Former Morning Call reporters launch free politics newsletter

Written by on March 30, 2022

Former Morning Call reporters launch free politics newsletter

By Brad Klein
March 30, 2022

Robert Orenstein and Katherine Reinhard have just launched ‘Armchair Lehigh Valley.’ (Photo | Hannah Orenstein)

Local news outlets across the country are struggling. 

A recent story in the Columbia Journalism Review cites more than 1,000 U.S. newspapers folding since 2008. And the number of people working in local journalism is shrinking by more than half. 

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The Lehigh Valley is not immune to this trend. 

WLVR’s Brad Klein recently was joined by two veteran journalists who are working to increase local political coverage in the Valley. 

Katherine Reinhard and Robert Orenstein have just started an online newsletter called “Armchair Lehigh Valley.

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