Positive rate now six times August low of 4.3%; hospitalizations remain high at Good Sam.
In voting down the measure, the panel’s two Democrats said the audit would be duplicative of one already required by law.
The number of new COVID-19 cases over the last 14 days per 100,000 residents is currently at 775 for Lebanon County.
Here are the latest obituaries from around Lebanon County.
Years of financial oversight through Act 47 has prepared cities that were thought to be doomed by the pandemic, while others face cuts and potentially massive tax hikes.
House lawmakers were forced to vote remotely after additional COVID-19 cases were identified in the Capitol, sources said.
Approving the election results was one of numerous actions taken Thursday on a loaded agenda during the Lebanon County Commissioners’ biweekly meeting.
The action comes after outside groups like restaurants and hospitals have for months urged Pennsylvania lawmakers to use more of the relief funds to support them.
Another day of all-time highs for Lebanon County as 14-day new cases per 100k residents and positive rate continue to climb.
A long line of service providers and industries — including restaurant owners — are still seeking coronavirus bailouts, but increasingly fear the cash might go toward the state’s budget.
A resolution tasks a bipartisan committee that holds subpoena power with compiling a report on issues and “inconsistencies,” and hiring a firm to audit the vote.
Positive rate, mortality rate on the rise in Lebanon County.
Pennsylvania law requires county commissioners to set salaries for their own positions, as well as row offices, prior to the commencement of a position’s respective election year.
Sen. Kim Ward, a Republican, is the first woman to become majority leader in the General Assembly’s history, while Democratic Rep. Joanna McClinton will be the first Black woman to lead a caucus.
WellSpan Health announced Monday, Nov. 16 that effective Tuesday, Nov. 17, the healthcare system will temporarily prohibit visitations, save for few exceptions.