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Pa. Dept. of Health: 929 New COVID-19 Cases Reported, Including Eight New Cases in Venango County

Pa. Dept. of Health: 929 New COVID-19 Cases Reported, Including Eight New Cases in Venango County

| July 14, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., July 14, that there are 929 additional positive cases of COVID-19.

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House Supports James’ Bill to Remediate PA’s Toxic Waste Areas

House Supports James’ Bill to Remediate PA’s Toxic Waste Areas

| July 14, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The House unanimously approved legislation drafted by Rep. Lee James (R-Venango/Butler) that would add a member of the coal refuse energy and reclamation industry to the Mining Reclamation and Advisory Board (MRAB) to encourage clean-up of toxic waste areas that pollute local waterways.

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Reminder: July 15 is Deadline to File Personal Income Tax Returns

Reminder: July 15 is Deadline to File Personal Income Tax Returns

| July 14, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Department of Revenue is reminding Pennsylvanians the deadline to file 2019 personal income tax returns is Wednesday, July 15, 2020.

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State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement Conducts 4,360 Checks, Issues 77 Warnings for COVID-19 Compliance

State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement Conducts 4,360 Checks, Issues 77 Warnings for COVID-19 Compliance

| July 14, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Pennsylvania State Police Liquor Control Enforcement Officers visited thousands of licensed liquor establishments from Monday, July 6, through Sunday, July 12, as part of its regular work to ensure businesses are abiding by COVID-19 mitigation requirements that include social distancing, masking, and other health and safety requirements of the liquor code.

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Human Services Secretary Reminds Pennsylvanians of Food Assistance Resources

Human Services Secretary Reminds Pennsylvanians of Food Assistance Resources

| July 14, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Department of Human Services (DHS) Secretary Teresa Miller visited Philabundance on Monday to assist with on-going volunteer efforts to ensure food is available for people and families experiencing challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic and current economic insecurity.

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Pa. Dept. of Health: 328 New COVID-19 Cases Reported, Including Two New Cases in Venango County

Pa. Dept. of Health: 328 New COVID-19 Cases Reported, Including Two New Cases in Venango County

| July 13, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., July 13, that there are 328 additional positive cases of COVID-19.

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State Police Continue to Enforce COVID-19 Mitigation Requirements at Licensed Liquor Establishments

State Police Continue to Enforce COVID-19 Mitigation Requirements at Licensed Liquor Establishments

| July 13, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Officers from the Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement (BLCE) are continuing to visit licensed liquor establishments to ensure licensees are doing their part to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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COVID-19 UPDATE: Pa. Department of Health Reports One New Case in Venango County, 813 Statewide

COVID-19 UPDATE: Pa. Department of Health Reports One New Case in Venango County, 813 Statewide

| July 11, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., July 11, that there are 813 additional positive cases of COVID-19.

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Wolf Administration Awards Nearly $19 Million for Homelessness Assistance and Prevention

Wolf Administration Awards Nearly $19 Million for Homelessness Assistance and Prevention

| July 11, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Gov. Tom Wolf announced nearly $19 million in funding awards to assist in mitigating the impacts of the coronavirus on homeless families and individuals and to prevent future homelessness across the commonwealth.

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Human Services Reminds Pennsylvanians to Apply for Housing, Utility and Emergency Assistance Programs

Human Services Reminds Pennsylvanians to Apply for Housing, Utility and Emergency Assistance Programs

| July 11, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Department of Human Services (DHS) Secretary Teresa Miller on Friday encouraged Pennsylvanians who have been affected financially by the COVID-19 public-health crisis to take advantage of programs designed to help with rent payments and utility bills.

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