Oswego, NY – The State University system will see a signficant reduction in spending under Governor Paterson's directive to all state agencies to slash spending. SUNY officials have yet to confirm the numbers, but the labor union representing SUNY faculty says the cuts will be painful. WRVO's Chris Ulanowski spoke to United University Professions President Phillip Smith.
Oswego, NY – Senator Charles Schumer is seeking federal legislation to give school districts tax credits for purchasing hybrid school buses. But as WRVO's Chris Ulanowski found out, hybrid school buses might not be suitable for all school districts. He spoke to David Hillman of I-C Bus in Warrenville, Illinois - the only maker of hybrid school buses in the world.
Oswego, NY – Governor Paterson gives a national speech on the economy, and a Rochester-based consumer safety group disputes a study about artificial turf. These stories and more in our morning newscast.
Oswego, NY – Governor Paterson prepares to address New Yorkers about the economy, and federal regulators give Entergy the green light to spinoff 5 of its nuclear power plants to a new company. These stories and more in our morning newscast.
Oswego, NY – Governor Paterson warns of tough times for the state's economy, and the candidates in the race for New York's 25th Congressional District have an issue they agree on. These stories and more in this morning's newscast.