During this pandemic, WBSM is providing you with all of the latest news, information, commentary and community stories surrounding the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Mitchell Squeamish About Eating at the Bar [OPINION]
Mayor Jon Mitchell said he will likely advise against allowing local restaurants to seat customers at the bar.
Exposed New Bedford Firefighters Test Negative for COVID-19
Nearly two dozen firefighters had contact with a co-worker who later tested positive.
GNB Voc-Tech Faculty Member Tests Positive for COVID-19
Just a day after a report of a teacher at Gomes Elementary School testing positive for COVID-19, a GNB Voc-Tech faculty member has tested positive as well.
Gomes Elementary School Teacher Tests Positive for COVID-19
The teacher tested positive Tuesday and has not been inside the building since Friday, officials said.
New Bedford Firefighters in Quarantine After COVID-19 Exposure
A firefighter participated in a training exercise then tested positive, the mayor's office confirmed.
You Can Still Apply for United Way's COVID-19 Response Fund
United Way of Greater New Bedford knows that area residents are still feeling the impact of COVID-19.
A Different Year at UMass Dartmouth [TOWNSQUARE SUNDAY]
Acting Chancellor Mark Preble says despite the challenges caused by the coronavirus, the university continues to carry out its mission.
New Bedford Church Fined for COVID Violations After Outbreak
Pastor Jose Martinez is accused of ignoring safety guidelines and failing to report COVID-19 to public health officials.
Fans Will Not Be Allowed to Tailgate at Gillette in September
The restrictions placed on the Patriots extend far beyond the field.