Washington, D.C. – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated it's guidance on mask wearing and COVID-19 yesterday.
Altoona, PA – Secretary of the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Dennis Davin joined Stephen McKnight, President and CEO of The Altoona Blair County Development Corporation (ABCD), Altoona Mayor Matthew Pacifico, Blair County Commissioner Bruce Erb, and the owners of Ma…
The Giant Company announced today that shoppers and employees who are fully vaccinated will no longer be required to wear masks inside their stores, according to PennLive.
Washington, D.C. – Between the warmer weather and the steady roll out of COVID-19 vaccines, it's easy to feel like we're entering into the post-pandemic world. Unfortunately, COVID-19 is still present.
Harrisburg, Pa. - The Departments of Health and Education today encouraged all students at Pennsylvania colleges and universities to receive their COVID-19 vaccination before the semester ends.
Danville, Pa. – Geisinger President and CEO Dr. Jaewon Ryu said there is now full-blown community spread in the areas that Geisinger serves, including counties in northcentral Pennsylvania. Ryu is urging the public to take the pandemic seriously and double down on preventative measures.
Danville, Pa. – Grandview Nursing and Rehabilitation now has 67 active COVID-19 cases among residents and 33 staff cases, according to the website.
Lewisburg, Pa. – Bucknell University now recommends students stay within a 30-mile radius of Lewisburg unless they are traveling on a Bucknell-sponsored trip.
Loyalsock Township, Pa. – A football game scheduled for Friday night between Warrior Run and Loyalsock will not be played. The game is being canceled due to a probable COVID-19 case at Loyalsock Township School District, according to superintendent Jerry McLaughlin. The game was set to be pl…
Harrisburg, Pa. -- The Department of Health continued to remove states from the travel advisory list as the newest count featured only 16. One less than last week's total.
Harrisburg, Pa. - While the 2020 Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Elk Expo has been canceled due to COVID-19, hunters still can go online Aug. 15 to watch live as the names of those drawing 2020-21 Pennsylvania elk licenses are announced.
Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania State Police Liquor Control Enforcement Officers visited 1,168 licensed liquor establishments from Wednesday, August 5 through Thursday, August 6 to ensure businesses are abiding by COVID-19 mitigation requirements that include social distancing, masking, and ot…
University Park—Penn State’s Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Sandy Barbour greeted the media during a Zoom conference call with a full mask on.
Harrisburg, Pa.—One day after Governor Wolf shook the foundations of high school sports in the state, the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association responded with a letter of its own.
Lewisburg, Pa. – As of Tuesday, August 4, the United States Penitentiary in Lewisburg still lists 35 inmates who tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) website. All inmates have been quarantined in their cells, in an attempt to mitigate spread of the virus.
Harrisburg, Pa. -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board's August, 5 meeting will be open to the public and held at 10 a.m. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the meeting will occur telephonically to minimize risks associated with public gatherings.
Harrisburg, Pa. – Pennsylvania State Police Liquor Control Enforcement Officers visited 1,650 licensed liquor establishments from Monday, July 27 through Tuesday, July 28 to ensure businesses are abiding by COVID-19 mitigation requirements that include social distancing, masking, and other h…
As of July 24, Penn State Intercollegiate Athletics has conducted a total of 466 COVID-19 tests of student-athletes as part of its return to campus protocol with eight positive tests and 66 pending tests.
Danville, Pa. – Geisinger has seen a slight uptick in positive COVID-19 tests across their system, according to Dr. Jaewon Ryu, President and Chief Executive Officer. Geisinger’s system includes the flagship hospital in Danville, as well as campuses in Jersey Shore in Lycoming County, Scrant…