ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

69 News At Sunrise: Weekend Edition viewers may have noticed that anchor Melanie Falcon has been off the past two weeks.

Melanie underwent open heart surgery earlier this week and is now on the road to recovery.

Doctors say they are impressed with how quickly she is recovering.

The Sunrise: Weekend edition team offered Melanie well wishes during Saturday morning's newscast.

Click on the video for their comments.