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WFMZ-TV 69News Weather - Allentown, Bethlehem, Lehigh Valley Weather, Maps, Radar

It's a chilly and windy week ahead

We'll also get a touch of snow two days this week.  Get the details on when and how much.

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Pennsylvania News - WFMZ-TV 69News

PA, NJ state capitols on high alert

With four days until President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, security preparations are underway at state capitols across the country, and battleground states like Pennsylvania are on high alert.

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Lehigh Valley Regional News - WFMZ-TV 69News

Wilson Boro police investigate shooting incident

Police were dispatched shortly after 10:00 p.m. Saturday night for a report of a home struck by gunfire. 

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Latest News - WFMZ-TV 69News

Girl Scout troops switch to online cookie sales this season

Like many organizations, online has been the way to go. Digital sales is the move but the girls still have the chance to be a little creative.

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Statehouses, US capital brace for potentially violent week

Some capitols are closed, fences are up and extra police are in place at statehouses across the U.S. as authorities brace for potentially v…

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Biden intends quick executive actions to propel his agenda

On the first day of his presidency, Joe Biden plans to roll back some of President Donald Trump’s most controversial policies and take step…

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From Baked Alaska to a guy with horns: notable riot arrests

More than 125 people have been arrested so far on charges related to the violent insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, where a Capitol police o…

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Lebanon signs with Pfizer for 2.1 million vaccine doses

Lebanon has finalized a deal with Pfizer to secure 2.1 million doses of the vaccine against coronavirus amid a surge in infections in the s…

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EXPLAINER: Italy faces a political crisis amid a pandemic

Former Italian Premier Matteo Renzi is testing his already low popularity by provoking a political crisis that could bring down the governm…

Inside Your Town

Lehigh Valley Regional News - WFMZ-TV 69News

Salisbury commissioners hear concerns about hunting at Franko park

The Salisbury Township Board of Commissioners Thursday night held a lively discussion regarding hunting at Franko Farm Recreation Area.

Lehigh Valley Regional News - WFMZ-TV 69News

Allentown School District explains why it is staying virtual

While other Lehigh Valley districts are offering hybrid learning, ASD has unique challenges to consider amid COVID-19 statistics.

Berks Regional News - WFMZ-TV 69News

Berks commissioners updated on COVID-19 vaccinations

So far, the county has received 18,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, officials said.

Lehigh Valley Regional News - WFMZ-TV 69News

Lehigh County commissioners review jail's COVID-19 response

Since the start of the pandemic, 299 people have tested positive for COVID-19, and there are 40 active inmate cases, as of Wednesday night.

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