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Work search requirements for Pennsylvanians collecting unemployment resume July 18. Read more
The number of people lining up for COVID-19 vaccines has slowed to a trickle, while almost half of Pennsylvanians remain unvaccinated and a more contagious Read more
The Child Tax Credit is copart of President Joe Biden’s latest pandemic relief package and it is hitting bank accounts starting July 15. Read more
It's not just athletes from big schools taking advantage of the new laws allowing them to profit from the use of their name, image and Read more
Pennsylvania’s Bureau of Dog Law Enforcement is running out of money. Read more
A new report reveals the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approved the use of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) or “forever chemicals” to frack oil and Read more
Six universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) will combine into two umbrella institutions by next fall. Read more
While many public school districts in Pennsylvania started classes online last year, lots of private schools offered in-person options. Read more
The Breidegam Family Children’s ER, the region's only 24-hour children’s emergency room, opened its doors at LVHN’s Cedar Crest campus on July 13. Read more
Researchers at the University of Missouri argue a commonly used program isn’t the best way to determine how many students face financial hardships. Read more
The fallout from the pandemic for Lehigh Valley high school students is becoming clearer: the number of students who failed the school year has gone Read more
The Lehigh Valley might be one step closer to seeing passenger rail service return with help from President Joe Biden’s recent executive order. Read more
With scattered showers and thunderstorms developing most afternoons lately, WLVR’s Brad Klein speaks with Dean Iovino, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service in Mt. Read more
One of America’s deadliest plants is in full bloom across Pennsylvania. Read more
Now that both the state and the NCAA are allowing endorsement and advertising deals, student-athletes are starting to get an idea of what that will Read more
House Republicans’ plan for redistricting hearings and some other transparency measures By Katie Meyer / WHYY July 13, 2021 Pennsylvania House Republicans are launching a Read more
Some say that one of the things they love about flying out of the Lehigh Valley International Airport is the shorter lines compared to the Read more
The Summer Olympics kick off on July 23 after being postponed for a year because of the coronavirus. Read more
Jen Saraceno is a colonel in the United States Air Force with deep roots in the Lehigh Valley. Read more
Pennsylvania legislators have opened the door to let local governments ban plastic bags. Read more

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