News: Monday April 20

News: Monday April 20

(Source: Wikimedia Commons) Covid-19 headlines for Monday, April 20, 2020: • Protest at noon today: Opponents of Gov. Wolf's coronavirus stay-at-home order are planning a rally at the state capitol....
Gov. Wolf outlines plan for reopening Pa.

Gov. Wolf outlines plan for reopening Pa.

Gov. Tom Wolf went on television Friday to lay out a plan for reopening Pennsylvania after the shutdown he ordered due to coronavirus. As outlined in Wolf's speech and on...
News: Friday, April 17

News: Friday, April 17

The Red Rose Transit Authority's Queen Street Station in Lancaster. (Source: Dough4872 | Wikimedia Commons) Covid-19 headlines for Friday, April 17, 2020: • Penn State Hershey joins Covid-19 study: Penn...
News: Thursday, April 16

News: Thursday, April 16

Armed protesters on the steps of Michigan's Capitol on Wednesday, April 15, 2020. Covid-19 headlines for Thursday, April 16, 2020: • Masks mandatory for customers, employees: Gov. Tom Wolf signed...
Call volume grows for United Way’s 211 helpline

Call volume grows for United Way’s 211 helpline

(Source: WGAL) The United Way's 211 helpline is proving to be a crucial resource for individuals and families affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Available 24/7, the free, confidential service connects...
News: Wednesday, April 15

News: Wednesday, April 15

This stage set for Taylor Swift's "Big Reputation" tour was created by Lititz-based Tait. Covid-19 headlines for Wednesday, April 15, 2020: • Easing the backlog: Pennsylvania's Department of Labor &...
Local officials ask public to stay the course on Covid-19

Local officials ask public to stay the course on Covid-19

Dr. Michael Ripchinski, chief clinical officer at Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, speaks at a press conference on Tuesday, April 14, 2020. (Source: WGAL) Local government and medical officials urged...
News: Tuesday, April 14

News: Tuesday, April 14

Covid-19 headlines for Tuesday, April 14, 2020: • Infections slowing?: The number of new Covid-19 cases per day in Lancaster County is decreasing. But officials say they will need to...
News: Monday, April 13

News: Monday, April 13

Covid-19 headlines for Monday, April 13, 2020: • Coronavirus recovery site eyed: Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health says it is considering opening a "step-down" facility for patients recovering from coronavirus,...
News: Friday, April 10

News: Friday, April 10

Covid-19 headlines for Friday, April 10, 2020: • School's out: Gov. Tom Wolf on Thursday ordered Pennsylvania schools closed for the remainder of the academic year. The order extends to...
Scam alert: Phishers target Covid-19 stimulus checks

Scam alert: Phishers target Covid-19 stimulus checks

Federal and state officials are warning people to protect themselves from scammers who are using the federal government's coronavirus stimulus checks to taxpayers as a pretext to seek personal information....
News: Thursday, April 9

News: Thursday, April 9

Covid-19 headlines for Thursday, April 9, 2020: • A county health department?: In a meeting Wednesday, Lancaster County Commissioner Craig Lehman reiterated his support for a county-level "permanent public health...
News: Wednesday, April 8

News: Wednesday, April 8

Covid-19 headlines for Wednesday, April 8, 2020: • Coronavirus swab-test site opens at Clipper Stadium: In separate statements, Penn Medicine Lancaster General Hospital and UPMC said they will conduct testing...
News: Tuesday, April 7

News: Tuesday, April 7

Covid-19 headlines for Tuesday, April 7, 2020: • Day shelter opens: On Monday, a shelter for people experiencing homelessness opened at Crossroads Mennonite Church, 401 Church St., Lancaster. Open from...
News: Friday, April 3

News: Friday, April 3

Covid-19 headlines for Friday, April 3, 2020: • Peak still weeks away?: The coronavirus pandemic may not peak in Lancaster County until mid-May to mid-June, according to Penn Medicine Lancaster...