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Philadelphia to end mask mandate, days after reinstating it

The city had become the first major U.S. city to reinstate its indoor mask mandate, but faced fierce blowback as well as a legal effort to get the mandate thrown out.

By Michael Rubinkam/Associated Press

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Philadelphia reinstates indoor mask mandate

Philadelphia officials announced an indoor mask mandate as COVID-19 cases begin rise.

By Nina Feldman/WHYY

Chester County judge tosses 5 members of West Chester school board over masks

A monthslong dispute over masks in a Chester County school district culminated Tuesday in a judge ordering all five Democrats on the school board to be immediately removed from office.

By Katie Meyer/WHYY and Kenny Cooper/WHYY

I’m immunocompromised. How does a mask protect me if no one else wears one?

States and cities are dropping mask mandates, but what do you do if you’re immunocompromised?

By Emily Rizzo/WHYY