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Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Tom Farley
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KYW Staff
April 17, 2020 - 3:29 pm
The number of new COVID-19 cases in Philadelphia continues to rise at a steady, consistent rate — signaling progress in containing the spread. But officials say it’s too soon to predict when the city can reopen. Read the latest here.
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Gene Shay
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Pat Loeb
April 16, 2020 - 11:21 am
The folk music world is mourning the death of legendary Philadelphia DJ Gene Shay, who died after complications from COVID-19. He was 85. Read more here.
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Paramedics on frontlines of COVID-19
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Jim Melwert
April 14, 2020 - 3:22 pm
A 33-year-old paramedic has died from COVID-19 — the first essential health care worker in Delaware County to succumb to the virus. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw.
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Kristen Johanson
April 08, 2020 - 3:32 pm
Less than 1% of Philadelphia police officers either have COVID-19 or are quarantined, according to Commissioner Danielle Outlaw. She tested negative herself. Read more here.
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SEPTA buses at Frankford terminal in Philadelphia
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KYW Staff
April 06, 2020 - 9:05 pm
Three SEPTA workers and a Philadelphia police lieutenant have died from COVID-19. Read more here.
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Firefighters wearing protective suits wait outside a nursing home before disinfecting it in efforts to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus in Barcelona, Spain, Monday, March 30, 2020.
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AP News
March 30, 2020 - 10:23 am
Spain overtook China on Monday in confirmed coronavirus infections as the pandemic stretched scores of Spanish hospitals to their breaking point. Read more here.
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coronavirus guidance
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Jim Melwert
March 27, 2020 - 5:03 pm
Montgomery County officials announced a fourth coronavirus-related death in the county on Friday. The total positive cases in the county rose to 371. Read more here.
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Extraction of coronavirus at Exton lab
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KYW Staff
March 25, 2020 - 1:04 pm
Philadelphia health officials announced the first coronavirus-related death in the city. Read the latest here.
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Coronavirus Testing
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CNN
March 19, 2020 - 11:38 am
A New Jersey mother died from coronavirus without knowing that her two children also got infected and died shortly before she did. Read more here.
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