The region reported 51 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday, showing a continued trend in declining numbers.
Local COVID-19 Updates
A total of 135 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in the four counties in our coverage area over the weekend.
Both Bradford and Johnsonburg Area School Districts have opted to have students return to in-person instruction today, as suggested by recently modified guidelines from the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
Coronavirus relief payments, promised as a part of the $2.2 trillion stimulus program, began arriving in Americans’ bank accounts on Dec. 29, 2020 via direct deposit. Checks are also being mailed. For local residents, the funds are going to various needs and the occasional treat.
Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine announced Thursday that the first confirmed case of the COVID-19 variant has been diagnosed in Pennsylvania. The case is in Dauphin County.
The region reported 53 additional cases of COVID-19, as the state continues to deal with a spike in coronavirus cases.
The Pennsylvania Department of Health launched the COVID-19 vaccine dashboard on Wednesday, providing the number of vaccines administered by county.
The state continues to experience a spike in cases, with 605,141 positive COVID-19 cases in Pennsylvania.
National COVID-19 Updates
WASHINGTON (AP) — Stuck in the grip of a viral pandemic, the U.S. economy grew at a 4% annual rate in the final three months of 2020 and shrank last year by the largest amount in 74 years.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell but remained at a historically high 847,000 last week, a sign that layoffs keep coming as the coronavirus pand…
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is set to take his first steps to reverse Trump administration health care policies. The White House said Biden plans on Thursday to sign orders on a rang…
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares skidded on Thursday as a reality check set in about longtime economic damage from the coronavirus pandemic, giving Wall Street its worst day since October.
With demand for COVID-19 vaccines outpacing the world’s supplies, a frustrated public and policymakers want to know: How can we get more? A lot more. Right away.
WASHINGTON (AP) — More than a sweeping national rescue plan, President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package presents a first political test — of his new administration, of Democra…
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans have a Marjorie Taylor Greene problem. Again.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The role that race should play in deciding who gets priority for the COVID-19 vaccine in the next phase of the rollout is being put to the test in Oregon as tensions arou…
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden arrived at the White House ready to wield his pen to dismantle Donald Trump’s legacy and begin pushing his own priorities.
NEW YORK (AP) — Peter Nicks had for months been documenting the students of Oakland High School, in California, when the pandemic hit.