There were 30 new cases of COVID-19 in the region Friday, as reported by the Pennsylvania Department of Health.
Local COVID-19 Updates
There were an additional 30 cases of COVID-19 in the local region over the weekend, as reported by the Pennsylvania Department of Health on Sunday.
The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported 49 additional cases of COVID-19 in the region as of Thursday.
Appointments are available for Bradford Regional Medical Center’s COVID vaccination clinic Friday.
The number of new COVID-19 cases in the region jumped a bit on Wednesday to 23, 16 of which were in Elk County, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Health.
COUDERSPORT — UPMC Cole will be hosting a drive-thru COVID-19 vaccine clinic from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday at the Carp Park in Coudersport.
BRMC will be hosting a 1,170-dose COVID-19 vaccine clinic at the former Bradford Central Christian building on West Washington Street. The clinic is set for April 9.
COUDERSPORT — UPMC Cole currently has a supply of COVID-19 vaccine and is offering vaccinations today.
Rep. Martin Causer, R-Turtlepoint, shared some positive news Tuesday evening in regard to the vaccine situation: An emergency shipment of COVID-19 vaccine is on its way to McKean County.
The Pennsylvania Department of Health (DOH), in conjunction with the COVID-19 Vaccine Task Force, announced Wednesday that eligibility for the COVID-19 is expanding.
National COVID-19 Updates
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