The seven-day weighted average of positive tests in Massachusetts is 2.23%.
- Massachusetts right now is one of a growing number of states that are seeing an increase in coronavirus cases. Over the past two weeks, the number of new cases in the state is actually up by 21%. The state just reported moments ago 1,800 mors-- cases that's on about 103,000 tests-- and 54 more deaths. 628 people right now are hospitalized. That number is up slightly. 62,000 vaccinations were administered. And the positivity rate climbed again, up to 2.23%.