Tag Archives: Massachusetts

Delays in Coronavirus Test Results Have Medical Professionals Concerned – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Public health experts are getting concerned as the U.S. is again seeing long delays in COVID-19 test results. Those on the front lines say it’s a combination of bottlenecks in the testing supply chain as well as an increase in demand for tests that is leading to the backlog …

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What You Need to Know – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Reusable bags have been cleared to return to checkout lines in Massachusetts, with a previous ban now removed in the latest round of Baker administration guidance affecting grocery stores. On Friday, Public Health Commissioner Monica Bharel rescinded a pair of earlier orders that laid out required precautions for grocery …

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Mass. Coronavirus Death Toll Rises by 28 as 213 More Cases Are Reported – NBC Boston

[ad_1] The coronavirus pandemic claimed another 28 lives in Massachusetts, health officials said Friday, reporting 213 new infections, including confirmed and probable cases. Of those deaths, all are in people with confirmed cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus. And 152 of the newly reported cases are confirmed, …

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25 More Deaths, 295 New Cases – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Another 25 people with the new coronavirus have died in Massachusetts and 295 new infections have been detected, including confirmed and probable cases in both metrics, health officials said Thursday. Of those deaths, all are in people with confirmed cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus. And …

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These Massachusetts Communities Have the Highest Rates of COVID-19 – NBC Boston

[ad_1] For the 13th straight week, the state Department of Public Health released a breakdown of the total number of coronavirus cases in each Massachusetts city and town. Among cities and towns with at least 100 cases in total, these 10 communities have the highest percentages of positive cases in …

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Gov. Charlie Baker Provides Coronavirus Update – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker announced a new coronavirus testing initiative for eight communities that have seen a high rate of COVID-19 cases in recent weeks. The communities included in the program are Chelsea, Everett, Fall River, Lawrence, Lowell, Lynn, Marlborough and New Bedford. Those who wish to get tested …

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Coronavirus Fraudsters Keep Prosecutors Busy

Stateline Jul7

[ad_1] Read Stateline coverage of the latest state action on coronavirus. A Hollywood film producer allegedly tried to use $1.7 million from the federal coronavirus business relief fund to pay personal credit card bills. Two New England men allegedly applied for more than half a million in refundable loans through …

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