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Here’s How the Mass. Coronavirus Risk Map Will Look Different Wednesday – NBC Boston

[ad_1] New data on isolated outbreaks will show up when health officials release the state’s latest coronavirus risk map Wednesday. The updated color-coded coronavirus hot spot map, which highlights communities with the highest rates of transmission in red, will be included in the state’s weekly coronavirus public health report. State health …

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Moderna Hopes For Coronavirus Vaccine Emergency Use By End Of Year – CBS Boston

[ad_1] CAMBRIDGE (CBS) – Moderna says the federal government could give approval for emergency use of its coronavirus vaccine by the end of the year. But, it depends on the Cambridge-based company getting sufficient results from its phase 3 trial, which could happen by late November. Emergency authorization for the …

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Gov. Charlie Baker to Provide Coronavirus Update – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker will visit a new free drive-through testing site at Suffolk Downs and provide an update on the state’s continuing battle with the coronavirus on Tuesday. He is scheduled to speak at 12:30 p.m. Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito, Health and Human Services Secretary Marylou Sudders and …

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Brigham and Women’s Hospital Says Coronavirus Cluster Contained – CBS Boston

[ad_1] BOSTON (CBS) – Brigham and Women’s Hospital said it’s “confident” that a coronavirus cluster of 57 cases that involved 42 employees and 15 patients has been contained. “We have not had any new potentially contagious cases on the units that were affected since Oct. 3,” the hospital said in …

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Mass. Confirms 827 More Coronavirus Cases, 15 New Deaths – NBC Boston

[ad_1] 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 …

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Will Rising Coronavirus Cases Mean Another Shutdown in Massachusetts? – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts officially surpassed 140,000 coronavirus cases on Sunday, with 744 cases and 14 new deaths reported. Combined with Saturday’s 550 cases, that represents more than 1,300 new cases of COVID-19 in the state in one weekend alone. The 3-day average of hospitalized patients has also increased, from between 300 …

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Massachusetts Surpasses 140,000 Coronavirus Cases as Mass. DPH Reports 744 New Cases, 14 More Deaths – NBC Boston

[ad_1] 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 …

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Coronavirus Cases by Town – NBC Boston

[ad_1] 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 …

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