Tag Archives: Massachusetts

These 5 Numbers Illustrate the Rise of Coronavirus Case in Massachusetts – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Health experts are expressing concern about the rising number of coronavirus cases in Massachusetts as more towns and cities enter the state’s “red zone” of high-risk communities. On Thursday, health officials added nearly two dozen communities to the list of high-risk towns, impacting their ability to participate in Phase …

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202 More Students, Staff at Mass. Schools Test Positive for Coronavirus – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts health officials on Thursday announced that 129 students and 73 staff members had tested positive for the coronavirus over the past week, an increase over the previous week. The cases were reported to the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education between Oct. 15 and Oct. 21, and include …

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Mass. Up to 77 Communities in Red – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts’ latest weekly community-level data on the coronavirus pandemic, including the updated town-by-town risk assessment map, shows 77 communities considered at the highest risk for transmitting COVID-19, an increase of 14 from last week. This week’s report from the Department of Public Health was revamped to include data on …

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Mass. Confirms 30 New Deaths, 989 More Coronavirus Cases, the Highest This Fall – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts confirmed 30 new coronavirus deaths and 986 new cases Thursday, the highest number of cases in a day so far this fall. Back on May 24 the Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 1,013 cases in a single day, according to archived data on its website. There have …

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Gov. Charlie Baker to Provide Update – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Gov. Charlie Baker is expected to make an announcement about the state’s economic recovery from COVID-19 on Thursday, even as cases of the virus continue to rise at a rapid rate. He is scheduled to speak at 12 p.m. from the State House. He will be joined by Lt. …

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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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