'Misinformation Is Literally Killing People': Allegheny County COVID-19 Cases Are Plateauing But Deaths Remain HighWhile COVID-19 cases in Allegheny County are plateauing, Health Director Dr. Debra Bogen says more people are dying and she's blaming vaccine misinformation.
Allegheny County Officials Point To CDC Guidelines For Mask-Wearing As Cases Continue To ClimbWhile the COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths continue to climb in Allegheny County, officials say they'll continue to follow CDC guidance on mask-wearing.
'We Wish We Had Better News': Allegheny County Leaders Warn Of Rising COVID-19 Cases And HospitalizationsAllegheny County Health Director Dr. Debra Bogen opened her weekly COVID-19 briefing by saying, "I wish I had good news to report today. Sadly I don't."
Allegheny County Health Director Says Delta Variant Is Fueling Rising Cases, HospitalizationsThe Allegheny County Health Director says the "very contagious" delta variant is driving the current wave of COVID-19 infections, and is causing cases and hospitalizations to rise locally.
No New Mask Mandate Coming Yet, Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald SaysWhile the CDC says even vaccinated people should go back to masking up indoors, Allegheny County leaders say another mask mandate isn't on the way yet, citing a lower spread of the virus compared to other counties in the country.
2 Cases Of Delta Variant Reported In Allegheny CountyThere have been two cases of the COVID-19 delta variant in Allegheny County.
COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: About 75% Of Adults Have Received One Does Of COVID-19 VaccineAs COVID-19 cases continue to drop, the Allegheny County Health Department says around 75% of adults have received at least one dose.
Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald Says We Could Take Masks Off In 'A Month Or Two'Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald said that he believes the mask mandate could be over in a month or two.
COVID-19 In Allegheny County: Concern Over Rising Cases Has Leaders Calling For CautionEven as vaccinations continue to increase, county leaders are seeing a concerning spike in COVID-19 cases.
COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Reports 364 New Cases, Including Test From AprilThe Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 364 new Coronavirus cases and 39 additional deaths.
COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Reports 8 More Deaths, 376 Additional Coronavirus CasesThe Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 376 new Coronavirus cases and eight additional death.
COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Reports 425 New Cases, 4 Additional DeathsThe Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 425 new Coronavirus cases and four additional deaths.
COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: State Expands Vaccine Eligibility, But Allegheny County Lacks Doses
COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Reports 420 New Cases, Including A Delayed Test Result From AugustThe Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 420 new Coronavirus cases and two additional deaths.
COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Reports 499 New Coronavirus Cases, 3 Additional DeathsThe Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 499 new Coronavirus cases and three additional deaths.