WJFF Radio Catskill and COVID 19 – Keeping You Informed

As your community radio station, WJFF Radio Catskill is working hard to keep listeners like you connected and informed as the effects of the Coronavirus Outbreak are being felt in our area. Stay tuned to Radio Catskill’s broadcasts at 90.5FM and to our web stream at WJFFRadio.org for frequent updates and reliable information from sources you can trust.

New York

NYS Department of Health COVID19  Hotline: 1-888-364-3065

New York State Health Department-Latest Updates

Governor Cuomo’s Daily Press Conference and other official news from the Governor’s Office WJFF Radio Catskill carries it live.

NYS Executive PAUSE order

How New Yorkers Can Help During The COVID-19 Crisis

Guidance on NYS Essential Businesses and Entities

County Information and Guidance

Sullivan County (NY): Public Health Information and Guidance Page also includes links to government departments, tools for businesses, tips for visitors, job listings

Help Feed Sullivan County (food resources, more and how to help)

Delaware County (NY)

Ulster County (NY) 


Pennsylvania Department of Health Hotline: 1-877-PA-HEALTH (1-877-724-3258)

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Guide to Responding to COVID 19

Pennsylvania State Health Department Coronavirus Information

County Information and Guidance

Wayne County (PA) Wayne County, PA Government

Pike County (PA) Pike County, PA Government

Essential and Life Sustaining Businesses

NY and PA have similar but subtly different guidelines on what is and is not an ‘essential’ or ‘life sustaining business. See each state’s guidance below:

NYS Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order PAUSE

PA Governor Wolf’s Guidance on “Life Sustaining Businesses”

Coronavirus Local Updates and Information:

Sullivan County DMV, Clerk’s Office Closed

Sullivan County Treasurer’s Office Closed

Sullivan County Message to Visitors, Weekenders and Second Homeowners

Sullivan County Manager Declares State of Emergency

Federal Government Sources:

Center for Disease Control and Prevention Coronavirus COVID 19 Index of General Information

Situation Summary Page

Medline Plus Coronavirus Testing Information

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

National Library of Medicine

Food & Drug Administration (FDA)

Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA):

State Department Travel Advisories


World Health Organization (WHO)
WHO Question and Answer Page

Scholarly Web Sites:

NIH’s LitCovid (NCBI)

Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases from Johns Hopkins CSSE

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-10) Resources from American Society for Microbiology

Coronavirus Latest News & Resources from The British Medical Journal

Novel Coronavirus Information Center at Elsevier Connect

Coronavirus Research Repository at Elsevier

COVID-19 Collection from Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA)

COVID-19 Resource Centre from The Lancet Medical Journal

Coronaviruses: Outbreak Preparedness and Response, Infection Control and Public Health Policy
Mary Ann Liebert Publications Inc.

Coronavirus Latest from Nature

Coronavirus Articles & Resources from New England Journal of Medicine

Resources on Coronavirus & Related Topics from Oxford University Press

Coronavirus: Research, Commentary and News (Science Magazine Online/American Association for the Advancement of Science(AAAS)

SARS-COV-2 and COVID-19 from SpringerNature

COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus Outbreak from the Wiley Online Library

2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources from LibraryJournal Infodocket

BioCentury Coronavirus Information


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