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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response and Resources
Here's the latest information you need to know about the coronavirus (COVID-19) and its effects on the Indiana County area.
- A map of COVID-19 cases in Pennsylvania
- Students, instructors rise to meet demand by making medical masks
- UPMC testing vaccine for coronavirus
- Foundation reaching out for donations at IRMC
- ROUNDUP: AG, First Commonwealth team up for consumer relief
- Pittman proposes extra funding for first responders
- Distillery in Homer City transitions to making hand sanitizer
- 10 ways to stay active during the COVID-19 pandemic
- Learn how to cope with stress from coronavirus
- ROUNDUP: Roadwork would restart under Turzai's proposal
- Pa. adjusts dental restrictions amid coronavirus
- Steps to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 if you are sick
- Aid for Small Businesses
- Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and you
- Accessing Your Necessary Medications During the COVID-19 Pandemic (PDF)
- Supervisors declare state of emergency
- Pharmacies report spike in demand
- ROUNDUP: IASD adds meal distribution site; assistance available
- First case of COVID-19 confirmed in Indiana County
- Disruptions, cancellations continue
- Directors weigh learning options during shutdown
- Cancellations, closures continue to mount locally
- Woman makes masks to aid health workers
- Amid mandatory shutdown, floral shop owner spreads cheer
- Businesses close, adapt to changes
- IndiGO announces changes to public transportation schedule
- Grieving families face new hurdle in planning loved ones' funerals
- IRMC annouces more changes to visitation policy
- Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19 (35 pages, PDF)
- Cancellations, postponements continue to mount
- County courthouse closes to visitors
- Governor orders thousands of businesses to shut down over virus
- Indiana County court closing order (PDF)
- Governor's Closing Order, March 19 (PDF)
- State Health Department order, March 19 (PDF)
- Governor's list of life-sustaining businesses (PDF)
- State court closing order, March 18
- As care homes restrict visitors, couple finds way to be together
- Roundup: Disruptions from virus continue
- Gazette adapts to viral outbreak
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Jesus was walking into a lion’s den. The disciples knew the Pharisees were just waiting for a chance to get rid of Him. They’d witnessed the many times the Pharisees had tried to trap Jesus. And they’d heard the words of warning Jesus had given them twice before: That He would suffer terrible things when He went to Jerusalem, be rejected by the religious powers that be, and be killed. And He’d rise from the dead. Read more
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Charges are planned against two people accused in separate incidents of purposely coughing on a fast-food restaurant worker and staff members at a doctor's office while saying they have the coronavirus, state police in western Pennsylvania said.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The 18-year-old man arrested in the slayings of a University of Wiscons…
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida appellate court upheld a lower court's ruling that a …
HARRISBURG -- Indiana County has 13 diagnosed cases of COVID-19 as of today, according to the newest state figures. Read more
A couple hours dedicated to ensuring the preparedness of boat and trailer is a wise investment in time, one likely to pay dividends in hassle-free sport throughout the season. With COVID 19 concerns likely delaying the start of your fishing season, now’s a good time to give your rig some attention.
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The year 1940 was, in general, a pretty lousy one, what with World War II and all. But it was a great one in comics, with roughly a jillion new superheroes debuting from roughly a jillion publishers, thanks to the popularity of a certain Man of Steel.
Hipster Whale knows how to refresh a classic formula. The team’s best-known work is “Crossy Road,” a new spin on “Frogger.” For the franchise follow-up, the team tackles another genre — the platformer.
You've no doubt heard Aesop's famous fables a few times: The story of the tortoise and the hare, which teaches us that "slow and steady wins the race," or the tale of the boy who cried wolf, which advises against lying for fear that no one will believe you even when you tell the truth. But d…
In James Rollins’ latest installment of the Sigma Force series, the force must solve a riddle going back centuries in order to save the modern world.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Patricia Bosworth, an actress who once starred alongside Audrey Hepburn and later wrote biographies on several stars including Marlon Brando and Montgomery Clift, has died due to the coronavirus. She was 86.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Walt Disney Co. on Friday overhauled its release schedule by moving the dates of half a dozen Marvel movies, announcing a new one for the live-action adaption of “Mulan” and pushing one movie, “Artemis Fowl,” to Disney Plus, in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Bill Withers, who wrote and sang a string of soulful songs in the 1970s that have stood the test of time, including “ Lean on Me, ” “Lovely Day” and “Ain’t No Sunshine,” has died from heart complications, his family said in a statement to The Associated Press. He was 81.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Ellis Marsalis Jr., the jazz pianist, teacher and patriarch of a New Orleans musical clan, died late Wednesday from pneumonia brought on by the new coronavirus, leaving six sons and a deep legacy. He was 85.
NEW YORK (AP) — The midst of a global pandemic might seem like an odd time to launch a radio channel devoted to female comedians, but executives at SiriusXM believe that it's precisely the right time.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — There are cooking shows hosted by celebrities, some of whom may know a fricassee from a frittata, and shows that feature arrogant chefs and bad cooks. There’s an upcoming digital series in which blindfolded chefs get smacked in the face with a dish and compete to identify …
Emmy and Grammy-winning musician and songwriter Adam Schlesinger, known for his work with his band Fountains of Wayne and on the TV show “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend,” died Wednesday after contracting the coronavirus.
NEW YORK (AP) — Elmo, Rooster and Cookie Monster are doing their part to help keep kids safe as the coronavirus pandemic grinds on.
NEW YORK (AP) — As a young woman growing up in the 1980s and '90s in New York City’s Hell’s Kitchen — “the name was exactly accurate for what it looked like, what it felt like,” as Alicia Keys recalls it — the budding musician born Alicia Cook would purposely wear baggy clothing and Timberla…
Feeling beaten down by the news? Why not watch a documentary on gerrymandering to cheer you up?
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A painting by Dutch master Vincent van Gogh was stolen in an overnight smash-and-grab raid on a museum that was closed to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, police and the museum said Monday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Sony Pictures on Monday cleared out its summer calendar due to the coronavirus, postponing the releases of Jason Reitman's “Ghostbusters: Afterlife” and the Marvel movie “Morbius” to 2021.
NEW YORK (AP) — Billie Eilish, Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys and Dave Grohl opened their doors — literally — as the musicians performed from their homes for an hour-long benefit concert to raise money for those affected by the coronavirus crisis.
NEW YORK (AP) — Country singer Joe Diffie, who had a string of hits in the 1990s with chart-topping ballads and honky-tonk singles like “Home” and “Pickup Man,” has died after testing positive for COVID-19. He was 61.
The comics-based movie "Bloodshot" began screening at theaters nationwide March 13, and it's remarkable. Not the movie, necessarily, though it might be. What's surprising is the fact that local theaters are screening anything at all.