Bethlehem Press

Monday, July 13, 2020

What you need to know about COVID-19

Monday, June 8, 2020 by The Press in Local News

Prevention

• 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.

• If you are sick, stay home until you are feeling better.

Symptoms

Watch for symptoms and emergency warning signs:

• Pay attention for potential COVID-19 symptoms, including, fever, cough, and shortness of breath. If you feel like you are developing symptoms, call your doctor.

Voting, healthcare under a review

Monday, June 8, 2020 by DOUGLAS GRAVES in Local News

Lehigh County Commissioners will continue to support Governor Tom Wolf’s opening plans. They refused during an online meeting May 13 to take up a proposal by Republican Commissioner Nathan Brown, who moved a resolution urging commissioners to support State Senator Lisa Boscola’s (D-Northampton-Lehigh County) recent letter to Wolf urging him to move from the coronavirus status Red to Yellow for Lehigh County and the Lehigh Valley.