Local COVID-19 Updates


AUSTIN — Superintendent Kimberly Rees is incredibly happy Austin was able to start school in August as planned, she said during the September school board meeting.

Since 2013, the Tioga/Bradford Housing Authority has partnered with the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank to operate its “Power Pack Backpack” program. The program, which is of no cost to the families, is available to all school-aged children residing within the housing authority family apartme…


AUSTIN — After nearly four months of renovations, the Austin Area School Board along with representatives from McClure Company, conducted a tour of the facility. The project, which was projected to cost $3,398,158, is nearly complete and the contractor advised the facility will be ready to o…

The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed as of midnight, Aug. 19, that there are 570 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 126,149 All 67 counties in Pennsylvania have cases of COVID-19.


The Pennsylvania Department of Health puts out daily reports of how many positive and negative coronavirus cases there are in each county. Included in this report are “confirmed cases” and “probable cases,” and what that actually means can be confusing.

MANSFIELD — As most of its staple events have been postponed, the Mansfield Chamber of Commerce is gearing up to host its main fundraiser of the year, the 32nd annual golf tournament, at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 25 at the Corey Creek Golf Club.

National COVID-19 Updates

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Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and First Lady Pamela Northam have tested positive for COVID-19, the governor's office announced Friday morning.