‘What You Need to Know:’ COVID spike, masks in schools, and Marty Nothstein

Written by on December 10, 2021

‘What You Need to Know:’ COVID surge, masks in schools, and Marty Nothstein

By Brad Klein and Jen Rehill

December 10, 2021

Marty Nothstein is a former Lehigh County commissioner and an Olympic gold medalist accused on Dec. 7, 2021, of stalking a former female acquaintance and her boyfriend. (Courtesy photo)

In our regular Friday feature, “What You Need to Know,” WLVR’s Brad Klein speaks with WLVR News Director, Jen Rehill about the week’s top local news. 

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This week: Covid case numbers and hospitalizations continue to rise in the Lehigh Valley with the great majority among the unvaccinated; hospitals are reporting that it’s placing a strain on their ability to take more patients; the Superintendent of the Bethlehem Area Schools says masks will stay on there regardless of State mandates of guidelines; and news of the arrest this week of former Lehigh County Commissioner 

Marty Nothstein, on charges relating to stalking. 

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