Bucks County

ventilator
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Jim Melwert
April 06, 2020 - 6:41 pm
Leaders of five southeastern Pennsylvania counties have sent Gov. Tom Wolf a letter asking his administration to develop a centralized system to help balance the load for hospitals across the state. Read more here.
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Donating money.
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John McDevitt
April 03, 2020 - 4:00 am
A foundation that addresses the needs of low-income populations in the Philadelphia region awards more than half a million dollars to several nonprofits fighting COVID-19. Read more here.
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Fruits and vegetables at a farmers market.
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Kim Glovas
March 27, 2020 - 3:32 pm
A Bucks County indoor farmers market is moving outdoors to help with social distancing. It’s one of the few still operating in the face of the pandemic. Read more here.
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Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine
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KYW Staff
March 24, 2020 - 12:06 pm
Pennsylvania's state corrections officers' union wants the prison system to stop all transfers of inmates as a preventative measure against the new coronavirus spreading between institutions. The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed four more deaths, bringing the statewide count to seven...
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Gov. Tom Wolf coronavirus press briefing
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KYW Staff
March 19, 2020 - 12:49 pm
Pennsylvania reported another big jump in confirmed coronavirus Thursday. The state Department of Health confirmed that there are 52 additional positive cases of COVID-19 reported, bringing the statewide total to 185, up about 40%. Read more here.
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Hand sanitizer at polls
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Paul Kurtz
March 17, 2020 - 4:23 pm
Voters showed up to perform their civic duty for a special election in Bucks County, but not everyone was thrilled to leave the house during the coronavirus crisis. Read more here.
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Coronavirus
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KYW Staff
March 16, 2020 - 12:58 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf has extended a shutdown order to the entire state of Pennsylvania in an effort to halt the spread of the coronavirus. Read the latest here.
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Jim Melwert
March 16, 2020 - 11:27 am
Despite Gov. Tom Wolf’s call for people to avoid gathering in public places, a special election for a state House seat in Bucks County is still scheduled for Tuesday. Read more here.
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Gov. Tom Wolf
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KYW Staff
March 13, 2020 - 10:50 am
Gov. Tom Wolf announced Friday afternoon that all K-12 Pennsylvania schools will be closed for 10 business days, starting Monday, amid the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. Read the latest here.
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School closings
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Tim Jimenez
March 10, 2020 - 7:33 am
Dozens of schools across three Philadelphia-area counties are closed because of coronavirus concerns. Read more for the full list.
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