Pennsylvania surpassed 750,000 COVID-19 cases on Friday as hospitalizations continued to drift lower.
WASHINGTON - The vast majority of Americans say they oppose the actions of the rioters who stormed and ransacked the Capitol on Jan. 6, while smaller majorities say President Donald Trump bears responsibility for the attack and that he should be removed from office and disqualified from serv…
Pennsylvania Capitol Police Superintendent Joe Jacob, Pennsylvania State Police Deputy Commissioner of Operations Lieutenant Colonel Scott Price and Harrisburg Police Commissioner Thomas Carter provided a virtual briefing on the steps the commonwealth's law enforcement agencies are taking to…
The state is set to lose a congressional seat. The representation of millions of people is on the line. And Republicans will have to do what seems impossible — get along with Democrats.
LEWISBURG — Evangelical Community Hospital announced health care workers qualifying under Pennsylvania’s Phase 1A protocols for the COVID-19 vaccine can now register at www.EvanHospital.com/virus/.
The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) reopened this week to businesses and nonprofits looking to recover financial losses caused by the novel coronavirus pandemic.
COVID-19 hospitalizations across Pennsylvania dropped below 5,000 for the time in more than a month on Thursday, even as the Department of Health announced another 7,265 cases and 313 deaths.
The Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association is subject to the Right to Know Law according to a recent final determination by officials from the state's Office of Open Records.
Cpl. Travis Burrows of the Buffalo Valley Regional Police Department held tight to a rescue rope with one hand, clutched onto a woman he was saving with the other and wondered if he’d make it out of the Susquehanna River’s West Branch alive as its frigid waters rushed over his head Wednesday…
Chief Paul Yost of the Buffalo Valley Regional Police Department said patrol officers will be monitoring local government buildings in the Lewisburg area on Jan. 20, the day of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration.
Pennsylvania registered 349 new COVID-19 related deaths on Wednesday, the fourth-highest single-day total since the pandemic began last March. There was at least one new death linked to the novel coronavirus in each Valley county according to the Department of Health, pushing the Valley to m…
Geisinger opened a clinic for COVID-19 vaccines and on its first day Tuesday, took 100 appointments for health care providers including those outside the health system’s own network.
Pennsylvania registered more than 200 COVID-19-related deaths for the fifth time in a week on Tuesday as the state surpassed 18,000 deaths from the novel coronavirus.
The number of positive COVID-19 tests statewide dipped below 15 percent last week for the first time since Dec. 4, while the state Department of Health announced another 5,338 cases on Monday.
Geisinger is expanding its vaccine program to health care personnel who qualify as part of the state’s Phase 1A group with new community-based vaccine centers throughout central and northeastern Pennsylvania.
LEWISBURG —When the COVID-19 pandemic abruptly halted her study abroad in Rome last March, Bucknell University senior Emma Arrighini decided to turn the unexpected return home into an opportunity.
Pennsylvania registered more than 10,000 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, including 256 new cases across the four-county region.
Pennsylvania registered 10,178 new COVID cases on Friday — surpassing 700,000 cases since the pandemic began.
MILLMONT — The weeklong COVID-19 test site in Union County closed Friday with 378 tests administered, according to Michelle Dietrich, director of the county's Emergency Management Agency.
Buffalo Valley Regional Police filed charges Friday against two additional suspects accused of participating in a drive-by shooting near Lewisburg last year.
The positive test rate at Geisinger for COVID-19 ballooned to 30% in the first week of January as much of the hospital system is operating at full capacity, Geisinger’s President and CEO Dr. Jaewon Ryu said Friday.
Republican State Committee member Pat Saylor said President Donald Trump bears the blame for the "outrageous" events that occurred at the Capitol Wednesday and should be removed from office.
Joe Diblin’s friends remembered him Thursday as the consummate gentleman and storyteller. Diblin was a pilot, veteran, writer, teacher and historian and so much more. He died on Thursday morning at 103.
Pennsylvania registered its largest increase in new COVID-19 cases in nearly three weeks on Thursday when the state Department of Health announced another 9,698 cases and 265 deaths.
The first confirmed case of the COVID-19 variant — SARS-CoV-2 B.1.1.7 — has been found in Pennsylvania, state Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine said Thursday.
LEWISBURG — Union County residents who get drinking water from a private well, spring or cistern are invited to register for a live no-cost webinar by the Penn State Extension about proper management of private water supplies.
LEWISBURG — Community Health and Wellness at Evangelical Community Hospital will be offering a drive-thru Narcan distribution event at the Miller Center for Recreation and Wellness on Wednesday, Jan. 13, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and again from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Pennsylvania registered its third-highest single-day COVID-19 death total on Wednesday, as state health officials announced 368 new deaths statewide and 11 in the Valley.
The Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) reminds Pennsylvania residents to remain vigilant about scams attempting to take advantage of the coronavirus vaccine.
Only one month into a new job, Drew Tingley, of Millmont, received the offer of a lifetime: a chance to compete on television’s “Hell’s Kitchen.” As thrilled as he was, he hated having to ask his new employer for what could become a lengthy amount of time off.
An action plan developed to broadly distribute a swine flu vaccine may be used in Union County to do the same for COVID-19 vaccines when they’re approved for widespread public distribution.
The surge of COVID-19 cases that began last fall taxed the country’s supply of convalescent blood plasma and the American Red Cross is pushing to restore it.
New COVID-19 cases jumped back up after the holiday weekend as hospitalizations increased statewide and across the Valley in the latest data released from the state Department of Health on Tuesday.
LEWISBURG — A free online clinic about bats, their ecological importance and how the mammals can spread infectious disease to humans will be held at 3:30 p.m. Jan. 12 via the Bucknell Institute for Lifelong Learning.
The rules put much of the power in the hands of the majority party, which Democrats and good-government groups said effectively stifles the voices of many Pennsylvanians.
WEST BUFFALO TWP. — Motorists traveling Interstate 80 West in West Buffalo Township, Union County, are advised of a lane restriction due to a soil remediation project. A contractor will be working in the area of mile marker 198 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. today, weather permitting. The left (passi…
SUNBURY — Ninety-year-old Ray Latorre felt like a fish out of water during the YMCA's three-week shutdown due to the statewide COVID-19 restrictions on indoor gatherings.
MILLMONT — A free COVID-19 drive-thru test site opened Monday in western Union County and will remain in operation through Friday.