WesternMassNews.com - Coronavirus News
Cloudy33°
Cloudy
Forecast
Coronavirus coverage Coronavirus coverage
Advertisement

Latest Local News

Asset-image

NHL games postponed due to COVID-19

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- The coronavirus pandemic disrupted the National Hockey League as more players tested positive for COVID-19. Read more

Asset-image

Fenway Park named as next COVID-19 mass vaccination site

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts on Tuesday designated the site of its next COVID-19 mass vaccination site: Fenway Park. Read more

Asset-image

THE LATEST: Local healthcare data on COVID-19 testing

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- Three of the area's health providers have released information as it relates to coronavirus testing. Read more

Asset-image

Essential worker advocates for easier access to the COVID-19 vaccine

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- While many people across western Mass. have gotten the COVID-19 vaccine, not all essential workers were provided the same opportunity. Read more

Asset-image

COVID-19 testing clinic opens at West Springfield High School

WEST SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- A new COVID-19 testing clinic opened up in West Springfield on Sunday. Read more

Asset-image

First confirmed case of COVID-19 variant found in Mass.

BOSTON, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- A new strain of the COVID-19 virus was found in Massachusetts, the same variant initially found in the United Kingdom weeks ago. Read more

Asset-image

Some COVID-19 patients suffer lung damage worse than smokers

(WGGB/WSHM) -- New research is showing the lungs of COVID-19 patients appear worse in x-rays than those of smokers. Read more

Advertisement

Latest U.S. / World Headlines

Asset-image

Grammy Awards postponed from January to March due to COVID-19 surge

The 2021 Grammy Awards will no longer take place this month in Los Angeles and will broadcast in March due to a recent surge in coronavirus cases and deaths. Read more

Asset-image

WATCH: Biden publicly receives first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

President-elect Joe Biden received his first dose of the Pfizer and BioNTech coronavirus vaccine in public on Monday afternoon. Read more

Asset-image

HUD Secretary Ben Carson tests positive for COVID-19

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson has tested positive for COVID-19. Read more

Asset-image

New US Covid-19 deaths have topped 1,000 for four straight days as infections soar

The country's fall Covid-19 surge is well underway and ramping up: Daily infection tallies are regularly setting records, officials are reporting sharp increases in hospitalized patients and daily deaths are now also climbing. Read more

Asset-image

White House chief of staff tests positive for coronavirus

White House chief of staff Mark Meadows has tested positive for coronavirus, according to two officials familiar with the matter, becoming the latest official in President Donald Trump's administration to become infected with the virus after a string of outbreaks in the West Wing. Read more

Asset-image

Barron Trump also had COVID-19, but showed no symptoms, Melania says

President Donald Trump's youngest son Barron Trump tested positive for COVID-19 during the same time that the President and the First Lady had the illness, according to a statement from Melania Trump. Read more

Asset-image

'He is one of my heroes;' Army vet thanks plasma donor after 3-week battle with COVID-19

An Army veteran from St. Louis County is grateful to be back at home after a three-week battle with COVID-19. Read more