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Investigation wanted for deaths of 13 veterans at Soldiers' Home

HOLYOKE, MA (WGGB/WHSM) -- Government officials want answers and an investigation into what happened to veterans at the Soldiers’ Home who tested positive for COVID-19. Read more

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Great Barrington Firefighters battled house fire on Brookside Rd

GREAT BARRINGTON, MA (WGGB/WHSM) -- Fire officials responded to a structure fire at 7:15, Tuesday morning at 58 Brookside Road. Read more

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Multiple Chicopee stores limit customers inside

CHICOPEE, MA (WGGB/WHSM) -- Those who head to Walmart and a few other big stores in Chicopee Wednesday may have to wait outside. Read more

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West Springfield officials announce restrictions to public parks

WEST SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WHSM) -- Changes made all across western Mass are discouraging interactions and encouraging social distancing. Read more

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Springfield Public Schools to give students laptops for online learning

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WHSM) -- Online learning has been taking place for three weeks now, but not all students have access to the same resources. Read more

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Local restaurant surviving as stay-at-home advisory extends

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WHSM) -- Nadim's Mediterranean Restaurant & Grill had to cut its staff and adjust their hours to stay open for takeout amid the coronavirus outbreak. Read more

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Chicopee mayor extends 'non-essential business' closure deadline

CHICOPEE, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- Chicopee's mayor, John L. Vieau has ordered, in accordance with Governor Charlie Baker's extension, all Chicopee businesses and organizations that are considered non-essential to keep their physical workplaces and facilities closed to workers, customers, and the public until May 4. Read more

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Trump warns of 'painful' 2 weeks ahead as White House projects up to 240,000 coronavirus deaths

The White House is projecting 100,000 to 240,000 deaths in the U.S. from the coronavirus pandemic if current social distancing guidelines are maintained. Read more

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20-year-old Michigan man dies from coronavirus 3 days after his father

A Michigan father and his 20-year-old son died from COVID-19 within days of each other, according to their family. Read more

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Therapist for boy with autism laid off due to coronavirus outbreak

Hundreds of children with special needs in South Carolina are feeling an indirect impact of the coronavirus outbreak. Read more

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This sweet photo of health care workers flying to New York is what we need right now

As New York City struggles to keep up with the spread of coronavirus, dozens of health care workers from Atlanta boarded a plane to answer the call for help. Read more

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Migrant workers sprayed with disinfectant in one Indian state

As many as 5,000 people were "publicly sprayed" with bleach disinfectant used to sanitize buses.  Read more

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Man awaiting liver transplant gets some hope during coronavirus outbreak

Zach Branson can once again look forward to getting a new lease on life now that his liver transplant has been rescheduled after being put on hold because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read more

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Amazon fires warehouse worker who led Staten Island warehouse walkout

Amazon has terminated an employee based in the company's Staten Island, New York, warehouse after he participated in a worker walkout protesting the company's response to the novel coronavirus. Read more