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UPDATE: Gov. Wolf tests negative for COVID-19

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has received his second negative COVID-19 test on Thursday evening.

Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf tests positive for COVID-19

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf said today, Dec. 9, in a written announcement that he has tested positive for COVID-19. “During a routine test yesterday, I tested positive for COVID-19. I have no symptoms and am feeling well,” Wolf said in…

Absentee and Mail-in Ballots

Gov. Tom Wolf signed the Senate bill on March 27 to postpone the Pennsylvania primary election five weeks from April 28 to June 2 due to COVID-19 outbreaks. Voters now have the alternative to voting by mail-in ballot instead of…

Gov. Wolf issues stay at home order to counties most affected by COVID-19, closes schools for an additional two weeks

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has issued a stay at home order for Allegheny, Bucks, Chester, Monroe, Montgomery and Delaware counties, as well as the city of Philadelphia. The order is effective as of Monday, March 23 at 8 p.m. Wolf…

Pennsylvania closes all schools for two weeks

Governor Tom Wolf announced on Friday that all schools in the state will be closed for the next two weeks to slow the spread of COVID-19 novel coronavirus. Eligible schools are being allowed by the Pennsylvania Department of Education to…

Pennsylvania State Senator Arrested on Child Pornography Charges

Sen. Michael Folmer was arrested and resigned Wednesday, Sept. 18, over child pornography charges.   The 63-year-old Republican became the subject of an investigation late 2017, after child pornography was downloaded from the social media website Tumblr. The National Center for…

Why Vote?

With the Midterm Election for Pennsylvania quickly approaching, the pressure to register to vote is being felt more than ever, especially because to vote in Pennsylvania, one has to be registered up to a month before the election date. And…

APSCUF, PASSHE Clash on Twitter

As of 5 a.m. this morning, APSCUF, the governing body of Pa. state university faculty, has been on strike after multiple failed attempts to settle a new contract with PASSHE, the state school system. The two sides were locked in…

How the Pennsylvania State Budget Could Affect College Students

  At the beginning of every semester, there is a magical day when all things are right in the world. What day may you ask? I am referring to college refund disbursement day. Many students here at Bloomsburg University rely…