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Pa. GOP Lawmakers Want More Power Over Governor

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A proposed constitutional amendment is the result of long-festering resentment by Republicans against Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf over his actions to control the coronavirus pandemic.

Year in Review: The 20 Most-Read Stories of 2020 on Saucon Source

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In terms of local news, 2020 has been unprecedented. And from the COVID-19 pandemic to Black Lives Matters protests and related controversies; from deadly flash flooding to the turmoil of a historic presidential election, Saucon Source has been there not only to cover the news, but also to contextualize it for our readers.

St. Luke’s Vaccinates 2K Health Care Workers Over Weekend

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With 5,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses safely tucked away at -70 degrees Farenheit, St. Luke’s University Health Network worked with urgency and diligence to vaccinate an estimated 2,000 health care workers through the weekend while preparing for an even larger shipment of vaccines this week.

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Local Need for Convalescent Plasma Increases as Virus Cases Rise

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Miller-Keystone Blood Center announced Monday that it has nearly exhausted its supply of convalescent plasma, which is the antibody-rich plasma used to treat critically ill COVID-19 patients. The regional blood bank is urging those who are recovering from the novel coronavirus to donate their convalescent plasma to help others.

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St. Luke’s Prepared to Receive COVID-19 Vaccine This Week

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St. Luke’s University Health Network will be among the initial group of hospitals in Pennsylvania to receive the recently-approved and much-anticipated COVID-19 vaccine in Phase 1a of the nationwide effort to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.