The last time the state had a rare no deaths day was on May 11, according to Massachusetts Department of Public Health records. The …

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No Mass. Towns in COVID Red, Yellow Zones – NBC Boston

Massachusetts’ town-by-town coronavirus data shows no communities in the red zone for COVID risk Thursday, for the second straight week. Moreover, for the first time there were no towns in the yellow zone, down from seven last week. There are 38 communities in the green zone. It’s a stark change …

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Mass. Confirms 179 New COVID Cases, 12 More Deaths Over 2 Days – NBC Boston

Massachusetts health officials reported another 179 confirmed COVID cases and 12 more deaths Tuesday, in a report that encompassed two days’ worth of state coronavirus data. The new numbers pushed the state’s confirmed case total to 661,294 and the death toll to 17,520 since the start of the pandemic. Massachusetts’ …

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Mass. Confirms 146 New COVID Cases, 4 More Deaths – NBC Boston

Massachusetts health officials reported another 146 confirmed COVID cases and four more deaths Sunday, while the average positive test rate continues to drop to new lows. The new numbers pushed the state’s confirmed case total to 661,115 and the death toll to 17,508 since the start of the pandemic. Massachusetts’ …

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1 Town in Red Zone, 215 New Cases and 9 Deaths – NBC Boston

Massachusetts’ town-by-town coronavirus data shows one community — Tisbury — remaining in the red zone Thursday, down from two last week. See this week’s “red town” map below. Meanwhile, state health officials reported another 215 confirmed COVID cases and nine more deaths. The new numbers pushed the state’s confirmed case …

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COVID Positivity Rate Dips Below 1% in Mass., as 405 New Cases, 5 Deaths Reported – NBC Boston

Massachusetts health officials reported another 405 confirmed COVID cases and five more deaths Saturday as the average positivity rate dropped below 1%. The new numbers pushed the state’s confirmed case total to 659,246 and the death toll to 17,458 since the beginning of the pandemic. Massachusetts’ COVID metrics, tracked on …

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MA COVID Risk Map Shows 2 Red Zone Towns – NBC Boston

There were once hundreds of Massachusetts communities at the highest risk of coronavirus transmission. Now there are just two. The town-by-town coronavirus data released Thursday showed two communities in the high-risk red zone, down from six last week. The figure has declined for weeks; the most communities in the high …

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538 New Coronavirus Cases, 9 More Deaths – NECN

Massachusetts health officials reported another 538 confirmed COVID cases and nine more deaths Thursday. The new numbers pushed the state’s confirmed case total to 658,441 and the death toll to 17,442 since the start of the pandemic. Massachusetts’ COVID metrics, tracked on the Department of Public Health’s interactive coronavirus dashboard, have …

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