Lehigh County

Lehigh County will now officially recognize Juneteenth as a paid holiday for workers. But the move to give employees the day off to honor African American independence from slavery was met with some opposition

There will be at least three new faces joining the Lehigh County Board of Commissioners following the news that the Board’s two remaining Republican Commissioners will not seek re-election.

Lehigh and Northampton counties both certified their election results Monday, meeting the state deadline to do so.

President Trump has claimed poll watchers don’t have enough access to monitor vote counting. But as WLVR’S Tyler Pratt reports, that hasn’t been the sentiment in Lehigh County.

Lehigh County workers are nearly finished counting mail-in ballots. Just before midnight, they published new numbers, ahead of a state filing deadline.


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