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Massachusetts Coronavirus Curfew, Red Zone Towns – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Last week, 121 communities in Massachusetts were considered at the highest-risk of COVID-19 spread, according to data from Gov. Charlie Baker’s office. On Friday, 105 communities were removed from that list as part of new reporting guidelines. The move comes as the state’s COVID risk map has been changed …

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New Massachusetts Coronavirus Restrictions Start Friday – CBS Boston

[ad_1] BOSTON (CBS) – New coronavirus restrictions in Massachusetts are set to take effect at 12:01 a.m. Friday. Read: New Restrictions List The new state guidelines include everyone over the age of 5 must now wear a mask in public even when you’re six feet away from others; staying at …

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Mass. Town-by-Town COVID Map Changes Again, Leaving Far Fewer Communities in Red – NBC Boston

[ad_1] CORRECTION (Nov. 6, 2020, 5:15 p.m.): An earlier version of this story gave the incorrect number of communities in the red in Friday’s report. There are 16. The data that goes into Massachusetts’ town-by-town coronavirus risk map was Friday. The new data accounts for population size, putting just 16 …

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New Massachusetts Coronavirus Restrictions Now In Effect – CBS Boston

[ad_1] BOSTON (CBS) – New coronavirus restrictions in Massachusetts went into effect at 12:01 a.m. Friday. Read: New Restrictions List They include wearing a mask in public places, even when you can maintain six feet of social distancing. This goes for everyone over the age of 5. There is a new …

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Aitken Elementary School Reports Coronavirus Case – NBC Boston

[ad_1] There has been a positive case of COVID-19 at an elementary school in Seekonk, Massachusetts, prompting all fifth grade students at the school to learn remotely for the upcoming week, the superintendent announced Sunday. An individual at Aitken Elementary School has tested positive for the virus, Superintendent Rich Drolet …

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22 New Coronavirus Cases Tied to 2 COVID Clusters in Winthrop – NBC Boston

[ad_1] More than 20 new cases of the novel coronavirus in Winthrop, Massachusetts, are being tied to COVID clusters in town, health officials said Saturday. Winthrop residents are being urged to get tested for the virus after two case clusters were identified, Public Health Director Meredith Hurley said in a …

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Massachusetts COVID Case Number Tops 1,000 for First Time Since May, as Coronavirus Cases Continue to Rise – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts confirmed eight new deaths and 1,128 more coronavirus cases Saturday, as the numbers from the Department of Public Health show a continued increase in the number of cases being reported in the state this fall. The cases reported Saturday mark the first time the state has crossed the …

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‘Please stay home:’ COVID-19 tightens grip on U.S. Midwest

[ad_1] By Lisa Shumaker, Maria Caspani CHICAGO (Reuters) – Six U.S. states reported record day-over-day increases in COVID-19 deaths on Wednesday, according to a Reuters analysis, as infections rose across the Midwest and elsewhere, prompting new clampdowns on residents, schools and businesses. Deaths attributed to COVID-19 hit daily records in …

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Mass. Confirms 19 New Deaths, 968 More Coronavirus Cases – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts confirmed 19 new coronavirus deaths and 968 new cases Friday, health officials said. The numbers from the Department of Public Health show a continued increase in the number of cases being reported in Massachusetts this fall. The 986 cases reported in the commonwealth Thursday were the most in …

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