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The city of Easton has six council seats, three of which are up for grabs in this year’s election. Read more
Along party lines, the Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee passed Senate Bill 119 which requires legislative approval of a program that puts a price Read more
The Lower Macungie Library was one of the few public services with resources prepared for a shift to virtual life in March 2020, at the Read more
Under Pennsylvania’s original vaccine rollout plan, incarcerated people were second in line for the COVID-19 shots, as a vulnerable population. More than half of those Read more
The Allentown Health Bureau’s vaccine clinic at the Allentown Fairgrounds is now open to anyone 18 and over. Read more
Lehigh University officials announced a new president on April 26, and he’s one of their own. Read more
Pennsylvania’s representation in Congress will shrink, according to 2020 census data published on April 26. The state will have 17 seats in the U.S. House. Read more
State Senate Republicans say they will block Gov. Tom Wolf’s appointments to Pennsylvania’s utility regulator unless he stops his effort to have the state join Read more
Pennsylvania’s state college system wants to consolidate six of its 14 universities into two new ones in an effort to save money after years of Read more
In the May 18 primary election, nine Democrats and one Republican are vying for four open seats on City Council, a seven-member legislative body. At Read more
With more people vaccinated every day, it looks like municipal pools, which were shuttered since the start of the pandemic, will be open to help Read more
Kids in Allentown may want to bring an apple to school today, the first day for the city’s new superintendent of schools. Read more
Doors at the Bethlehem Area Public Library have been reopened with safety measures in place. Read more
Many Pennsylvania House Republicans favor following the lead of other GOP-controlled state legislatures in making it harder to cast a ballot. Read more
The Lehigh County District Attorney has released more information about the deadly shooting incident April 21 in Upper Macungie Township. The alleged shooter Za Uk Read more
The shooting at a Wawa in Upper Macungie Township this week may leave some in the Lehigh Valley feeling on edge and scared. An Allentown Read more
In our regular Friday feature, “What You Need to Know,” WLVR’s Brad Klein speaks with News Director Jen Rehill about the week’s top local news. Read more
The COVID-19 vaccine helps to prevent people from getting coronavirus. And the shot has other benefits, too. Read more
Around the world, April 21 is the 51st celebration of Earth Day. But here in Pennsylvania, we have a little something extra to celebrate. Read more
Last September the state launched its own health insurance marketplace as part of the Affordable Care Act. Read more

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