Martha's Vineyard Coronavirus Update

COVID-19 Travel Order

Effective August 1, 2020, all visitors and returning residents entering Massachusetts must follow new travel orders. The Commonwealth has made great progress to slow the spread of COVID-19 and gradually re-open the economy, and all visitors have a responsibility to help us keep transmission levels as low as possible.READ MORE ..
To schedule a free COVID-19 test on Martha's Vineyard, please call 877-336-9855.

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COVID vaccine FAQs

MV Times | April 29, 2021 - 1:33pm

A public forum was hosted Wednesday evening by Communication Ambassador Partnership, an interagency group aimed at bridging communication for the Island’s Brazilian Portuguese population, focused on ... Read full article


Mariner from Ferry Martha’s Vineyard tests positive

MV Times | April 23, 2021 - 3:52pm

A mariner from the Steamship Authority ferry Martha’s Vineyard has tested positive for COVID-19. To preserve medical privacy, the SSA isn’t releasing the name of the mariner.  The mariner last worked ... Read full article


IHC to get 4,040 vaccines next week

MV Times | April 21, 2021 - 3:05pm

Island Health Care (IHC) is set to receive a shipment of 4,040 COVID-19 vaccines through a federal program, adding a much-needed supply boost for the Island. Speaking to The Times by phone, IHC chief ... Read full article


Vaccine eligibility expands to all over 16

MV Times | April 19, 2021 - 1:41pm

There were 77 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 between April 10 and 17, according to the boards of health. The rise in cases over the past three weeks comes as the state expanded vaccine ... Read full article


28 new COVID cases Friday

MV Times | April 16, 2021 - 3:56pm

The Martha’s Vineyard boards of health reported 28 new cases of COVID-19 Friday for a total of 68 since Sunday. Due to the rise in confirmed cases over the past two weeks, the boards of health are ... Read full article