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Lycoming Count three new COVID-19 cases

HARRISBURG - The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., May 22, that there are 866 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 66,258. All 67 counties in Pennsylvania have cases of COVID-19. Lycoming County has had 155 positive cases to ...

Levine: Over half of COVID-19 patients have recovered

Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine announced on Friday evening over half of those diagnosed with COVID-19 since the outbreak first began have recovered. “We have new data to report that 57 percent of these cases have recovered from the virus,” Levine said during a press conference at 4 ...

Lycoming County three new COVID-19 cases

HARRISBURG - The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., May 21, that there are 980 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 65,392. All 67 counties in Pennsylvania have cases of COVID-19. Lycoming County has had 152 positive cases to ...

Community prayer planned at ManorCare-Jersey Shore tonight

JERSEY SHORE – Members of the community have planned a community prayer and worship circle event at ManorCare-Jersey Shore. They are inviting everyone to come safely circle the building and pray for the residents, staff and families today at 7 p.m. ManorCare has been hit hard by the ...

Lycoming County DA will not act against reopening businesses

The Lycoming County District Attorney’s office will no longer prosecute or investigate any businesses or owners who chose to reopen, according to a news release Wednesday. An “uptick” in narcotic activity and violent crime requires the office to diverge from enforcing Gov. Tom Wolf’s ...

Muncy School District looks at no-tax-hike budget

MUNCY — Citing the optics of increasing real estate taxes in a year when many people are out of work, the Muncy School Board unanimously approved the 2020-21 proposed final budget with no real estate tax increase. If given final approval next month, the budget will maintain the current tax ...

Everett angered by lack of response from state on nursing-facility deaths

JERSEY SHORE — Two more patients from ManorCare-Jersey Shore have died from the coronavirus. That brings the death total of patients from the nursing facility to 14, according to Lycoming County Coroner Charles E. Kiessling Jr. “I have had 15 COVID-19 deaths from nursing homes that were ...

Woman stabbed in Loyalsock Township

A 59-year-old woman was stabbed in the neck at 7 p.m. Sunday at a convenience store on 1810 Northway Road, according to police scanners. The assailant, a black male wearing a white mask was last reported to have fled on foot along Northway Road towards Loyalsock Township High School. Although ...

Lycoming County two new COVID-19 cases

Harrisburg, PA - The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., May 18, that there are 822 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 63,056. All 67 counties in Pennsylvania have cases of COVID-19. Lycoming County has had 149 positive cases ...

Lycoming County one new COVID-19 case

Harrisburg, PA - The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., May 17, that there are 623 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 62,234. All 67 counties in Pennsylvania have cases of COVID-19. Lycoming County has had 147 positive cases ...

Harry E. Wagner

Harry E. Wagner, 81, of Erie, passed away on Wednesday, May 13, 2020, at Forestview Nursing Home. He was born in Williamsport, on Oct. 27, 1938, a son to the late John Wesley and Luva (Moore) Wagner. Harry met and married his wife, Sarah Frances Myhoffer, on May 21, 1957. They have been ...

Lycoming County five new COVID-19 cases

The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., May 16, that there are 989 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 61,611. Lycoming County has had 146 positive cases and 11 deaths to date, Clinton 43 cases, Sullivan two cases and Tioga 16 ...

Lycoming County two new COVID-19 cases

HARRISBURG -Today the state department of health is reporting that there are 986 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 60,622 Lycoming County has had 141 positive cases and ten deaths to date, Clinton 43 cases, Sullivan two cases and Tioga 16 cases and two ...

Some PA counties undeterred by Wolf’s threat; others back down

By MARC LEVY and MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Two days after Gov. Tom Wolf lambasted them as "cowardly" and vowed to withhold funding, several Pennsylvania counties signaled Wednesday they are moving ahead with plans to defy him by lifting some pandemic ...

Lycoming County no new COVID-19 cases today

HARRISBURG -Today the state department of health is reporting 59,636 positive COVID-19 cases to date, an increase of 938 cases since Wednesday. Lycoming County has had 139 positive cases and ten deaths to date, Clinton 43 cases, Sullivan one case and Tioga 16 cases and two deaths. There were ...

Lycoming County seven new COVID-19 cases

HARRISBURG -he Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., May 13, that there are 707 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 58,698. Lycoming County has had 139 positive cases and nine deaths to date, up seven positive cases from Monday; ...

Williamsport expects up to $2.8 million shortfall in revenue

Williamsport is deep in the financial hole due to COVID-19, officials say. City Council is expected to tackle the financial drain the virus and other factors have taken on the city coffers. “It is a $2.7 million shortfall,” said City Councilwoman Liz Miele, finance committee chair, ...

Lycoming County extends tax payment deadline

Lycoming County commissioners approved a resolution to move back the county property tax payment deadline from June 30 to Aug. 31. The City of Williamsport was the first municipality in the county to take such action. Less than a week ago, DuBoistown Borough Council unanimously approved a ...