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On this week’s episode we talked about how to make sure your ballot is counted, how in-person voting will be changed by COVID-19 and our Read more
Governor Tom Wolf has announced a plan to provide new financial relief to bars and restaurants during the pandemic. Read more
The Allentown School Board voted Thursday night to continue exclusive virtual learning for the district’s second quarter. But some parents disagreed. Read more
An employee at Berks County Residential Center received a positive test result for COVID-19 on Oct. 16, a week after last working in the building, Read more
WLVR’s Community Correspondent Genesis Ortega spoke with Jose Rosado, the first Latino to be elected mayor in the history of Pennsylvania - in Fountain Hill. Read more
Voter registration totals have reached a record high in Pennsylvania - and officials say they’re expecting record turnout on election day as well. Read more
State officials say they are concerned about student cyber safety. With so many Pennsylvania students attending classes virtually now, reports of online harassment and threats Read more
As drug companies race to create a vaccine to help control COVID-19, the state Department of Health is urging Pennsylvanians to “continue to listen to Read more
Pennsylvania has averaged 1,000 new coronavirus cases a day for the past two weeks - with more than 1,500 new cases reported today. Read more
Latinos make up almost 15% of eligible voters in Lehigh and Northampton counties. But as WLVR's Genesis Ortega reports, people working to get out the Read more


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