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David Wenner has worked for The Patriot-News/PennLive since 1999 and has won numerous awards for his reporting. He often writes about health care as well as breaking news. He appreciates knowing about any important, troubling or otherwise newsworthy situation in central Pennsylvania. He can be reached at dwenner@pennlive.com or 717-255-8172.

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Doctor accused of prescribing unproven COVID-19 treatments fired by Pa. hospital

A Pennsylvania surgeon has been fired after being accused of prescribing unproven drugs to treat or prevent COVID-19, possibly to people referred to her through social media.

By David Wenner/PennLive

Complaints of Lebanon County restaurant being used as conduit for unproven COVID-19 treatments referred to AG

Christine Mason, who posted videos on Taste of Sicily’s Facebook page in which she described a process for connecting people to a physician who could prescribe medications she referred to as “H” or “I.”

By David Wenner/PennLive

State Supreme Court temporarily reinstates school mask mandate

The court will hear arguments Dec. 8 in order to make a final decision.

By David Wenner/PennLive

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