During this pandemic, Fun 107 and WBSM are providing you with all of the latest news, information, commentary and community stories surrounding the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Southcoast Health Announces Inpatient Visitation Suspension
Due to the spread of COVID-19, Southcoast Health has temporarily suspended inpatient visitation at its facilities, starting today.
New Bedford Residents Urged to Get Vaccinated [TOWNSQUARE SUNDAY]
For New Bedford Health Director Damon Chaplin, reducing the number of COVID case is all about getting more people vaccinated.
SouthCoast Schools Struggling With COVID-Related Staff Shortages
SouthCoast schools have always been prepared for teachers calling in sick, but they have never had as many teachers out sick as they had this week.
COVID-Sniffing Dogs Being Used in Fairhaven Schools
Since before Christmas, K-9s have been visiting Fairhaven Public Schools to help sniff out COVID-19.
New Bedford Reverend and Rabbi Reflect on the COVID-19 Pandemic [TOWNSQUARE SUNDAY]
Rev. David Lima and Rabbi Raphael Kanter say people on the SouthCoast are simply tired of the COVID-19 pandemic, wearing masks, and the uncertainty of it all.
Mattapoisett’s Center School Classroom Goes Remote Due to Increased COVID-19 Cases
A classroom at Mattapoisett’s Center School has been shifted to remote learning after a number of students in the class tested positive for COVID-19.
New Bedford Door-to-Door Vaccination Effort Slowly Making an Impact
Pam Cole of New Bedford's Vaccination Connect Network said about five in 10 people weren't responsive to the idea of receiving a COVID-19 vaccine.