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130 More Coronavirus Deaths in Massachusetts, 1,952 More Test Positive – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts’ coronavirus-related death toll rose by another 130, health officials said Saturday, while another 1,952 people have tested positive for the virus. The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported that 3,846 people have now died and 66,263 have tested positive for the virus. The hospitalization rate — the percentage …

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These New Yorkers fleeing coronavirus vow they’ll never return

[ad_1] Wendy Silverstein never thought she’d leave New York City for good. The 58-year-old design publicist has called her beloved East Village apartment home for 30 years. But then COVID-19 threatened her husband, John Crellin, a 71-year-old retired architect with a chronic health condition. So on March 18, as the …

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154 More Deaths, 2,106 More People Test Positive – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Another 154 people who tested positive for the new coronavirus have died in Massachusetts, health officials said Friday. They reported 2,106 more confirmed cases of the virus as well. The state’s death toll has risen to 3,716, with 64,311 total people having tested positive for the virus, according to …

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Gov. Charlie Baker to Provide Friday Update – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Gov. Charlie Baker will provide an update Friday on the coronavirus outbreak in Massachusetts. He is expected to speak at 1:30 p.m. On Wednesday, Baker detailed the steps that are being taken to reopen the Massachusetts economy during his daily press conference on Thursday. He said the Reopening Advisory …

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Coronavirus Deaths Rise by 157 in Massachusetts, 1,940 More Test Positive – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts reported another 157 coronavirus-related deaths on Thursday and 1,940 more confirmed cases. The state’s death toll now stands at 3,562, while 62,205 people have tested positive for the virus, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Those figures bring New England above 100,000, along with the new …

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Mass. Walmart Closed for Cleaning After 23 Employees Test Positive for Coronavirus – NBC Boston

[ad_1] A Walmart store in Worcester is set to undergo a deep cleaning Thursday after nearly two dozen workers tested positive for the new coronavirus this month, forcing the location to shut down. Worcester City Manager Edward Augustus said Wednesday that 23 employees of the store off Route 146 had …

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Mass. Coronavirus Cases Top 60,000 as Death Toll Rises by 262 – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Another 252 people in Massachusetts have died after testing positive for the new coronavirus, and the total number of confirmed cases topped 60,000. The death toll rose to 3,405 as of Wednesday, according to the Department of Public Health. Another 1,963 people tested positive for COVID-19, the disease caused …

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Walsh Extends Boston’s Coronavirus Curfew, Urges Masks for Runners, Bikers – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Boston’s coronavirus-related curfew is being extended through May 18, along with the city’s public health emergency, Mayor Marty Walsh said at a briefing on the city’s response to the virus Wednesday afternoon. The curfew was implemented April 5. Formally only an advisory, it urges residents to stay home from …

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‘It’s horrific’: coronavirus kills nearly 70 at Massachusetts veterans’ home | World news

[ad_1] Nearly 70 residents sickened with the coronavirus have died at a Massachusetts home for ageing veterans, as state and federal officials try to figure out what went wrong in the deadliest known outbreak at a long-term care facility in the US. While the death toll at the state-run Holyoke …

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Mass. Reports 150 More Coronavirus Deaths, 1,840 More Cases – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Another 150 people in Massachusetts have died after testing positive for the new coronavirus, and 1,840 more have contracted the virus. Tuesday’s report from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health comes a day after the state’s death toll topped 3,000. It now stands at 3,153. And a total of …

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