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The Lehigh County Board of Commissioners Cedarbrook Committee was approving contracts for the long-term care facility when it was interrupted by a barrage of profane Read more
State senators have approved a bill that would ready the Pennsylvania National Guard to help distribute COVID-19 vaccines across the Commonwealth. Read more
Data from last year’s census may not be ready until September, but data and legislative affairs experts say some aspects of the redistricting process can Read more
The number of new COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations across the state are going down after a peak in January that followed what doctors call a Read more
Courts across Pennsylvania are considering how to adapt the justice system for people with autism. Court officials in the Lehigh Valley are discussing different ways Read more
A massive shipment of COVID-19 vaccines this week is helping to get Pennsylvania back on track following last week’s delays. Read more
The Lehigh Valley music scene isn’t necessarily known for its metal. But one local band could change that. “Overconfidence” by Tallah recently passed 1 million Read more
Pennsylvania’s possible entry into a regional cap and trade program, designed to reduce emissions, does not affect this year’s budget, but Pennsylvania House lawmakers had Read more
Allentown is out of COVID-19 vaccines. Between winter weather delays and a state Moderna vaccine shortage, the city is dry causing the city to cancel Read more
Elementary school students in Bethlehem may be by heading back to school full time later this spring. Read more
Gov. Tom Wolf unveiled a plan on Feb. 22 that looks to help Pennsylvanians get back to work after the pandemic battered our economy. Read more
If you’re looking for some inspiration during Black History Month, the Allentown Art Museum and local theater group “Basement Poetry” are coming together for a Read more
The U.S. Supreme Court has officially declined to hear the last lingering lawsuits regarding Pennsylvania’s 2020 election process but gave no rationale in their Feb. Read more
Older adults are in the first group to receive vaccines because they are the age group most at-risk for contracting COVID-19. Read more
Hispanic people are hospitalized for COVID-19 at about three times the rate of white, non-Hispanic people according to the CDA. Read more
As snowstorms hammer away at the Lehigh Valley, there is a lot of news about massive blackouts following snowstorms in Texas where people are taking Read more
Advocates are calling on state lawmakers to allow the public to be closely involved in the redistricting process, the once-a-decade event when the commonwealth’s legislative Read more
A coalition of Democratic lawmakers in Harrisburg is pushing to use some of the funding Pennsylvania is expected to receive from the next federal stimulus 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
A Lehigh Valley organization is teaming up with a local health network in an effort to boost access to the vaccine in communities that may Read more

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