New hours begin Friday for LGH Covid-19 test sites

New hours begin Friday for LGH Covid-19 test sites

(Source: Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health) Beginning Friday, the Covid-19 test sites operated by Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health will open an hour earlier and close an hour earlier on...
News: Thursday, May 7

News: Thursday, May 7

Lancaster County Commissioner Ray D'Agostino speaks at a media briefing at the Lancaster County Public Safety Center on Tuesday, May 5, 2020. Covid-19 headlines for Thursday, May 7, 2020: •...
News: Wednesday, May 6

News: Wednesday, May 6

State Sen. Scott Martin Covid-19 headlines for Wednesday, May 6, 2020: • Local high schools plan graduations with social distancing: Options being considered include hybrid in-person/online events, drive-throughs, or just...
Medical updates: LGH places Covid-19 patient on ECMO

Medical updates: LGH places Covid-19 patient on ECMO

Dr. Michael Ripchinski, chief clinical officer for Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, speaks at a news conference at the Lancaster County Public Safety Training Center on Tuesday, May 5, 2020....
Lancaster officials weigh health, economy in debate on reopening

Lancaster officials weigh health, economy in debate on reopening

Lancaster County Commissioner Josh Parsons listens to a question during a news conference at the Lancaster County Public Safety Training Center on Tuesday, May 5, 2020. (Photo: Tim Stuhldreher) Partisan...
News: Tuesday, May 5

News: Tuesday, May 5

A mural has been installed at Penn Square, one of several commissioned from local artists by Lancaster's Office of Public Art to raise awareness around Covid-19. Covid-19 headlines for Tuesday,...
News: Monday, May 4

News: Monday, May 4

The band Birds of Chicago performs at the Long's Park Amhitheater on Sunday, July 15, 2018. Covid-19 headlines for Monday, May 4, 2020: • Pa. Senate committee hearing on Gov....
Northern tier counties can start to ease Covid-19 lockdown; Lancaster County remains in ‘red phase’

Northern tier counties can start to ease Covid-19 lockdown; Lancaster County remains in ‘red phase’

Gov. Tom Wolf said Friday that counties in yellow will be allowed to ease some Covid-19 restrictions beginning May 8. Twenty-four of Pennsylvania's 67 counties will be allowed to partly...
2020 Census Digital Action Weekend May 1-3

2020 Census Digital Action Weekend May 1-3

We have reached an important milestone in the 2020 Census: More than half of the households in our nation have responded – that’s nearly 80 million responses! This is an...
News: Friday, May 1

News: Friday, May 1

Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman speaks about a committee vote to subpoena documents regarding Pennsylvania's shutdown waiver program for business. (Source: Pa. Senate Republican Caucus) Covid-19 headlines for Friday, May...
News: Thursday, April 30

News: Thursday, April 30

A shopping district in Wuhan, China, is largely deserted on April 24, 2020. (Source: Rei Ayanami) Covid-19 headlines for Thursday, April 30, 2020: • Advocates say Pa. nursing homes need...
News: Wednesday, April 29

News: Wednesday, April 29

Pa. Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine and Gov. Tom Wolf (Source: Commonwealth of PA) Covid-19 headlines for Wednesday, April 29, 2020: • State to say Friday which counties can reopen:...
Lancaster officials blast Gov. Wolf over Covid-19 policies

Lancaster officials blast Gov. Wolf over Covid-19 policies

U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker speaks at a news conference at the Lancaster County Public Safety Training Center on Tuesday, April 28, 2020. (Photo: Tim Stuhldreher) Lancaster County elected officials doubled...
By the numbers: LGH’s Dr. Ripchinski on the Covid-19 data

By the numbers: LGH’s Dr. Ripchinski on the Covid-19 data

Dr. Michael Ripchinski, chief clinical officer for Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, speaks at a news conference at the Lancaster County Public Safety Training Center on Tuesday, April 28, 2020....
News: Tuesday, April 28

News: Tuesday, April 28

Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, right, and Gov. Tom Wolf. (Source: PA.gov) Covid-19 headlines for Tuesday, April 28, 2020: • Some outdoor activities can reopen Friday: Gov. Tom Wolf's administration...
News: Monday, April 27

News: Monday, April 27

Gov. Tom Wolf says Pennsylvania will reopen its economy region by region. (Source: Pa. Dept. of Health) Covid-19 headlines for Monday, April 27, 2020: • County officials want input: As...
News: Friday, April 24

News: Friday, April 24

Pa. Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine and Gov. Tom Wolf (Source: Commonwealth of PA) Covid-19 headlines for Friday, April 24, 2020: • Shifting data: Pennsylvania abruptly reversed course and stopped...
News: Thursday, April 23

News: Thursday, April 23

Covid-19 headlines for Thursday, April 23, 2020: • Gov. Wolf releases details of reopening plan: Reopening will be done over three phases, color-coded red, yellow and green. Benchmarks include a...