Panel Decides To Uphold School Masking Rule After State House GOP Seeks ReviewThe statewide mask order for Pennsylvania schools does not need to be enacted through the state's system of passing governmental regulations, as state House Republicans had sought, a panel decided Thursday.
Panel To Consider House GOP Objections To School Mask OrderPennsylvania House Republicans are hoping a rarely used procedure will halt a statewide school masking order Thursday when a special panel will consider whether it should be formally adopted as a regulation rather than simply as an order by the acting Health secretary.
Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese Issues Mandatory Mask Order For All K-12 StudentsThe Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh is making mask wearing mandatory for all of its K-12 Catholic school students.
If Precautions Are Taken, Public Health Experts Say It Is Safe To Send Kids To SchoolPublic health experts say it’s safe to send your kids to school, provided everyone wears a mask.
Gov. Tom Wolf: State Won't Mandate Masks In SchoolsGov. Tom Wolf says the state won't be mandating masks inside schools.
Giant Eagle's New Mask Policy For Shoppers Goes Into EffectStarting Friday, shoppers at Giant Eagle will be asked to mask up again, regardless of their vaccination status.
PPG Paints Arena Recommending Masks InsidePPG Paints Arena is recommending masks for everyone inside, starting with tonight's James Taylor concert.
Multiple Local Counties Have 'Substantial' COVID-19 Transmission; CDC Recommends Indoor MasksAccording to the CDC, multiple local counties now have a "substantial" level of COVID-19 transmission, which means it's recommended everyone regardless of vaccination status masks up indoors.
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.
CDC Recommends Masks For Everyone Inside K-12 Schools, Regardless Of Vaccination StatusNew guidance from the CDC includes recommending everyone in K-12 wear masks in school, regardless of their vaccination status.
Pa. Health Department To Lift Universal Masking Order On June 28The state Department of Health says it will officially be lifting the order requiring universal masking at midnight on Monday.
Walmart, Sam's Club And Costco Say Vaccinated Customers Don't Have To Wear Masks In StoresShoppers who are vaccinated against COVID-19 can shop without masks in some Walmart, Sam's Club and Costco locations.
Masks Still Needed For People With Suppressed Immune SystemsMany Americans rejoice at doing away with their masks, but some people aren't as thrilled to be around so many mask-less faces.
CDC Relaxes Guidelines On Wearing Masks OutdoorsU.S. health officials say fully vaccinated Americans don’t need to wear masks outdoors anymore unless they are in a big crowd of strangers.
When Will It Be Safe To Stop Wearing Masks?With more than 200 million Americans now receiving at least the first dose of the coronavirus vaccine, some are asking when it will be safe to stop wearing a mask.