Pa. Health Dept. Reports 670 New Coronavirus Cases, Bringing Statewide Total To 133,504The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 670 new cases of Coronavirus on Sunday and two additional deaths.
Westminster College Asks 100 Students To Quarantine Due To Potential Coronavirus ExposureWestminster College says about 100 of their students have been asked to quarantine due to potential exposure to coronavirus.
Pa. Dept. Of Health Rolls Out State's Own COVID-19 Mobile Response UnitPennsylvania is rolling out a new tool to fight coronavirus -- mobile testing lab.
Penn State University To Randomly Test Students, Employees For Coronavirus Starting Next WeekPenn State announced on Friday that it will randomly be testing students and employees for Coronavirus starting on Monday, August 24.
Wolf Administration: State Opting Into President Trump's $300-A-Week Jobless PayPennsylvania will ask the federal government for a new round of $300 in weekly unemployment benefits under a presidential order tapping into disaster relief aid, Gov. Tom Wolf’s labor and industry secretary said Tuesday.
Pennsylvania Prisons To Implement Modified Virtual Visits Sept. 1The Pennsylvania prison system is rolling out modified video visiting procedures designed to make it simpler to schedule the online meetings between inmates and their families and others.
Pa. Education, Health Depts. Give Schools Guidance For Handling Coronavirus OutbreaksPennsylvania state government agencies are providing school leaders with advice about how to respond when students or employees with confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been on school property.
PIAA Believes 'It Can Safely Sponsor Fall Sports,' Asks For Partnership With Wolf AdministrationThe PIAA has released a statement after its Friday meeting regarding the state's recommendation to cancel school sports until 2021.
Wolf Administration, Health Dept. Teaming With Walmart, Quest Diagnostics To Expand Coronavirus TestingThe Wolf administration says it is working to expand coronavirus testing capabilities across the state through partnerships with Walmart, Quest Diagnostics and Pennsylvania laboratories.
5 Local Walmarts To Offer Drive-Thru Coronavirus TestingFive Pittsburgh-area Walmart locations will start offering drive-thru coronavirus testing.
House Education Committee Hears Concerns About Reopening SchoolReopening schools is the hot topic of discussion in Harrisburg this week.
Western Pennsylvania Youth Football League Cancels 2020 SeasonThe board of the Western Pennsylvania Youth Football League has decided to cancel the 2020 season.
Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine Thinks We'll Be Dealing With The Novel Coronavirus For The Next 2 YearsPennsylvania Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine says she thinks we'll be dealing with COVID-19 for the next two years.
Allegheny County COVID Field Response Team Checked On Approximately 350 Restaurants, Bars And Grocery Stores In The Last WeekDr. Bogen said the new COVID Field Response Team visited around 350 establishments in the past week, and data from the team can now be viewed on the county's website.
Pennsylvania To Spend Up To $27 Million And Hire Thousands Of Workers For Contact Tracing EffortsPennsylvania will spend tens of millions of dollars and hire thousands of workers to undertake contact tracing during the Coronavirus pandemic.