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Coronavirus: Reports & Resources

Listen and read the latest WLVR News Radio Reports. Every day, we update the community on the news on coronavirus in the Lehigh Valley and across the state of Pennsylvania. Tune in to WLVR 91.3 FM every day to hear the news on air.

Some people in the LGBTQ community have had questions about whether it’s safe for them to get the COVID-19 vaccine, even if they are on Read more
The Lehigh Valley’s high school graduation season is in full swing. And the class of 2021 is bidding goodbye to their masks and a challenging Read more
As the pandemic battered healthcare workers on the frontline, a group of retired nurses from Lehigh Valley Health Network jumped in to lend a hand. Read more
Summer concerts were cancelled last year due to COVID but now some of Allentown's “big bands” have returned. Read more
It’s been a somewhat rocky launch of the state’s new unemployment system launched on June 8. Read more
Pennsylvania’s new unemployment claims system launched June 8, replacing a 40-year-old infrastructure. Read more
Some inmates in Lehigh Valley jails will be able to visit loved ones in person after more than a year of COVID-19 lockdowns in Lehigh Read more
The Wolf Administration has provided guidance for children under the age of 12, who are not yet eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Read more
The Kellyn Foundation’s Mobile Market will set up Wednesday afternoons through the summer. Read more
Bethlehem-based OraSure Technologies has received emergency approval from the Food and Drug Administration for its long-awaited at-home coronavirus testing kits. Read more

The WLVR News and PBS39 team are proud to present Community Update on Coronavirus. This informational call-in show will return on Wednesday, December 16.

Watch live at 4 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays on PBS39. Listen to the program at 9:30 p.m. on 91.3 WLVR News on Mondays, Wednesday and Fridays.

Submit your questions for the show.

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Hotlines for screening and determination if you need a coronavirus test:

  • Lehigh Valley Health Network: 1-888-402-LVHN and ask for MyLVHNRN to be screened. To schedule an e-visit use your MyLVHN app or visit MyLVHN.org.
  • St. Luke’s University Health Network : 1-866-785-8537, option 7 or email coronavirus@sluhn.org. Please do not go to an ER or emergi-center until you have called one of the hotlines.

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