Pennsylvania

Gov. Tom Wolf protests in Harriburg
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Jim Melwert
June 05, 2020 - 5:56 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf and Montgomery County Commissioner Val Arkoosh have been two of the louder voices in Pennsylvania urging residents to stay home and avoid large crowds during the coronavirus pandemic. Now, they find themselves defending their decisions to take part in protest marches sparked by George...
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Telehealth
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Lynne Adkins
June 05, 2020 - 11:58 am
Seniors in nursing homes and retirement communities have been hit hard by COVID-19, and restrictions imposed to keep this vulnerable population as safe as possible have meant that many haven’t seen their families for months. A new program is meant to help them stay connected. Read more here.
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Glenda Childs of The Doylestown Bookshop
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Tim Jimenez
June 05, 2020 - 7:38 am
The Philadelphia region is now officially in the "yellow" phase of Gov. Tom Wolf's three-tiered plan. So, the stay-at-home order is lifted, and some of coronavirus restrictions on residents and businesses have been eased. Read more here.
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Jonathan Van Ness, Tan France, Karamo Brown, Antoni Porowski, and Bobby Berk attend the Netflix FYSEE "Queer Eye" panel and reception at Raleigh Studios on May 16, 2019 in Los Angeles, California.
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Holli Stephens
June 05, 2020 - 5:00 am
It’s Pride Month, and we’ve got you covered with a list of great ways to kick off this year’s celebration. Check out what we’ve got in store for you, including magic, karaoke, cocktails to-go, and more things to do in Philadelphia this weekend from a distance. All on The KYW To-Do List.
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Chairs at a lake
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Mark Abrams
June 05, 2020 - 4:00 am
As the rest of Pennsylvania’s counties move to Gov. Wolf’s “yellow” phase for reopening, more facilities are opening at state parks, including swimming areas. Read more here.
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Wine at a store
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John McDevitt
June 03, 2020 - 10:57 pm
Extensive damage to several Fine Wine and Spirits stores during the unrest in Philadelphia has the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board figuring out when or even if the locations will reopen. Read more here.
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Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine speaking to reporters.
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Hadas Kuznits
June 03, 2020 - 6:10 pm
Additional efforts are being made in Pennsylvania to contain the coronavirus as Philadelphia prepares to move to the “yellow” phase of reopening this Friday. Read more here.
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A gym member works out in John Reed Fitness studio on the first day studios are opened in the German capital on June 02, 2020.
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Paul Kurtz
June 03, 2020 - 5:30 pm
Fitness clubs from across Pennsylvania are banding together in a concerted effort to convince Gov. Wolf to include them in the “yellow” phase of the state’s reopening process. Read more here.
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Storm damage
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KYW Staff
June 03, 2020 - 2:32 pm
A massive storm took down trees and power lines as it quickly moved across the Delaware Valley, reaching 80 miles per hour at some point. Read the latest here.
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School classroom
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KYW Staff
June 03, 2020 - 12:41 pm
Pennsylvania Department of Education officials say in-person instruction at elementary and secondary schools can resume on July 1 with the development of a coronavirus health and safety plan. Read more here.
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