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11:02 am
Wed August 27, 2014

Around the State 8-27-14

The WXXI News staff checks newspapers and websites to help keep tabs on what's happening in communities across New York state.

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9:58 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Around the State 8-26-14

The WXXI News staff checks newspapers and websites to help keep tabs on what's happening in communities across New York state.

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12:50 pm
Mon August 25, 2014

Quake Could Have Been Worse for Napa Valley Wineries, says New York Wine Foundation President

Credit insidethecellar.com

The head of the New York Wine and Grape Foundation says the loss from Sunday's earthquake could have been much worse for many Northern California wineries.

Jim Trezise says he's still waiting to hear from some of his vintner friends in Napa Valley about the damage their businesses suffered. But Trezise says the timing of the earthquake was fortunate.  That's because many of the wine barrels would have been emptied for the coming harvest.

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WXXI Top Stories
10:02 am
Mon August 25, 2014

Around the State 8-25-14

The WXXI News staff checks newspapers and websites to help keep tabs on what's happening in communities across New York state.

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9:59 am
Fri August 22, 2014

Around the State 8-22-14

The WXXI News staff checks newspapers and websites to help keep tabs on what's happening in communities across New York state.

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9:53 am
Thu August 21, 2014

Around the State 8-21-14

The WXXI News staff checks newspapers and websites to help keep tabs on what's happening in communities across New York state.

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Connections
3:19 pm
Mon August 18, 2014

Connections: The Situation in Ferguson (Two programs)

Discussing the Michael Brown shooting and the aftermath in Ferguson, Mo.

On Monday's edition of "Connections", we spent both hours discussing the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, and the aftermath which is still ongoing. How could the situation have been handled differently? Could this situation happen in Western New York? We discuss the situation, and the hypotheticals with our panels:

First Hour:

  • Bill Johnson, former Rochester Mayor
  • Kit Miller, director of the Gandhi Institute for Non Violence
  • Verdis Robinson, professor of History and African American Studies at Monroe Community College
  • Bill Clark, Urban League president

Second Hour:

  • Shabaka Mu Ausar, filmmaker of "Young Black Male"
  • Sherry Walker-Cowart, Center for Dispute Settlement president
  • Frank Liberti, Center for Dispute Settlement

WXXI Top Stories
10:15 am
Fri August 1, 2014

Around the State 8-1-14

The WXXI news staff checks newspapers and websites to help keep tabs on what's happening in communities across New York state.

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10:01 am
Thu July 31, 2014

Around the State 7-31-14

The WXXI news staff checks newspapers and websites to help keep tabs on what's happening in communities across New York state.

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10:06 am
Wed July 30, 2014

Around the State 7-30-14

The WXXI news staff checks newspapers and websites to help keep tabs on what's happening in communities across New York state.

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