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Alana Melanson

Alana Melanson is a reporter who has been covering all things Chelmsford since September 2014. Before that, she spent three years covering Fitchburg at The Sun's sister paper, the Sentinel & Enterprise. A Worcester-area native and graduate of UMass Amherst, Alana enjoys live music and making jewelry.

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Local hospitals have already implemented their emergency planning protocols and are determining how to best care for potential influxes of COVID-19 patients, including taking stock of available intensive care unit beds and equipment. Many have tightened visitor restrictions to help slow the spread of the pandemic disease, and are postponing elective surgeries and other procedures […]
MCC trustees resign from Ad Hoc Committee