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Mass. Confirms 5,450 More Coronavirus Cases, 71 New Deaths – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts reported 5,450 new confirmed coronavirus cases Wednesday and an additional 71 deaths. There have now been 11,261 confirmed deaths and 292,316 cases, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Another 252 deaths are considered probably linked to COVID-19. The percentage of coronavirus tests coming back positive, on …

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Mass. Reports 3,720 More Coronavirus Cases, 55 New Deaths – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts reported 3,720 new confirmed coronavirus cases Tuesday and an additional 55 deaths. There have now been 11,190 confirmed deaths and 286,866 cases, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Another 253 deaths are considered probably linked to COVID-19. The percentage of coronavirus tests coming back positive, on …

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Mayor Walsh to Provide Update on Coronavirus in Boston – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Mayor Marty Walsh is scheduled to provide an update on the coronavirus in Boston on Monday afternoon. He is scheduled to speak at 3 p.m. from Faneuil Hall. Download our free mobile app for iOS or Android to get the latest breaking news and in-depth coverage of COVID-19. At …

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Here’s What to Know – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts takes a step back today in its reopening plan, retightening restrictions to levels in place over the summer as COVID-19 case counts soar in the state. Gov. Charlie Baker last week announced that starting Sunday, the Commonwealth would shift to Phase 3, Step 1, albeit with some alterations …

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Biogen Conference in Boston Linked to More Than 300,000 COVID-19 Cases, Science Journal Study Suggests – NBC Boston

[ad_1] A biotech conference held at a Boston hotel in late February that had already been blamed for the initial spread of the coronavirus in eastern Massachusetts has now been tied to hundreds of thousands of cases of the virus globally. The two-day Biogen conference at the Boston Marriott Long …

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Mass. Confirms 5,130 More Coronavirus Cases, 41 New Deaths – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts reported 5,130 new confirmed coronavirus cases Thursday and an additional 41 deaths. There have now been 10,963 confirmed deaths and 264,454 cases, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Another 246 deaths are considered probably linked to COVID-19. The percentage of coronavirus tests coming back positive, on …

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Gov. Baker Gives Update on Coronavirus Testing in Mass. – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Gov. Charlie Baker announced new measures Monday to increase coronavirus testing and ease the strain on Massachusetts hospitals amid a rise in coronavirus cases after Thanksgiving. “Effective Friday, hospitals will curtail elective procedures that can be safely postponed,” Baker said at a news conference. He also said the state …

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More Than 5,000 COVID-19 Cases Reported in Mass. for 3rd Day in a Row – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Saturday marked a third consecutive day where more than 5,000 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Massachusetts. There were 5,356 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus Saturday, up from Friday’s figure, the Department of Public Health announced. Massachusetts also reported 41 more deaths from COVID-19. This number of cases …

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Mass. Coronavirus Vaccines Could Be Administered on December 15 – NBC Boston

[ad_1] The coronavirus vaccines are coming: the Pfizer vaccine is expected to be approved in less than a week, followed by the Moderna vaccine a week later. Dr. Robert Finberg of UMass Medical School, said in Massachusetts, subject to Gov. Charlie Baker’s decision, the vaccines will likely go to health …

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These Mass. Schools Are Eligible for Rapid Coronavirus Tests in December – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts will roll out a new rapid coronavirus testing program at eligible schools next month, as Gov. Charlie Baker’s administration attempts to keep in-person learning available amid a spike in COVID-19 cases. The program, announced by health officials Wednesday, will kick off in early December in 134 schools that …

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