Gov. Wolf Announces 10 More Testing Sites in Areas with Limited Access

first_img Press Release,  Public Health Governor Tom Wolf announced today that beginning Wednesday, June 17, nine more COVID-19 drive-thru testing sites will open in Walmart parking lots across the state, bringing the total to 19 sites at Walmart locations. Quest Diagnostics and Walmart are working with the department to provide no-cost testing for residents living in areas where there are fewer testing sites. Another testing site has also been added in Venango County, which previously had only one site, bringing the total of new testing sites to 10.“We continue to add testing sites in locations that are convenient for Pennsylvanians and increase the state’s testing capabilities,” Gov. Wolf said. “We do not want any Pennsylvanian in need of a test to have difficulty finding a location close to home for a free test.”“We appreciate the hard work done by health systems, pharmacies, Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs), medical clinics and other entities that are providing testing for COVID-19 across Pennsylvania,” Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine said. “When we established our testing strategy, we wanted testing to be accessible, available and adaptable and we are working to meet that challenge. Anyone who believes they have symptoms of COVID-19 can get tested today in Pennsylvania.”Beginning June 17 these sites will be open on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. to test up to 50 registered patients daily. Registration is required one day in advance. There is no COVID-19 testing inside Walmart stores or Quest Diagnostics Patient Service Centers.The testing sites that will open on Wednesday include:Walmart Supercenter parking lot, 1887 Elmira St, Sayre, PAWalmart Supercenter parking lot, 1665 N Atherton St, State College, PAWalmart Supercenter parking lot, 108 Washington Towne Blvd N, Edinboro, PAWalmart Supercenter parking lot, 2501 W State St, New Castle, PAWalmart Supercenter parking lot, 1566 W Main Street Ext, Grove City, PAWalmart Supercenter parking lot, 9300 State Route 61, Coal Township, PAWalmart Supercenter parking lot, 980 N Susquehanna Trail, Selinsgrove, PAWalmart Supercenter parking lot, 120 AJK Blvd, Lewisburg, PAWalmart Supercenter parking lot, 1169 South Main St, Mansfield, PA“After testing, you are required to return home and self-isolate,” Dr. Levine said. “If symptoms develop or worsen while you are waiting for your test results, talk to your doctor. If you experience a medical emergency, please seek immediate care.”Registrants will be notified of a testing location within a 50-mile radius of them with available appointment times. Patients schedule an appointment time, print a voucher and bring the voucher to the location with them to their appointment. Patients will receive an email with their test results within 24-48 hours, and physicians will call any patient who has a positive test result.In addition to these testing sites, UPMC Northwest opened a COVID-19 testing site in Venango County, where there is currently only one other testing site. The new site is located at 1671 Allegheny Blvd, Reno, PA, and is open each week, Tuesday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. by appointment only. To schedule an appointment at this location, call 1-833-559-7680.Through the work of a number of entities, testing is accessible for Pennsylvanians. As Rite Aid, CVS, Patient First, Walmart and others offer testing for symptomatic and asymptomatic individuals, it has further allowed for Pennsylvanians to get tested close to home. Adding these locations to those already offered by hospitals, health systems, FQHCs, health clinics and other locations significantly expands the testing network in the state.More information about these testing sites and others, including a map of the sites available in Pennsylvania, are listed on the department’s website.The department’s testing plan has remained adaptable. This includes the efforts to ensure everyone in a long-term care facility can be tested, work to ensure counties that currently do not have testing locations can receive them, and other efforts based on the latest data and science surrounding COVID-19.Symptoms of COVID-19 can include:FeverCoughShortness of breath or difficulty breathingDiarrheaChillsRepeating shaking with chillsMuscle painHeadacheSore throatNew loss of taste or smell.Symptoms may appear in as few as two days or as long as 14 days after exposure. Reported illnesses have ranged from people with little to no symptoms to people being severely ill and dying.As of 12:00 a.m., June 14, there were 78,798 positive cases of COVID-19 statewide in 67 counties and 6,215 confirmed deaths. Most of the patients hospitalized are 65 or older, and most of the deaths have occurred in patients 65 and older. More data is available here.For the latest information for individuals, families, businesses and schools, visit “Responding to COVID-19” on Wolf Administration stresses the role Pennsylvanians play in helping to reduce the spread of COVID-19:Wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds or use hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available.Cover any coughs or sneezes with your elbow, not your hands.Clean surfaces frequently.Stay home to avoid spreading COVID-19, especially if you are unwell.If you must go out for a life-sustaining reason, please wear a mask.Updated Coronavirus Links: Press Releases, State Lab Photos, GraphicsDaily COVID-19 ReportPress releases regarding coronavirusLatest information on the coronavirusPhotos of the state’s lab in Exton (for download and use)Coronavirus and preparedness graphics (located at the bottom of the page)Community preparedness and procedures materialsMap with the number of COVID-19 casesAll Pennsylvania residents are encouraged to sign up for AlertPA, a text notification system for health, weather, and other important alerts like COVID-19 updates from commonwealth agencies. Residents can sign up online at esta página en español. June 15, 2020 SHARE Email Facebook Twittercenter_img Gov. Wolf Announces 10 More Testing Sites in Areas with Limited Accesslast_img read more

Cricket News India vs New Zealand, 3rd ODI highlights: Kohli’s side win series in style, thrash hosts by seven wickets

first_img Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Tom Latham clobbers Yuzvendra Chahal for a six to near his 13th fifty. New Zealand are building a solid partnership and the charge is on. Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 07:59 (IST) No hat-trick of fifties from Shikhar Dhawan. He pokes at a back of a length ball from Boult as he edges to Ross Taylor at slip. Much-needed wicket for New Zealand. Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli are building a solid partnership. The required run-rate is just hovering over five. 07:11 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In India have finally done it. They win by seven wickets and win a series in New Zealand for the first time since 2009. Well done, Kohli and side.  Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Rohit Sharma hits his 39th fifty and second consecutive in the tour. His fine form continues and New Zealand are starting to get deflated. Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 10:28 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Virat Kohli drops a simple catch as Ish Sodhi and Doug Bracewell make good progress. Can India restrict New Zealand to under 250? Ambati Rayudu and Dinesh Karthik are getting India closer to a win in Bay Oval. This has been yet another dominant performance. Kohli slams a boundary off Sodhi and the partnership has gone past fifty. New Zealand struggling to contain this stand. Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Ever since the wicket of Shikhar Dhawan, India’s scoring rate has dipped. However, Rohit and Kohli can afford to take their time and build the innings. 08:11 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 11:19 (IST) 09:30 (IST) 11:59 (IST) 09:58 (IST) 13:08 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 10:39 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 12:31 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Rohit Sharma is nearing a fifty while Virat Kohli is also looking in good touch. India are still making good progress and the required rate is over 4.5. 10:59 (IST) 12:44 (IST) Brilliant catch from Hardik Pandya. Flighted ball from Chahal and Williamson dances down the track to whip it to mid wicket, but Pandya dives to his left to take a brilliant catch. Superb fielding. 12:22 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 12:58 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 15:06 (IST) 10:12 (IST) Kane Williamson, New Zealand skipper: They are teaching us a lesson. There are improvements today and we want to appreciate some of the lessons we have learnt from their side. The consistency about their plans and the way they forced some mistakes I guess we gotta be better than that. The margins are large in white cricket but it does require a lot of improvement. 15:08 (IST) 13:56 (IST) WICKET! Hardik Pandya gets another wicket and New Zealand are losing momentum in the death overs. Short ball on leg stump and Nicholls gloves the pull to Dinesh Karthik who takes the catch. Latham dances down the track and slogs a flighted ball to deep midwicket but the timing is not right and he holes out to Ambati Rayudu. The partnership is broken. Virat Kohli, Indian skipper: Three clinical games for us. Couldn’t have asked for a better performance after the first two clinical games. The relentlessness of the side is something that really pleases me. It’s been a very hectic Australian tour and now I go on a break very happy 3-0 up sealing the series. I can relax and enjoy my break. Someday someone has to take your place and that’s how the game goes. Shubman is a very exciting talent and I saw him bat in the nets and I was like wow I was not even ten percent of that when I was 19. 07:40 (IST) 14:26 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked Incenter_img 15:01 (IST) Virat Kohli hit his 49th fifty as India are in cruise control now. New Zealand are running out of ideas and the game is running away quickly from Kane Williamson’s side. Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 07:35 (IST) 07:51 (IST) New Zealand are struggling to increase the run-rate as the pitch becomes incredibly sluggish to bat on. Batting will not be easy on this total. Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In New Delhi: Fifties from Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma, combined with an all-round performance from the Indian cricket team bowlers gave them a seven-wicket win in the third ODI at Bay Oval. With this win, India have won a series in New Zealand for the first time since 2009 and they have exracted revenge for their 0-4 series loss in 2014. Earlier, New Zealand chose to bat in Mount Maunganui and once again the openers fell cheaply to Mohammed Shami and Bhuvneshwar Kumar. Ross Taylor looked to rebuild and he shared a 119-run stand with Tom Latham, who scored his 13th fifty. However, the hosts stumbled their way in the death overs losing too many wickets. Taylor missed out on his century as he was snapped up by Mohammed Shami and he ended with three wickets. New Zealand failed to bat out the full 50 overs again and India bowled them out for 243, which was not enough on this wicket. (SCORECARD) 13:36 (IST) Tom Latham scores his 13th ODI fifty and the partnership is hurting India. They need a wicket quickly. Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 10:19 (IST) New Zealand have been bowled out for 243 in the 49th over. Ross Taylor the star with 93 but Mohammed Shami the star with 3/41. Middling total one feels on this wicket.  New Zealand continue to strive hard for a wicket but Ambati Rayudu has started off well. Dinesh Karthik drops Colin Munro off Shami but the bowler still has the last laugh. Pitched up again and moving away slightly, Munro goes for the drive and the edge is taken at first slip by Rohit Sharma. Once again, New Zealand start poorly.  Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Bhuvneshwar Kumar opens the bowling along with Mohammed Shami and Colin Munro gets going with a lofted boundary off Shami. 09:04 (IST) Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma have started off well. The left-hander, in particular, is looking in great touch again. Taylor has been joined by Tom Latham but both are struggling to get going. The Indian bowlers are maintaining a tight leash. Ross Taylor will not get a century as he looks to steer a length ball close to the off stump but he gets an edge to Karthik. The batsman opts for the review but replays show a mark on Hot Spot. Fine innings from Taylor ends. 07:09 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 08:29 (IST) A warm welcome to the third ODI between India and New Zealand from the Bay Oval. A win for India will give them a series win for the first time sicne 2009 while New Zealand will be determined to keep the series win. Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Williamson gets going with a couple of boundaries and the New Zealand skipper is looking in great touch. 14:07 (IST) WICKET! New Zealand are not driving well. Full ball angled in outside off and it holds it’s line, Guptill goes for the drive and the edge is taken by DK. New Zealand in trouble in the powerplay Hardik Pandya gets his second wicket as Santner toe-ends a cut shot to Dinesh Karthik. He is having a good comeback so far. Mohammed Shami, Man of the Match: It’s really difficult to bowl against the wind. One comes with the wind and the other is against the wind. It is difficult but not too hard. Bhuvi at the other end was also a great help.  08:44 (IST) Ross Taylor scores his 46th ODI fifty and gets it in style by slamming two boundaries off Kedar Jadhav. He missed out in his first two ODIs but he is determined to make amends. Williamson and Taylor are slowly rebuilding for New Zealand as Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal operate in tandem. Hardik Pandya is nown into the attack. 10:15 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In For all the Latest Sports News News, Cricket News News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps. Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Here are the playing XIs of both the sidesIndia: Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli(c), Ambati Rayudu, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik(w), Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Yuzvendra ChahalNew Zealand: Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Kane Williamson(c), Ross Taylor, Tom Latham(w), Henry Nicholls, Mitchell Santner, Doug Bracewell, Ish Sodhi, Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult Guptill breaks the shackles in style as he whips a full ball from Bhuvneshwar into the grass banks at deep mid wicket and then pummels a pull short to wide long on to get going. Virat Kohli falls for 60 as he drives without moving his feet to cover point where Nicholls takes the catch. New Zealand are fighting but it might be a bit too late. Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 11:11 (IST) 13:17 (IST) New Zealand have won the toss and they have replaced Colin de Grandhomme with Mitchell Santner. However, India have been dealt a major blow with MS Dhoni out of the game due to a hamstring injury. Hardik Pandya has returned to the side in place of Vijay Shankar. 06:51 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 15:07 (IST)last_img read more

Rey Mysterio to get another WWE Universal Championship title shot?

first_img COMMENT WATCH US LIVE First Published: 3rd October, 2019 19:45 IST SUBSCRIBE TO US Seth Rollins to face Bray Wyatt inside the CellBray Wyatt (The Fiend) will meet Seth Rollins at the Hell In A Cell pay-per-view for the WWE Universal Championship which will be taking place at Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, California on October 6. Heading into the event, Wyatt has succeeded in intimidating Rollins in the last two episodes of Raw. This rivalry started after Seth Rollins was attacked by The Fiend after he had successfully retained his title against Braun Strowman at the Clash of Champions. There will be no way out for Seth Rollins and the only way that he can prolong his title reign as well as get rid of his biggest nightmare is either by pinfall or submission. READ | WWE Hell In a Cell: Will Seth Rollins slay ‘The Fiend’ Bray Wyatt?READ | WWE Crown Jewel 2019: Team Hogan to square off against Team Flair Karthik Nair FOLLOW US Last Updated: 3rd October, 2019 19:45 IST Rey Mysterio To Get Another WWE Universal Championship Title Shot? Rey Mysterio was set to meet Seth Rollins for the WWE Universal Championship on Raw. However, a brutal assault from Brock Lesnar left him unable to compete LIVE TV Rey Mysterio has been one of the most athletic superstars and amongst the best in-ring performers as well who is known for his athleticism. Coming to his title reign, the ‘Master of the 619’ has won three world titles in WWE. His first World Heavyweight Championship win back at Wrestlemania 22 in 2006 has been his longest title reign in the company. Rey Mysterio would then go on to win the gold once again in 2010 but his reign did not last long. The following year, Mysterio won his first and only WWE Championship but lost the title to John Cena on the very same night. Eight years later, Rey once again got the opportunity to win a major title as he was about to face Seth Rollins for the WWE Universal Championship this past week on Raw before his hopes were dashed.READ | WWE: Here are draft predictions for SmackDown Live and RAW for 2019Brock Lesnar decimates Rey MysterioRey Mysterio had come out to address the crowd before his title match against Seth Rollins. However, he was in for a big surprise when Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman showed up as well. Lesnar entered the ring and snatched the mic from Mysterio. This did not go down well with Rey and he snatched the mic Heyman to confront them. A furious Lesnar then picked up Mysterio and delivered an F-5. The ‘Beast Incarnate’ did not stop there as he delivered another F-5 to ‘The Giant Killer’. An enraged Lesnar then went towards Rey Mysterio’s son Dominic who was seated in the crowd. The Beast then assaulted Dominic. He left the ring only to come back and attack both father and son once again. After Lesnar’s brutal attack, it was revealed that Rey Mysterio was not fit to compete against Seth Rollins and as per reports their title match has been put on hold but there is no official confirmation regarding when the match will take place. Meanwhile, if sources are to be trusted then the Universal Champion Seth Rollins himself has promised that Mysterio will still get his title shot when he is fit to compete. Nonetheless, Seth Rollins will first have to get the better of ‘The Fiend’ at Hell In A Cell for giving Rey Mysterio his much-deserved title shot. Brock Lesnar, on the other hand, will face Kofi Kingston for the WWE Championship this week on the 20th anniversary of Smackdown. READ | WWE: Here are draft predictions for SmackDown Live and RAW for 2019Here’s the video of Brock Lesnar manhandling Rey Mysterio and his son Dominic: Written Bylast_img read more