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Past articles by Greg:

What could be driving the recent coronavirus case uptick in Pa.? Wolf weighs in.

The governor held his latest news conference on Thursday. → Read More

Pa. changes coronavirus gathering limitations; what’s it mean for sports, events, and more?

A new order was announced on Tuesday. → Read More

Gov. Wolf will appeal court ruling on coronavirus shutdown ‘as far as necessary’

The governor held his latest news conference on Tuesday. → Read More

Pa. bar and restaurant restrictions won’t go away anytime soon, Gov. Wolf says

The state held its latest coronavirus response briefing on Thursday. → Read More

First Penn State student-athlete tests positive for the coronavirus, school says

The name of the student has not been revealed, according to WPSU and the Centre Daily Times. → Read More

Penn State student, 21 and from the Lehigh Valley, dies from coronavirus complications

A GoFundMe page has been set up for Juan Garcia, a 21-year-old from Allentown. → Read More

2nd stimulus checks: How much will you get? This payment will be the last, top Republican says

The latest information we have on a potential second round of funding related to the coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

Pa. governor threatens funding, license cuts if counties move to reopen without his approval

The state's latest COVID-19 briefing was held on Monday. → Read More

Wolf wants a civilian corps to fight coronavirus, provide jobs

Called the Commonwealth Civilian Coronavirus Corps, it would help ramp up testing and contact tracing efforts in the fall while providing jobs. → Read More

Ocean City, Md. will open beach and boardwalk access Friday; what will be allowed?

Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf also weighed in regarding whether or not he's concerned by the news and also similar plans that will soon go into effect in New Jersey. → Read More

Counties in northern Pennsylvania, along NY border, to begin reopening next week

The state announced Friday which areas will start the color-coded phased reopening plan on May 8. → Read More

Construction in Pa. can begin before state reopens, Wolf says

Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf and Health Department Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine held a briefing about the state's COVID-19 response on Wednesday night. → Read More

Here’s why Pa. does not report coronavirus recoveries

It's a question Health Department Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine has fielded often over the last month amid the COVID-19 crisis. → Read More

Pa. liquor stores open up for curbside pickup. Here are the 9 Lehigh Valley locations.

Some Fine Wine & Good Spirit stores in every county will be reopening for in-person pickup. Online orders will continue, as well. → Read More

Pa. will now require most customers to wear masks, workers to wear them on the job, to slow COVID-19 spread

"Entry will be denied to any individual not wearing a mask “unless the business is providing medication, medical supplies, or food, in which case the business must provide alternative methods of pick-up or delivery of goods," an order from Gov. Tom Wolf says. It goes into effect on Sunday. → Read More

Coronavirus stimulus check scams: Tips for staying safe online, what to watch for

Officials have said that fraudsters are targeting those waiting for a stimulus payment most. → Read More

More bus companies suspend NYC service. Could Pa. halt other travel from there?

New York City has been one of the hardest-hit areas of the country in terms of positive coronavirus cases. → Read More

Gov. Tom Wolf issues ‘stay at home’ order for multiple counties, including Bucks

Wolf and Department of Health Secretary Rachel Levine held a news conference on Monday. → Read More

Coronavirus home test kits are coming out Monday: Here’s how to get one, the cost, and more

Everlywell, the digital health company which offers consumers access to at-home lab tests, believes it will be able to send out 250,000 tests a week. → Read More

How big can Penn State's class of 2017 be? It's still a guessing game

The Lions' director of player personnel, Andy Frank, did weigh in on the topic though on National Signing Day 2016. → Read More