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GoLocalProv | RI Hospitalizations Jump 17%

Friday, September 25, 2020 GoLocalProv News Team   View Larger + Governor Gina Raimondo is faced with a growing number of cases — and hospitalizations. The number of Rhode Islanders who are hospitalized and suffering from the coronavirus has jumped 17% – from 80 to 94, a 17% increase in …

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Houston Sampling Wastewater to Track Spread of COVID-19

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HOUSTON – Officials say results from a program that’s testing Houston’s wastewater to monitor the local spread of the coronavirus have shown that it could be a faster way of detecting outbreaks in the nation’s fourth-largest city. Since May, the city and scientists from Rice University and Baylor College of Medicine …

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NYC Threatens Penalties on Areas With Coronavirus Uptick

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NEW YORK — After several neighborhoods recently recorded upticks in coronavirus cases — and part of southern Brooklyn was designated a coronavirus cluster site as a result — the city warned it might need to shut down non-public schools and non-essential businesses if the situation doesn’t improve. Starting Friday, the city will …

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Cases by Town – NBC Boston

Massachusetts’ latest weekly data on the coronavirus pandemic, including the updated community-level risk assessment map, shows a slight reduction in the number of communities considered at the highest risk for transmitting COVID-19. The data, from the Department of Public Health, includes a breakdown of the total number of coronavirus cases …

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