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New compliance effort underway in Mass. communities hit hard by coronavirus

Officials in Massachusetts are making efforts this Labor Day weekend to ensure that residents of communities hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic are taking the proper precautions.The state says about 35 field team members, mostly volunteers, have been out this weekend in 16 different locations throughout the five cities with …

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Massachusetts Officials Cracking Down on Spread of Coronavirus Over Holiday Weekend – NBC Boston

State officials will be cracking down on the spread of the novel coronavirus over the holiday weekend, looking out for any large parties or gatherings that violate state guidelines. With Labor Day Weekend underway, and another beautiful day in the forecast, people have been heading out to beaches and parks …

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Coronavirus Cases Are Spiking in These Greater Boston Communities – NBC Boston

Even as the state’s overall rate remains low, in recent weeks spikes in COVID-19 cases have been seen in several communities, many of them in the Greater Boston area. Wednesday’s latest report had nine Massachusetts cities and towns listed in the red category, meaning more than eight cases of coronavirus …

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Hard-Hit Revere Taking Measures to Halt Spread of Coronavirus – NBC Boston

When it comes to stopping the spread of coronavirus, the city of Revere, Massachusetts is taking some drastic measures. More than 2,000 positive and probable COVID-19 tests have been confirmed in Revere, a city with a population of around 54,000. The city’s emergency response team will be issuing citations to …

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11 Mass. Cities, Towns Now At High Risk For Coronavirus Infections – CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – Eleven cities and towns in Massachusetts are now considered high risk for coronavirus infections. The state released an updated color-coded map and data late Wednesday based on average positive test rates. Check: Latest Town-by-Town Positivity Rates Communities in red have the highest risk level. When the first …

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Revere Ramps up Outreach Around Coronavirus During ‘Rollback’ – NBC Boston

An expanded campaign to spread awareness of the coronavirus is set to begin this weekend in Revere, a city that has a daily positive testing rate three times higher than average in Massachusetts. Officials hoping to lower these figures are focusing on providing outreach at certain public hotspots including Revere …

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What Caused Revere’s COVID-19 Outbreak? – NBC Boston

Revere, among the state’s top coronavirus hot spots, is implementing stringent restrictions and offering free testing in an attempt to get the city’s growing number of cases under control. Officials blame the outbreak on a rise in social gatherings as contact tracing shows a Revere resident infected 20 friends and …

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Revere, Among Top Mass. COVID-19 Hot Spots, Suspends City Events – NBC Boston

The city of Revere, Massachusetts, which has had 6% of coronavirus tests return positive over the last two weeks, suspended the local high school’s graduation along with all city-sponsored events until its virus metrics improve, its mayor said Thursday. Revere is currently among the state’s top coronavirus hot spots, with …

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