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Saturday, July 4, 2020
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Pa. proactive about coronavirus

By CHRIS REBER in Local News

Pennsylvania currently has no confirmed cases of a new coronavirus first recorded in China, but the state is taking steps to be prepared if it does.

The state’s top health official held a press conference Feb. 26 to discuss the steps being...

LEFT: From left to right: Friends Casey Ehrie, Vivienne Grant, Meredith Kelley and Jaxon McGuckin pause for a photo.


By DOUG GRAVES in School

Early arriving Salisbury Middle School students shivered in the evening chill as they waited for the winter semiformal dance to begin Feb. 21. Others stayed warm waiting with their parents in the line of SUVs and cars in a curbside convoy of...