what you need to know

Topics include the court of common pleas race, Pa. schools’ mask mandate and COVID holidays.

“What You Need to Know” looks at nursing shortages, vaccine mandates for health care workers and looks ahead to the Bethlehem mayoral debate planned for Oct. 28, 2021

This week: a close look at Thursday’s debate between candidates in the Allentown mayoral race, Democrat Matt Tuerk and Republican Tim Ramos.

This week: Mail-in ballots are starting to arrive for those who have requested them, and in Northampton County, drop boxes are open; and labor shortages are affecting a broad range of jobs in the Lehigh Valley and it’s pawpaw season and Brad has sampled the wild local fruit for the first time. 

‘What You Need to Know:’ election time again, this time with too few poll workers and COVID in Northampton County Prison By Jen Rehill and Brad Klein September 24, 2021 In our regular Friday feature, “What You Need to Know,” WLVR’s Brad Klein speaks with WLVR’s News Director, Jen Rehill, about the week’s top local […]


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