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What to we know about COVID-19 now and what can we expect in the future?

With a new omicron subvariant on the scene the present and future of COVID-19 may look a little different.

By Aniya Faulcon

Doug Mastriano pushes baseless claim about Pa. COVID-19 nursing home deaths

Pennsylvania’s Republican nominee for governor, Doug Mastriano, often makes the baseless allegation that Gov. Tom Wolf’s policy of readmitting COVID-19 patients from hospitals to nursing homes caused thousands of deaths. It’s a claim for which no investigator or researcher has provided any evidence.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

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Kids under 5 could get the COVID-19 vaccine at the end of June. Here’s what you need to know

The wait for a COVID-19 vaccine has been long for the parents of infants and toddlers. But they likely won’t have to wait much longer.

By Zoë Read/WHYY

Governor Tom Wolf pitches using federal COVID-19 aid to give cash assistance to families in need

Gov. Tom Wolf wants to use $500 million of the $2.2 billion in money the state received from the American Rescue Plan to give residents $2,000 checks.

By Chris Potter/WESA

COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations are rising in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania is seeing an upswing in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations, likely due to several factors

By Anne Danahy