Montgomery County

Germantown Academy
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Tim Jimenez
March 10, 2020 - 10:28 am
A student at Germantown Academy in Fort Washington has tested "presumptive positive" for the new coronavirus. Read more here.
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School closings
KYW Newsradio
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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Coronavirus
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KYW Staff
March 09, 2020 - 12:37 pm
A Children’s Hospital of Pennsylvania cardiologist tested presumptive positive for the novel coronavirus. The Pennsylvania Department of Health says there are now at least 10 cases in the state, seven of which are in Montgomery County. Read the latest here.
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Germantown Academy
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Tim Jimenez
March 09, 2020 - 7:59 am
Germantown Academy is closed through Wednesday. Officials say a student is related to one of the four Montgomery County residents who has contracted the coronavirus. Read more here.
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Montgomery County officials, including Board of Commissioners Chair Dr. Val Arkoosh (center right), brief the public on the latest coronavirus updates.
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KYW Staff
March 07, 2020 - 3:44 pm
Two more presumptive cases of the novel coronavirus were each announced in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, bringing each state's total to six. Read more here.
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Radio station microphone
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Mike Dougherty
March 06, 2020 - 12:57 pm
WNPV is a community news/talk radio station that has served portions of Bucks, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties for more than 50 years, but the end is near. "The Talk of the Suburbs" will be shutting down next month. Read more here.
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Montco advocates of fired public defenders
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Jim Melwert
March 05, 2020 - 4:19 pm
One week after the top two lawyers in the Montgomery County Public Defenders’ Office were fired, more than 100 people rallied on the courthouse steps while dozens of others waited hours to address county commissioners. Read more here.
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Montgomery county courthouse in Norristown, Pa.
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Jim Melwert
March 05, 2020 - 9:07 am
One week after the top two lawyers in the Montgomery County public defenders’ office were fired, several groups are planning a rally in their support on the courthouse steps. Read more here.
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Coronavirus
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KYW Staff
March 04, 2020 - 5:16 pm
As the coronavirus continues to spread, so do fears of getting it. School superintendents from across Montgomery County met on Wednesday to discuss what could be done if any cases do arise. Read more here.
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A lacrosse stick.
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Jim Melwert
March 02, 2020 - 6:36 pm
A high school lacrosse team in Montgomery County is under investigation for hazing. Read more here.
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