‘What You Need to Know:’ Omicron, the spike in hospitalizations and redistricting

Written by on December 17, 2021

‘What You Need to Know:’ Omicron, the spike in hospitalizations and redistricting

By Brad Klein and Jen Rehill

December 17, 2021

The Legislative Reapportionment Commission approved proposed House and Senate district maps on Dec. 16, 2021. The maps split both Allentown and Bethlehem into different Senate seats. (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.

This week: The omicron variant of Covid19 reaches the Lehigh Valley, hospitalizations for COVID-19 spike in Pennsylvania and the Valley, and the battle over redistricting heats up.

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