Looking To Get A Coronavirus Test This Thanksgiving? Expect A Long Line

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This Thanksgiving, a coronavirus test may go hand in hand with turkey and stuffing.

Many in Massachusetts are staying home for the holiday, using Zoom or gathering outdoors instead of having the traditional, indoor family affair.

But for those who are trying to gather indoors safely with friends and family, a negative coronavirus test result is in order. The problem is, that's easier said than done, with long lines stretching out at testing sites all over the state. WBUR's Carey Goldberg tells us more.

This segment aired on November 25, 2020.

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