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A Lafayette college student has test negative for the novel coronavirus, which is now being called COVID-19 by the World Health Organization. Read more
Two hundred fifty-seven veterans died by suicide in Pennsylvania in 2017. At the Shamrock Reins farm in Bucks County, organizers are working on prevention. They're Read more
A new effort to help homeless veterans in the Lehigh Valley is getting a boost from the state. Read more
They’re adding new plaintiffs from the Philadelphia, Altoona-Johnstown, Greensburg and Harrisburg dioceses. Read more
South Bethlehem native and local NAACP President Esther Lee has worn many hats in her 82 years -- from talk show host to civil rights Read more
Governor Tom Wolf wants to spend $1 billion to fix Pennsylvania's toxic school buildings. Read more
emocratic Gov. Tom Wolf has said he'll veto a bill that would give tax breaks to manufacturers that use Pennsylvania natural gas. But Republicans—and a Read more
According to Auditor General Eugene DePasquale, the Dog Law Enforcement Bureau could be out of money by this summer. Read more
As Coronavirus continues to cause airlines to suspend flights to China--and the death toll there surpasses 600--extra safety precautions are being taken here in the Read more
At a Women for Trump event in Camp Hill, the vice president touched on education, veterans’ issues, abortion, undocumented immigrants and what he sees as Read more
Wind Creek Bethlehem unveiled a plan Wednesday to nearly double the size of its casino hotel. Read more
Wolf paints a rosy revenue picture in his sixth budget proposal The governor says the days of “painful” budgets are behind Pennsylvania, thanks to a Read more
Allentown Mayor Ray O’Connell has ignited a controversy with recent comments that he’s considering running for re-election in 2021 - this following his 2019 campaign Read more
When Act 106 was passed into law in October 2018, lawmakers said it would help people with some of the most severe mental illnesses by Read more
The governor says he’s planning to include the pitch in next week’s budget address, along with several other lead and asbestos-remediation plans. Read more
The Lehigh Valley Photography Club’s FOCUS exhibition opened Sunday in Allentown. Read more
A strong police force, economic development and supporting children in need are Allentown Mayor Ray O’Connell’s top goals for the coming year. WLVR’s Staci Inez Read more
WLVR’s Jen Rehill sat down with Mayor O’Connell for a preview of his speech, his goals for the next year, and the city’s Vision 2030 Read more
Lehigh County is helping to lead the nation with a unique program to help reduce the impact of opioid addiction in the region. Read more
Lehigh University imposed new restrictions on fraternities and sororities this week- amounting to a "pause" on their activities- following reports that earlier warnings about excessive Read more

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