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Insights with LehighValleyNews.com on WLVR | March 29, 2024

Amtrak coach level seating
Marc Glucksman
This photo shows Amtrak's coach level seating on trains running long-distance service.

BETHLEHEM, Pa. — Join Megan Frank at 9:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. every Friday for Insights with LehighValleyNews.com on WLVR.

Each week she’s joined by reporters to talk about the stories they’ve been following. These journalists are experts in their beats and offer you a greater understanding of the stories they’re working on.

The conversation about train service in the Lehigh Valley has not derailed.

In fact, a recent passenger rail study looks at five 'most likely' corridors linking Lehigh Valley to NYC, Philly, Reading.

This long-awaited feasibility study was released this week, and reporter Jay Bradley joins Megan to fill us in on details.

Health and Wellness reporter Brittany Sweeney talks with Megan about the interest in using psychedelics to treat medical conditions including anxiety and depression.

Psilocybin, a chemical found in magic mushrooms, was introduced as part of a New Jersey bill called “Psilocybin Behavioral Health Access and Services Act” would decriminalize it’s use.

Listen below:

Insights host Megan Frank talks with reporter Jay Bradley
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Insights host Megan Frank talks with reporter Brittany Sweeney.
Insights host Megan Frank talks with reporter Brittany Sweeney.
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