WSBS' coverage of COVID-19 and how the coronavirus is affecting the local community.
$2.8 Billion in Federal COVID-19 Funding
The Baker-Polito Administration has announced a plan to immediately put to use approximately $2.8 billion of the Commonwealth’s direct federal aid to support key priorities including housing and homeownership, economic development and local downtowns, job training, and workforce deve…
Check Out The Best And Worst Cities To Raise A Family In 2021
According to a survey by the Census Bureau, an American may move 11.4 times (on average) during his or her lifetime and if you are in the military or radio it could even be more than that.
Poll: Will You Partake in GB's Expanded Outdoor Dining Offerings?
Outdoor dining is back and will have more bells and whistles this year.
Children Ages 12 to 17 Can Now Receive Pfizer Vaccine
People age 12 and older who live, work, or study in Massachusetts can get vaccinated against COVID-19. People ages 12-17 can only get the Pfizer vaccine. People age 18 and older can get any vaccine. The vaccine is safe and effective. You don't need an ID or insurance to get it...
Some Doctors Think Governor Baker Should Lift Mask Mandate
A conservative group known as the Massachusetts Fiscal Alliance is asking Governor Charlie Baker to lift the state's outdoor mask-wearing mandate.
Update On Number Of MA Students & Staff With COVID-19
The Mass. DESE has released its weekly report showing the number of positive COVID-19 cases reported from school districts.
Vaccine Available to 55+ and Those with One Certain Medical Condition
Beginning today Massachusetts residents 55+ and residents with one certain medical condition are eligible for COVID-19 vaccine. With these new groups becoming eligible today, the Berkshire Vaccine Collaborative has announced that it will open appointments in Pittsfield, North Adams, and Great Barrin…
Great Barrington: Is Sounds of Summer Returning This Year?
The popular concert series made its debut in 2012 and has been a hit with the local community for several years since.
Pfizer Says Their Vaccine Is 100% Effective in Teens
Pfizer says its COVID-19 vaccine is safe and strongly protective in kids as young as 12.
Three COVID-19 Cases Across Schools in the Southern Berkshires
A couple of school districts in the Southern Berkshires reported a total of three COVID-19 cases. The districts have contacted anyone who may have been exposed.