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Governor Wolf Requests Major Disaster Declaration for Additional Support in COVID-19 Response

Governor Wolf Requests Major Disaster Declaration for Additional Support in COVID-19 Response

| March 30, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf today requested a major disaster declaration from the President through the Federal Emergency Management Agency to provide additional support for state, county and municipal governments and certain nonprofits, as well as individuals who are struggling during the COVID-19 outbreak.

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643 New Coronavirus Cases & Four New Deaths Reported in Pennsylvania

643 New Coronavirus Cases & Four New Deaths Reported in Pennsylvania

| March 29, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed that as of 12:00 p.m., on Sunday, March 29, 2020, 643 new Coronavirus cases have been reported, bringing the statewide total to 3,394.

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First Coronavirus Case Confirmed in Venango County

First Coronavirus Case Confirmed in Venango County

| March 29, 2020

VENANGO COUNTY, Pa. – Venango County officials have been notified by the Pennsylvania Department of Health that the County has its first confirmed case of Coronavirus (COVID-19).

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State Senator Introduces Bill That Would Reopen Non-Essential Businesses

State Senator Introduces Bill That Would Reopen Non-Essential Businesses

| March 29, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – State Senator Doug Mastriano (R-33) is moving forward with legislation to “get Pennsylvania working again.”

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Pennsylvania is Reinforcing the Health Care System to Fight COVID-19

Pennsylvania is Reinforcing the Health Care System to Fight COVID-19

| March 29, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – As Pennsylvania’s frontline health care workers tirelessly care for patients amid the COVID-19 outbreak, the state is acting to reinforce their ranks by increasing the number of workers and supplies for the health care system.

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Comically Incorrect: Cabin Fever

Comically Incorrect: Cabin Fever

| March 29, 2020

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: Cabin Fever.

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Claytoonz: Bid For Your Life

Claytoonz: Bid For Your Life

| March 29, 2020

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: Bid For Your Life.

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Twenty-Two Counties in PA Now on ‘Stay-at-Home’ Orders

Twenty-Two Counties in PA Now on ‘Stay-at-Home’ Orders

| March 28, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – As the state continues to seek relief to save lives and stop the spread of COVID-19, today Governor Tom Wolf and Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine revised their “Stay at Home” orders to include Beaver, Centre and Washington counties, bringing the state total to 22 counties under a stay-at-home order. This […]

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Sheila Ann Remlinger Hergenroeder

Sheila Ann Remlinger Hergenroeder

| March 28, 2020

Sheila Ann Remlinger Hergenroeder, of Marienville, PA, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Friday, March 27, 2020 at Clarion Hospital ER.

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Leon Clair Smith

Leon Clair Smith

| March 28, 2020

Leon Clair Smith, 85, of Brookville, passed away peacefully on March 25, 2020 at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital.

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