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    HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources has created an online survey and are asking public input to help plan the future for forestlands in Pennsylvania. The Department is seeking the opinions of those who visit and enjoy approximately 17 million acres of forestlands in Pennsylvania. A link to the online survey can be found online. “As the department moves forward in developing a new strategic plan, those who appreciate, work in, or recreate in Pennsylvania’s  forests have...
    HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 479 new cases of Coronavirus on Sunday, in addition to four more deaths. The statewide total number of cases has risen to 89,854 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 6,753. Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or...
    HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 479 new cases of Coronavirus on Sunday, in addition to four more deaths. The statewide total number of cases has risen to 89,854 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 6,753. Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or...
    HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 634 new cases of Coronavirus on Saturday, in addition to three more deaths. The statewide total number of cases has risen to 89,375 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 6,749. Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or...
    HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 634 new cases of Coronavirus on Saturday, in addition to three more deaths. The statewide total number of cases has risen to 89,375 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 6,749. Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or...
    HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 667 new cases of Coronavirus on Friday, in addition to 34 more deaths. The statewide total number of cases has risen to 88,741 since Thursday’s report. #COVID19 Update (as of 7/3/20 at 12:00 am):• 667 additional positive cases of COVID-19• 88,741 total cases statewide • 6,746 deaths statewide• 715,403 patients tested negative to date More information: https://t.co/7pzosFeSwv — PA Department of Health (@PAHealthDept) July 3, 2020 The Health Department...
    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The July 4th holiday weekend means more boaters on the water, which can also bring an increase in boating incidents and fatalities. From July 3-5, the Maryland Natural Resources Police will partner with the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators and the U.S. Coast Guard in the Operation Dry Water campaign of awareness and enforcement to reduce boating under the influence. During Operation Dry Water, Maryland boaters will notice an overall increase in police patrols on the...
    UPPER ST. CLAIR, Pa. (KDKA) – An employee from the Whole Foods in the South Hills has tested positive for coronavirus. Out of concern for the worker’s privacy, a spokesperson didn’t confirm when the employee last worked, or if they had any contact with customers. The Whole Foods location in our area are open and require temperature checks and masks for anyone working in the store. All customers are also asked to wear masks and has put social distancing...
    UPPER ST. CLAIR, Pa. (KDKA) – An employee from the Whole Foods in the South Hills has tested positive for coronavirus. Out of concern for the worker’s privacy, a spokesperson didn’t confirm when the employee last worked, or if they had any contact with customers. The Whole Foods location in our area are open and require temperature checks and masks for anyone working in the store. All customers are also asked to wear masks and has put social distancing...
    HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 832 new cases of Coronavirus on Thursday, in addition to 25 more deaths. The statewide total number of cases has risen to 88,074 since Wednesday’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 6,712. Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or...
    HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 636 new cases of Coronavirus on Wednesday, in addition to 38 more deaths. The statewide total number of cases has risen to 87,242 since Tuesday’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 6,687. Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — As coronavirus cases rise in Allegheny County, KDKA’s Andy Sheehan spoke one-on-one with Pennsylvania Department of Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine about the concerning trend. The Allegheny County Health Department reported 109 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday. RELATED STORIES: ‘The Right Move’: Gov. Tom Wolf Commends Allegheny County’s On-Site Alcohol Consumption Ban ‘For The First Time…Allegheny Co. Led The State In The Number Of New COVID-19 Cases’: Allegheny Co. Officials Ban On-Site Consumption Of...
    Hundreds of protesters have set up camp inside City Hall Park in Manhattan to demand at least $1 billion be cut from the New York Police Department and shifted toward community resources before the citys July 1 budget deadline. On Monday, Mayor Bill de Blasio agreed to cut the citys police budget by canceling the hire of more than 1,000 new police officers and shifting school safety officers from police control to the Department of Education. But protesters say...
    (CNN)Covid-19 cases have spiked in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, in the aftermath of the countys decision to reopen bars and restaurants, officials said.Amie Downs, the countys executive communications director, told CNN Tuesday the numbers have increased dramatically since mid-June, when bars and restaurants were permitted to reopen. The county has since closed them again to on-site consumption, but cases continue to climb.According to our health department director, before mid-June, cases were coming from household contacts or other identified places, Downs said....
    HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 618 new cases of Coronavirus on Tuesday, in addition to 35 more deaths. The statewide total number of cases has risen to 86,606 since Monday’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 6,649. Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or...
    During House Democrats’ impeachment inquiry in late 2019, Georgetown University law professor Jonathan Turley was the GOP’s star witness and argued against impeaching President Donald Trump. But when Turley spoke to the House Natural Resources Committee this week, he asserted that if the clearing of Lafayette Square by Washington, D.C. police on June 1 was merely a “photo-op” for Trump, Attorney General William Barr needs to resign. On June 1, nonviolent protesters were violently removed from Lafayette Square in order...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police sources describe a department in turmoil over the way it handled protests across the city. Now, some of the sources are talking to Eyewitness News. In an analysis provided by Philadelphia Police commanders to CBS3, parts of Center City were trashed by looters and vandals due to a lack of manpower, police resources and bad judgment calls. Credit: CBS3 Speaking on the condition of anonymity over the course of the last four days, police officials...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police sources describe a department in turmoil over the way it handled protests across the city. Now, some of the sources are talking to Eyewitness News. In an analysis provided by Philadelphia Police commanders to CBS3, parts of Center City were trashed by looters and vandals due to a lack of manpower, police resources and bad judgment calls. Credit: CBS3 Speaking on the condition of anonymity over the course of the last four days, police officials...
    HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 492 new cases of Coronavirus on Monday, in addition to eight more deaths. The statewide total number of cases has risen to 85,988 since Sunday’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 6,614. Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or older,...
    HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 492 new cases of Coronavirus on Monday, in addition to eight more deaths. The statewide total number of cases has risen to 85,988 since Sunday’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 6,614. Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or older,...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – After announcing that bars are again shut down and restaurants cannot serve alcohol in Allegheny County, both the Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Allegheny County Health Department have launched online forms to report businesses that are not following the order. This comes after for the first time during the pandemic that Allegheny County reported the most positive cases of COVID-19 in Pennsylvania. On the county website, the Food Service Department asks for your contact...
    HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 621 new cases of Coronavirus on Saturday, in addition to 24 more deaths. The statewide total number of cases has risen to 84,991 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 6,603. Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or...
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania health officials are looking closely at areas where COVID-19 infection rates and deaths are ticking back up, threatening to turn back progress against the pandemic, the state’s health secretary said Friday. “We are doing quote-unquote a deep dive into all of the counties that have had increases,” Dr. Rachel Levine said, warning that “community spread” is occurring in some parts of the state. The rise may be attributable to the gradual reopening that has been...
    HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 600 new cases of Coronavirus on Friday. The statewide total number of cases has risen to 84,370 since Thursday’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 6,579. Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or older, and most of the...
    The UN Security Council called in a statement Thursday for “sustained efforts” to prevent the illegal exploitation and trade of natural resources in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, while gold in particular is fueling armed groups in the is from the country. The 15 members of the Council, who renewed unanimously for one year, until July 1, 2021, the sanctions regime for the DRC allowing to target individuals and groups, “expressed their concern over the exploitation and illegal...