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    HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 577 new cases of Coronavirus on Sunday in addition to seven more deaths. The statewide total number of cases has risen to 95,266 since Saturday’s report. The Health Department says all 67 counties in Pennsylvania have had cases of COVID-19. Current patients are either in isolation at home or being treated at the hospital. The statewide death toll has reached 6,904. Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or...
    BELLE VERNON, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say an early morning fire claimed the lives of a man and a woman in western Pennsylvania. Officials in Westmoreland County say the flames were reported at about 2 a.m. Sunday in a home in the village of Collinsburg in Rostraver Township. The Collinsburg fire chief said a man and woman were trapped inside the home that was fully engulfed in flames when fire crews arrived. Chief Joel Koricich said a neighbor tried to...
    Black Lives Matter to Lehigh Valley Twitter Cellphone footage shows a Pennsylvania officer kneeling on the back of a mans neck during an arrest. Protesters took to the streets Saturday night in Allentown, Pennsylvania after harrowing video emerged of an officer kneeling on a man’s neck during an arrest earlier that day. Protesters demanded answers from the Allentown Police Department and Mayor Ray O’Connell, the Morning Call reported. The cell-phone video, which began circulating Saturday night on social...
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — State health officials in Pennsylvania have added four states — including neighboring Delaware — to the travel quarantine recommendation aimed at stemming the spread of COVID-19 in the commonwealth. Officials said people who have traveled to Delaware, Iowa, Kansas and Oklahoma are being asked to self-quarantine for 14 days upon their return to Pennsylvania. The state earlier issued the recommendation for self-quarantine for people coming to the commonwealth from 15 other states — Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas,...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A sign of the social distancing times. A patrol of Pennsylvania State Police troopers visited a bar in Center City on Saturday night. A health official told an Eyewitness News photographer they were there to do a social distancing inspection. Seen tonight: Pa. State Police roving about parts of Center City, conducting what a health inspector told a @CBSPhilly photographer was a “social distancing inspection.” pic.twitter.com/EDArdQ6ZWF — Joe Holden (@JoeHoldenCBS3) July 12, 2020 It’s not clear...
    East Lampeter Township Police Division Justo Smoker/Justo Smoker’s Kia Rio Justo Smoker was arrested at this time and charged with kidnapping lacking Amish lady Linda Stoltzfoos in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. The 18-year-old girl was final seen strolling house from church June 21, 2020, and stays lacking. Stoltzsfoos was final seen within the space of Fowl-in-Hand, Pennsylvania, practically three weeks in the past on Father’s Day. Surveillance footage and witness accounts led investigators...
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — State health officials in Pennsylvania have added neighboring Delaware and three other states to the travel quarantine recommendation aimed at stemming the spread of COVID-19 in the commonwealth. Officials say people who have traveled to Delaware, Iowa, Kansas and Oklahoma are being asked to self-quarantine for 14 days upon their return to Pennsylvania. The state earlier issued the recommendation for self-quarantine for people returning to the commonwealth from 15 other states. Another 17 deaths attributed to...
    East Lampeter Township Police Department Justo Smoker/Justo Smokers Kia Rio Justo Smoker was arrested today and charged with kidnapping missing Amish girl Linda Stoltzfoos in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. The 18-year-old woman was last seen walking home from church June 21, 2020, and remains missing. Stoltzsfoos was last seen in the area of Bird-in-Hand, Pennsylvania. Surveillance footage led investigators to Smoker, 34, of Paradise, Pennsylvania. Police are continuing the search for Stoltzfoos, who they believe was harmed, according to...
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — State health officials in Pennsylvania have added four states — including neighboring Delaware — to the travel quarantine recommendation aimed at stemming the spread of COVID-19 in the commonwealth. Officials said people who have traveled to Delaware, Iowa, Kansas and Oklahoma are being asked to self-quarantine for 14 days upon their return to Pennsylvania. The state earlier issued the recommendation for self-quarantine for people returning to the commonwealth from 15 other states — Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas,...
    HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Gov. Wolf administration has added four more states to its list of states with high numbers of Coronavirus cases. Delaware, Iowa, Kansas and Oklahoma are the latest additions, meaning that if Pennsylvanians travel to any of 19 states outlined on the list, they should quarantine for 14 consecutive days upon their return. The administration says it made the decision within the last day. An initial list of 15 states was released by the Pennsylvania...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS/AP) — For the second day in a row, Pennsylvania health officials report more than 800 new cases of COVID-19. On Saturday, 813 new positives cases were reported, bringing the statewide total to 94,689. Seventeen new deaths were also reported. The death toll now stands at 6,897. Of the latest batch of positive test results, 215 came from Allegheny County and Philadelphia increased by 105 cases overnight. Download The New And Improved CBS Philly App! On Friday, Pennsylvania hit...
    HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 813 new cases of Coronavirus on Saturday in addition to 17 more deaths. The statewide total number of cases has risen to 94,689 since Friday’s report. The Health Department says all 67 counties in Pennsylvania have had cases of COVID-19. Current patients are either in isolation at home or being treated at the hospital. The statewide death toll has reached 6,897. Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or...
    HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 813 new cases of Coronavirus on Saturday in addition to 17 more deaths. The statewide total number of cases has risen to 94,689 since Friday’s report. The Health Department says all 67 counties in Pennsylvania have had cases of COVID-19. Current patients are either in isolation at home or being treated at the hospital. The statewide death toll has reached 6,897. Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or...
    By MARK SCOLFORO, Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A proposal to construct plastic barriers around school bus drivers as a COVID-19 mitigation tactic was shot down by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, a sign of one particular challenge — among many — schools face as they plan for a fall reopening. The state Education Department told districts last month each can restart in-person instruction with a plan thats approved by the local school board, made public and provided to...
    By DAVE SUTOR, The (Johnstown) Tribune-Democrat OHIOPYLE, Pa. (AP) — There is a rock surface at Ohiopyle State Park called “the crack.” Made of sandstone, it is divided by a fissure that leads to a landing about 25 or so feet off the ground and then to a wider opening that provides access to the top of the outcropping. Rachel Chidlow, a guide with Wilderness Voyageurs, describes it as a “vanilla milkshake” place for beginners to learn climbing, as opposed...
    By JASON NARK, The Philadelphia Inquirer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Big Valley is a living postcard of Pennsylvania. Jet-black buggies hug the shoulders of its long, straight roads and knobby-kneed foals prance in fields so green they look electrified. Most signs there urge motorists to repent and rejoice, or to buy fresh strawberries from the Amish children sitting in the shade. But one Pennsylvania tradition also plagued residents who live in this sweeping landscape: slow, unreliable, and expensive internet service. The...
    PHILADELPHIA — Enthusiasm for President Trump is more palpable than four years ago, said Vice President Mike Pence, rejecting polls that show presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden opening up a substantial lead. “I dont put a lot of stock in the polls,” Pence said Thursday evening in an interview with the Washington Examiner aboard his campaign bus as he concluded a swing through Pennsylvania. Biden leads Trump nationally by a whopping 9 percentage points in the RealClearPolitics average of...
    PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania — Vice President Mike Pence told Breitbart News exclusively that the only thing “standing between” America and the radical agenda of the “far left” is a second term for President Donald Trump. “The only thing standing between the American people and the agenda of the far left is four more years of President Donald Trump in the White House,” Pence told Breitbart News on his and Trump’s campaign bus here in Pennsylvania on Thursday. “I really believe that...
    The FBI is providing a $10,000 reward for info on an Amish teen from Pennsylvania who has been lacking for almost three weeks. Linda Stoltzfoos, 18, of East Lampeter Township, was final seen on Sunday, June 21. Officers mentioned she didn’t return residence after attending a church service that Father’s Day, sparking an expansive search involving monitoring canines, horses, ATV gear and drones. The FBI and the native Lampeter Township Police Division at the moment are asking for the...
    The FBI is offering a $10,000 reward for information on an Amish teen from Pennsylvania who has been missing for nearly three weeks. Linda Stoltzfoos, 18, of East Lampeter Township, was last seen on Sunday, June 21. Officials said she didn’t return home after attending a church service that Father’s Day, sparking an expansive search involving tracking dogs, horses, ATV equipment and drones. The FBI and the local Lampeter Township Police Department are now asking for the public’s help in...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A cold front is expected to bring storms on Friday evening, putting an end to our stretch of 90-degree days. KDKA Meteorologist Ray Petelin says it’s been very hot and overall dry, which has caused the ground to bake and most of the region to become “abnormally dry” with a moderate drought in the ridges. The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Mercer, Venango and Butler counties until 4:45 p.m. Severe...
    Joe Biden positioned himself as a champion of the middle class during a campaign speech in his native Pennsylvania on Thursday, targeting blue collar workers in a battleground region of the state that flipped from blue to red in 2016. “Donald Trump loves to talk and talk and talk, but after three and half years of big promises, what do the American people have to show?” Biden said after he toured McGregor Industries metal works plant in Dunmore, just...
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania on Friday reported its highest one-day total of confirmed coronavirus cases since May, breaking 1,000, although some of the test results, 175, were reported on a delay. Another 32 coronavirus-related deaths were reported, as well, bringing the states total to 6,880. Of the positive tests, about 360, or more than one-third, came from Philadelphia and Allegheny County, where health officials blame rising case counts on residents traveling to beach towns and socializing in bars and...
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS/AP) — Pennsylvania on Friday reported its highest one-day total of confirmed coronavirus cases since May, breaking 1,000, although some of the test results, 175, were reported on a delay. Another 32 coronavirus-related deaths were reported, as well, bringing the state’s total to 6,880. “As the entire state is now in the green phase, we must remain committed to protecting against COVID-19 by wearing a mask, practicing social distancing and avoiding large gatherings,” Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine...
    The FBI has joined the ongoing search for a missing Amish teenager from Pennsylvania, offering a $10,000 reward for information on the whereabouts of the 18-year-old who disappeared three weeks ago after leaving church.   Linda Stoltzfoos, 18, never returned home after the church service in East Lampeter Township, Lancaster County, on June 21.  The federal agency is now offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information that would lead law enforcement to Stoltzfoos and the person or people responsible...