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HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Thursday announced Venango County reported eight new cases of COVID-19 (four confirmed and four probable) and Clarion County reported four new cases (two confirmed and two probable).

Oil City and Franklin school districts both reported cases of COVID-19 on Thursday.

HARRISBURG — The state Department of Health on Thursday announced Venango County reported eight new cases of COVID-19 (four confirmed and four probable) and Clarion County reported four new cases (two confirmed and two probable).

HARRISBURG - Venango County on Wednesday reported 31 new cases of COVID-19 (23 confirmed and eight probable), according to the state Department of Health.

HARRISBURG — Venango County on Wednesday reported 31 new cases of COVID-19 (23 confirmed and eight probable), according to the state Department of Health.

With COVID-19 cases in the region rapidly increasing, a local doctor is urging people to practice mitigation because the pandemic "isn't going to last forever."

HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Tuesday announced Venango and Clarion counties each reported four new cases of COVID-19 (three confirmed and one probable), and the 2,751 new statewide positive cases reported sets a record single-day total.

HARRISBURG — The state Department of Health on Tuesday announced Venango and Clarion counties each reported four new cases of COVID-19 (three confirmed and one probable), and the 2,751 new statewide positive cases reported sets a record single-day total.

HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Monday announced Venango County reported 11 new cases of COVID-19 (eight confirmed and three probable), Clarion County reported six new confirmed cases and Forest County reported one additional confirmed case.

HARRISBURG — The state Department of Health on Monday announced Venango County reported 11 new cases of COVID-19 (eight confirmed and three probable), Clarion County reported six new confirmed cases and Forest County reported one additional confirmed case.

HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health over the weekend announced the tri-county area reported an increase of 22 COVID-19 cases, along with Clarion County's fourth overall virus-related death, which was reported Saturday.

HARRISBURG — The state Department of Health over the weekend announced the tri-county area reported an increase of 22 COVID-19 cases, along with Clarion County's fourth overall virus-related death, which was reported Saturday.

HARRISBURG–The state Department of Health on Saturday announced Venango County reported eight new cases of COVID-19 (six confirmed and two probable) and Clarion County reported three new confirmed cases, as well as one additional death.

HARRISBURG — The state Department of Health on Friday announced Venango County reported 11 new cases of COVID-19 (eight confirmed and three probable) and Clarion County reported two new confirmed cases.

HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Thursday announced Clarion County reported nine new cases of COVID-19 (six confirmed and three probable) and Venango County reported five new cases (three confirmed and two probable).

HARRISBURG — The state Department of Health on Thursday announced Clarion County reported nine new cases of COVID-19 (six confirmed and three probable) and Venango County reported five new cases (three confirmed and two probable).

HARRISBURG — The state Department of Health on Wednesday announced Venango County reported eight new cases of COVID-19 (seven confirmed and one probable) and Clarion County reported two new probable cases.

HARRISBURG - The state House narrowly failed Tuesday to override last week's veto by Gov. Tom Wolf of a bill that would have let restaurants reopen at full capacity in some circumstances.

HARRISBURG - The Pennsylvania House of Representatives approved legislation Tuesday that would safely allow family members to visit long-term care facilities as essential caregivers.

HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Tuesday announced Venango County reported six new cases of COVID-19 (five confirmed and one probable) and Clarion County reported five new confirmed cases.

HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Tuesday announced Venango County reported six new cases of COVID-19 (five confirmed and one probable) and Clarion County reported five new confirmed cases.

HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Monday announced Venango County reported five new cases of COVID-19 (one confirmed and four probable) and Clarion County reported three new confirmed cases.

HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Monday announced Venango County reported five new cases of COVID-19 (one confirmed and four probable) and Clarion County reported three new confirmed cases.

HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Sunday announced Venango County reported 14 new cases of COVID-19 (seven confirmed and seven probable), Clarion County reported four new cases (two confirmed and two probable) and Forest County reported one new confirmed case over the weekend.

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HARRISBURG -The state Department of Health on Saturday announced Venango County reported seven new cases of COVID-19 (five confirmed and two probable), Clarion County reported three additional cases (one confirmed and two probable) and Forest County reported one new confirmed case.

HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Thursday announced Venango County reported seven new cases of COVID-19 (two confirmed and five probable) and Clarion County reported five new cases (one confirmed and four probable).

HARRISBURG — The state Department of Health on Thursday announced Venango County reported seven new cases of COVID-19 (two confirmed and five probable) and Clarion County reported five new cases (one confirmed and four probable).

CLARION — The Keystone and Allegheny-Clarion Valley school districts have both reported a positive case of COVID-19, resulting in the cancellation of classes and activities at Keystone High School on Thursday, but no cancellations in the A-C Valley district.

HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Wednesday announced Venango County reported 14 new cases of COVID-19 (five confirmed and nine probable) and Clarion County reported one new probable case.

HARRISBURG — The state Department of Health on Wednesday announced Venango County reported 14 new cases of COVID-19 (five confirmed and nine probable) and Clarion County reported one new probable case.

HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Tuesday announced Venango County reported four new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and Clarion County reported one new probable case.

HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Monday announced Venango County reported three new confirmed cases of COVID-19, Clarion County reported two new cases (one confirmed and one probable) and Forest County reported two additional confirmed cases.

HARRISBURG — The state Department of Health on Monday announced Venango County reported three new confirmed cases of COVID-19, Clarion County reported two new cases (one confirmed and one probable) and Forest County reported two additional confirmed cases.

HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Sunday announced Venango County reported nine new cases of COVID-19 (seven confirmed and two probable) and Clarion County reported eight new cases (six confirmed and two probable) over the weekend.

HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Friday announced Clarion County reported four new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and Venango County reported three additional cases (one confirmed and two probable).

TIONESTA - The Forest County commissioners said despite no help from the state, they will continue attempts to bring more rural broadband access to the county.

HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Wednesday announced Forest County has recorded its first COVID-19 death. No further information was available.

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HARRISBURG — The state Department of Health on Wednesday announced Forest County has recorded its first COVID-19 death. No further information was available.

HARRISBURG - The state Department of Health on Monday announced Clarion County reported four additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 and subtracted two probable cases.

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