Stories tagged: "COVID-19"


Pennsylvania Republican congressional candidate Sean Parnell poses for photos ahead of a campaign rally with President Donald Trump Sept. 22, 2020 in Moon Township, Allegheny County. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
Dozens of Doctors to Trump: Cancel Your Insane Superspreading Rallies, Please

Gov. Tom Wolf also has asked President Donald Trump to stop holding rallies in the state, saying they endanger the lives of Pennsylvanians.

A band performs in the historic corn barn at Nissley Vineyards over the summer. The Lancaster County winery holds a Music in the Vineyards concert series every summer, but scaled it back in 2020 due to the pandemic. (Courtesy of Nissley Vineyards)
Beyond the Tasting Room: How PA Wineries Kept Pouring During the Pandemic

Wineries across the state have made more use of their outdoor space, giving visitors beautiful views while they sip.

Pennsylvania Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine speaks during a virtual news conference on Oct. 19, 2020. (Screenshot)
Wolf and Levine to PA: Please Cooperate so Coronavirus Cases Don’t Spin Out of Control

The state Department of Health announced more than 2,300 new positive coronavirus cases and 34 coronavirus-related deaths over a two-day period.

Construction workers Jacob Mooney, center, Corey Bowman, left, and Jason Mooney, right, look over menus at the "Original Oyster House," before ordering fish sandwiches during this year's "1-4-3 Day," Friday, May 22, the 143rd day of 2020, in Pittsburgh. In 2019, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf declared May 23, 2019, the first "1-4-3 Day," as a day of kindness in honor of Public Broadcasting Service's Fred Rogers, the host of children's program "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood." Rogers, a Pennsylvania native who died in 2003, used 143 as his special code for "I Love You," based on the number of letters in each word. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
Gov. Wolf Vetoes Bill to Let Restaurants Operate at Full Capacity

“This bill represents another meaningless attempt to change a necessary tool for fighting the pandemic,” Gov. Tom Wolf wrote in his veto message.

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How Biden Wants to Go to War With the Third COVID Wave

The United States is facing a third wave of coronavirus-related hospitalizations. It's another indication of how poorly President Donald Trump has handled the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pennsylvania Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine speaks to the press on Aug. 3, 2020 at the Susquehanna Township Police Department. (Flickr/Office of Gov. Tom Wolf)
‘Fall Resurgence’: PA Coronavirus Cases Exceed 1,000 Per Day for Nine Days

State officials have no plans to impose another statewide stay-at-home order or business shutdown "at this time," the state Secretary of Health said.

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COVID Patients Are Slipping Through the Coverage Cracks and Getting Big Bills

Melissa Szymanski spent five hours in a Hartford, Connecticut, emergency room in late March and wound up with bills totaling about $3,200.