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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One new COVID case Thursday

MV Times | March 4, 2021 - 5:20pm

The Martha’s Vineyard boards of health reported one new confirmed case from the hospital of COVID-19 Thursday, continuing a trend of low confirmed cases on the Island in the past two weeks. The ... Read full article


Two new COVID cases Monday

MV Times | March 1, 2021 - 5:44pm

The Martha’s Vineyard boards of health reported two new cases of COVID-19 from over the weekend, both from the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. One new case was reported Saturday and the other on Monday. ... Read full article


Update: Hospital fills 900 vaccine appointments Monday

MV Times | February 28, 2021 - 4:42pm

Updated March 1  In just over one hour, all 900 COVID-19 vaccine appointment slots for this week were filled Monday morning. Martha’s Vineyard Hospital opened 900 vaccine appointments for eligible ... Read full article


Hospital to open 900 vaccine appointments Monday

MV Times | February 28, 2021 - 4:42pm

Martha’s Vineyard Hospital is opening 900 vaccine appointments for eligible individuals on Monday, March 1, at 8 am — getting the hospital back on track after a supply chain issue halted appointment ... Read full article


One new COVID-19 case Wednesday

MV Times | February 24, 2021 - 5:30pm

Martha’s Vineyard is seeing its lowest number of confirmed cases in months after the Martha’s Vineyard boards of health reported one new case Wednesday. There were only two new cases reported over the ... Read full article


Baker to ease COVID restrictions Monday

MV Times | February 24, 2021 - 5:30pm

Updated 4:30 pm With confirmed cases, hospitalizations, and positivity rates significantly lower in recent weeks, Gov. Charlie Baker announced Thursday that Massachusetts will head back into step ... Read full article


COVID case ends Vineyarder boys hockey playoff hopes

MV Times | February 24, 2021 - 1:23pm

A member of the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School boys hockey team has tested positive for COVID-19, removing the Vineyarders from the Cape and Islands league playoffs. High school athletic ... Read full article


Baker: Full, in-person learning for elementary schools in April

MV Times | February 23, 2021 - 3:23pm

Gov. Charlie Baker announced Tuesday that the state is planning to return elementary school students to full in-person learning five days a week in April. Baker said there have been social, emotional, ... Read full article


Next round of vaccine sign ups on Feb. 27

MV Times | February 22, 2021 - 5:43pm

Eligible individuals will be able to sign up for the next round of COVID-19 vaccine appointments for the week of March 1 to March 5 on Saturday, Feb. 27, at 8 am, according to the Martha’s Vineyard ... Read full article


‘Raise money, buy masks, give them away, repeat’

MV Times | February 22, 2021 - 2:18pm

Masks MV, a fundraiser recently established by Island attorney Erik Hammarlund, is garnering donations in order to provide KN95 masks to frontline workers and businesses. According to the GoFundMe ... Read full article