Coronavirus cases and fatalities in Massachusetts
A regularly-updated map of confirmed COVID-19 cases, borough by borough.
The number is based on confirmed diagnostic tests. It is very likely that the true number of COVID-19 cases is higher as many cases are asymptomatic.
New COVID-19 cases and fatalities per day in Massachusetts
This is a good indicator of “flattening the curve” — when there is a steady decreasing trend, it is an indicator that the spread of the disease is slowing down.
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Cases, updates, and charts on the coronavirus crisis for each US state and territory. Just follow the links below.
Stay at home
On March 24, DPH issued a Stay-At-Home Advisory. Staying home means you should only leave your home to address essential needs. More guidance is outlined in the DPH Public Health Advisory: Stay-at-Home Advisory.
If you have been exposed to possible COVID-19 contact, you will be directed to quarantine by self-monitoring at home in case you get sick.
At this time there is no specific treatment for this novel coronavirus. Antiviral medications used to treat other types of viruses are being used but their efficacy is not known at this time.
For more information, please visit frequently asked questions about COVID-19.
Download a printable fact sheet – these helpful guides can be posted in workplaces and public spaces.
Coronavirus in Massachusetts News:
- September 29, 2020No stopping these singers: Young@Heart Chorus prepares to debut new album and virtual concert
It’s been a tough stretch for members of the Young@Heart Chorus, like musicians everywhere, with the pandemic shutting down a string of concerts this spring and summer — and now in fall.But the Valley …
- September 29, 2020New health, human resources directors appointed in Amherst
AMHERST — A human resources director with extensive experience in higher education and a health director who has been at the forefront of Hadley’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic have been put forwa …
- September 29, 2020Hadley town officials OK redo for new library’s granite curbs
HADLEY — Officials are giving the go-ahead for the general contractor building the new town library to reconstruct the entrance and exit to its parking lot after granite curbs installed made the roads …
- September 29, 2020Earth Matters: Tiny blackpoll warblers are champions of long-distance flight
In June 1919, aviators John Alcock and Arthur Brown flew in a Vickers Vimy airplane from Newfoundland to Ireland in what is often considered the first nonstop transatlantic flight. If instead of headi …
- September 29, 2020Lawmakers want seniors-only option at western Mass. RMVs
Area lawmakers are calling on Transportation Secretary Stephanie Pollack to reopen Registry of Motor Vehicles offices in Greenfield and Easthampton and offer dedicated service hours to older drivers a …
- September 29, 2020‘Our restaurants are in trouble’: McGovern, other leaders urge support for local eateries
NORTHAMPTON — Take it from Jake’s co-owner Chris Ware — the COVID-19 pandemic has been a “very trying time” for restaurants across the entire United States, including his. But although he said his Kin …
- September 29, 2020Driver transported to hospital after crashing into Deerfield house
DEERFIELD — A woman was transported to Baystate Franklin Medical Center in Greenfield on Sept. 18 after crashing the SUV she was driving into a house on Routes 5 and 10.According to Deerfield Police S …
- September 29, 2020Valley Bounty: Parched season perfect for peaches
Though the high heat and dry weather we have seen throughout the Valley has been tough on many field crops, it has provided optimal growing conditions for peaches and other stone fruit.“The fruit actu …
- September 29, 2020Sunderland Public Library holds outdoor Browsing Day
SUNDERLAND — After launching a curbside pickup program and opening the library doors to patrons for brief computer appointments, Katherine Hand, director of the Sunderland Public Library, still felt a …
- September 29, 2020Fulfilling journey: Gibby Booth Jasper runs virtual Boston Marathon for herself, family
Over a year ago, Gibby Booth Jasper’s family suddenly expanded.Booth Jasper and her now wife Shannon Jasper were preparing for their October 2019 wedding. Booth Jasper said they weren’t anticipating h …