Local COVID-19 Updates

HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported an increase of 4,882 cases of COVID-19 Saturday, bringing the statewide total to 1,068,974 since the pandemic began.

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HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported an increase of 4,746 cases of COVID-19 Thursday, bringing the statewide total to 1,059,044 since the pandemic began.

HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported an increase of 4,643 cases of COVID-19 Wednesday, bringing the statewide total to 1,054,298 since the pandemic began.

HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported an increase of 4,255 cases of COVID-19 Tuesday, bringing the statewide total to 1,049,655 since the pandemic began.

DuBOIS – Penn Highlands Healthcare is now vaccinating anyone who meets the Pennsylvania Department of Health’s Phase 1A and 1B eligibility requirements following the DOH’s updated COVID-19 vaccine rollout timeline, according to a press release from PHH Monday.

HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported a two-day increase of 6,651 cases of COVID-19 Monday, bringing the statewide total to 1,045,400 since the pandemic began.

HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported an increase of 5,343 cases of COVID-19 Saturday, bringing the statewide total to 1,038,749 since the pandemic began.

National COVID-19 Updates

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — After a deadly year in New York's nursing homes, state lawmakers have passed legislation intended to hold facility operators more accountable for neglect and potentially fo…

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LONDON (AP) — Gun salutes across the U.K., in Commonwealth countries and at sea are marking the death of Britain’s Prince Philip on Saturday as military leaders honor the former naval officer …