During this pandemic, WBSM is providing you with all of the latest news, information, commentary and community stories surrounding the COVID-19 coronavirus.
New Bedford Now Allowing Nursing Home, Senior Living Visits
As New Bedford's senior population becomes widely vaccinated against COVID-19, those in nursing homes and senior living facilities can once again have visitors.
New Bedford Schools Announce Increase to In-Person Learning
New Bedford Public Schools is set to launch the next phase of increased in-person instruction in classrooms, beginning on March 1.
Dartmouth High COVID Clinic Will Give Out Second Doses
Even though Gov. Baker is closing the COVID-19 vaccination clinic at Dartmouth High, those who got their first dose there can still return for the second.
Massachusetts Residents 65+ Now Eligible for COVID Shot
The state is now moving into Phase 2 of its vaccination plan, the Baker administration announced.
Virtual Power of the Purse Is the Ultimate 'Girls Night In'
This exclusive event supports 'Women United' initiatives focused on early childhood development and literacy.
COVID-19 Mass Vaccine Site Set for Old Circuit City in Dartmouth
Sen. Mark Montigny said the site near the Dartmouth Mall will be able to administer many shots per day.
Vaccine Appointment Site Knocked as "Maze of Links"
Sen. Anne Gobi of Spencer called the rollout a "total nightmare."
Site, Supply Struggles Complicate Baker's Vaccine Push
Amid reports that an online vaccine-booking system for people 75+ isn't working very well, the Massachusetts governor urged patience.