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Gov. Phil Murphy
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David Madden
May 09, 2020 - 2:46 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy announced the New Jersey National Guard will deploy members to assist COVID-19 efforts at long-term care facilities such as nursing homes. Read more here.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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KYW Staff
May 08, 2020 - 1:57 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Friday announced that some COVID-19 testing sites will begin accepting requests from asymptomatic residents, and he signed an executive order creating a citizen’s council to advise the state’s Restart and Recovery Commission. Read more here.
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Governor Phil Murphy holds a coronavirus briefing in Newark .
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KYW Staff
May 07, 2020 - 2:03 pm
State labor officials say more than 1 million New Jersey residents have filed for jobless benefits and the state has paid out about $2 billion since the coronavirus outbreak hit in March. Citing a crisis, Gov. Phil Murphy has called on the National Guard to assist at long-term care facilities in...
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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KYW Staff
May 06, 2020 - 2:12 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has extended the public health emergency declaration stemming from the coronavirus outbreak for another month. Read the latest here.
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A Wildwood sign.
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Tim Jimenez
May 06, 2020 - 9:53 am
The boardwalk and beaches are reopening in the Wildwoods later this week. In the meantime, Cape May County officials sent New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy a plan to open up shops and restaurants. Read more here.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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KYW Staff
May 05, 2020 - 2:10 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy struck a hopeful tone at Tuesday’s coronavirus media briefing as various measurements across the state have been showing a gradual abatement of the pandemic, but he continued to stress the need to follow social distancing and stay-at-home orders to keep moving in the...
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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Mike DeNardo
May 04, 2020 - 11:55 am
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday that the Garden State is following Pennsylvania and Delaware in closing schools for the rest of the academic year. Read the latest here.
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Jersey Shore beach
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Tim Jimenez
May 04, 2020 - 8:14 am
On the first weekend that some beaches and state parks were allowed to reopen in New Jersey, overcrowding led to closures. Read more here.
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Surgical masks and gloves, personal protective equipment
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KYW Staff
May 03, 2020 - 2:59 pm
Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware are joining four other neighboring states to form a buying group that will last beyond the pandemic. Read more here.
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A sign at a Gloucester Township park welcoming people back, as parks and golf courses in New Jersey reopened Saturday, with strict social distancing requirements.
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KYW Staff
May 02, 2020 - 2:42 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy reported 2,912 new cases of COVID-19 in New Jersey Saturday, raising the state's total to 123,717, while parks and golf courses reopened with strict social distancing requirements. Read more here.
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