COVID-19

A Centralized Resource of COVID-19 information for News Media Companies in Pennsylvania

COVID-19 in PennsylvaniaTo help you and your news media organization navigate through the unchartered waters related to COVID-19­­­­­, the Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association is providing a centralized resource for information. Our goal is to serve as a clearinghouse of information that is of benefit to all of our members.

During these turbulent and uncertain times, PNA remains committed to providing the resources and services you need to manage your news media organization effectively. Please let us know how we can be of assistance to you, and above all, stay safe and well.

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Legal Hotline: Sunshine Act – Right to Object

Q: A local agency is utilizing advanced communication technology to hold virtual public meetings during the COVID-19 disaster declaration. The board does not allow the public to submit comments during the meeting…

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Member Alert: Media included in PA priority vaccine distribution

The Pennsylvania Department of Health (DOH) has announced that they have adopted the Center for Disease Control’s (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendations on the prioritization of vaccine distribution. “Media” is…

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PNA Article – Spiritually Remote

Complimentary “Spirituality in Pennsylvania” Article for PNA Members The Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications at Penn State, in conjunction with the Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association (PNA), has provided an article on how…

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UNITED WITH YOU – HEALTHCARE AD CAMPAIGN

As we celebrate the holiday season, Pennsylvania newspapers and healthcare associations across the commonwealth are united in asking everyone to do their part to help stop the spread of COVID-19. Together our…

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Little Book of Coronavirus Coverage

Since March, the coronavirus has impacted the lives of PNA members and their businesses. At the beginning of the lockdown, severe advertising revenue declines, staff layoffs and reduced printing days were common….

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Promotional Spotlight: WITF

WITF ‘To the Moon & Back’ walking challenge promotes pandemic wellness efforts in the community When the COVID-19 pandemic began and the ensuing Pennsylvania lockdown was in full effect, Heather Woolridge, director…

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Promotional Spotlight Special Edition: Fair Retrospectives

Fair Retrospectives offers memories, support in the face of modifications, cancellations The COVID-19 pandemic changed many community events in the spring and summer of 2020, and those changes are continuing into the…

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Promotional Spotlight Special Edition: Central Penn Business Journal

Central Penn Business Journal helps businesses in the community Bounce Back As counties across the commonwealth entered the Yellow and Green Phases during the COVID-19 pandemic, news organizations looked for programs that…

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Promotional Spotlight Special Edition: Pocono Record

Pocono Record joins fellow Gannett papers to launch Rebuilding America campaign On May 31, 2020, the Pocono Record was one of 260 daily papers in the Gannett newspaper family to launch the…

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Promotional Spotlight Special Edition: Chestnut Hill Local

We’re not in Kansas Anymore Written by John Derr Publisher, Chestnut Hill Local In The Wizard of Oz, when the clouds darkened and the wind kicked up and the big storm came,…

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