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August 11, 2020 - 3:28 pm
The NCAA's Big Ten conference on Tuesday announced the cancellation of 2020 fall sports due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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August 11, 2020 - 8:40 am
The Scranton School board held a special virtual meeting last evening. The board approved the start of the school year to be done by virtual learning but the decision will be reviewed each quarter.
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Jason Barsky
August 10, 2020 - 3:31 pm
The Detroit Free Press is reporting the Big Ten is expected to cancel all 2020 fall sports, including the entire college football season over concerns during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
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Jason Barsky
August 10, 2020 - 1:42 pm
The Pennsylvania Department of Health announced that they are temporarily suspending vaccination requirements for a two-month period, beginning with the first day of school, which includes the beginning of enrollment in an early childhood education program.
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Jason Barsky
August 07, 2020 - 4:29 pm
Friday, the PIAA Board of Directors met to discuss Governor Wolf’s statement recommending that Pennsylvania does not move forward with plans for interscholastic and recreational sports until January 1, 2021.
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Jason Barsky
August 07, 2020 - 4:29 pm
Friday, the PIAA Board of Directors met to discuss Governor Wolf’s statement recommending that Pennsylvania does not move forward with plans for interscholastic and recreational sports until January 1, 2021.
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AP Newsroom
August 06, 2020 - 9:14 pm
Pennsylvania's governor is recommending that youth sports, including high school sports, be put on hold until January to help prevent COVID-19 infection. The office of Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf said Thursday it wasn't a mandate and that school administrators and locally elected school boards will...
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Health worker Ivan Mandujano collects a nasal swab sample from a resident to test for COVID-19, in Xochimilco, Mexico City, Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
AP Newsroom
August 06, 2020 - 8:29 pm
MEXICO CITY — Mexico has jumped above 50,000 dead from the coronavirus with the latest daily report of 819 newly confirmed deaths. The report from the Health Department on Thursday brought the country’s accumulated death toll to 50,517. That is the third-highest death toll in the world, behind only...
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The West High football team held its first contact practice at the school s stadium in Knoxville on Monday, August 3, 2020. Kns West High Football Bp
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WILK NEWSROOM
August 06, 2020 - 5:31 am
Principals from the 25 member Lackawanna Interscholastic Athletic Association voted 24-1 to delay the start due to Covid-19, and 22-3 to do so on a tiered basis according to risk of sport.
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WILK NEWSROOM
August 05, 2020 - 5:23 am
An important meeting is happening today at Dunmore High School. Athletic directors and principals from schools in the Lackwanna Interscholastic Athletic Association will vote on a start date for fall sports.
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