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4:51am

Tue December 30, 2008
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December 30th, 2008 Regional PM Newscast

Oswego, NY – The Retail Council of New York State has issued its last holiday sales report for this year. We have details in this newscast.

8:24am

Mon December 29, 2008
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December 29th, 2008 Regional AM Newscast

Oswego, NY – Strong winds knock power out to thousands across central and western NY. That story and more in this morning's newscast.

5:59am

Mon December 29, 2008
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State Health Department Creates New Website

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5:13am

Mon December 29, 2008
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December 29th, 2008 Regional PM Newscast

Oswego, NY – The State Health Commissioner is showing support for Governor Paterson's "fat tax"...we have more in this newscast.

3:11am

Mon December 29, 2008
More News From WRVO

New York State might receive additional federal dollars for medicaid expenses.

Oswego, NY – U-S Senator Charles Schumer says New York might receive an additional $5-billion to cover medicaid expenses under a new federal stimulus package expected in 2009. It would help ease New York's economic crisis as Governor Paterson looks to slash state spending. WRVO's Chris Ulanowski spoke to Heathcare Association of New York State's William Van Slyke about how the federal funds will help New York's healthcare industry. ( HANYS on-line petition - "Helpyourhospital.org")

1:47am

Mon December 29, 2008
More News From WRVO

NYS Health Commissioner takes to YouTube to tout benefits of proposed obesity tax.

Oswego, NY – New York State Health Commissioner Richard Daines recorded a YouTube defense of Governor Paterson's plan to tax non-diet soda beverages. Watch the video.

8:28am

Fri December 26, 2008
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December 26th, 2008 Regional AM Newscast

Oswego, NY – More people are staying close to home this winter, which is giving a boost to area ski resorts.

7:33am

Fri December 26, 2008
More News From WRVO

State DEC Wants to Know if You See Wild Turkeys

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4:54am

Fri December 26, 2008
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December 26th, 2008 Regional PM Newscast

Oswego, NY – A state agency is looking for help with a multinational study on turkey populations. That story and more in this evening's newscast.

8:27am

Wed December 24, 2008
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December 24th, 2008 Regional AM Newscast

Oswego, NY – Governor Paterson and 2 N.Y. Congressmen spent 3 days visiting troops in Iraq and Afghanistan. Details in our morning newscast.

8:23am

Wed December 24, 2008

Regional Weather Forecast for December 24th, 2008

Oswego, NY – WRVO's John Hurlbutt discusses the holiday forecast with meteorologist Kevin Williams.

8:31am

Tue December 23, 2008
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December 23rd, 2008 Regional AM Newscast

Oswego, NY – Mental health officials have advice for people who are dealing with feelings of anxiety and depression during the holidays. That story and more in our morning newscast.

8:31am

Tue December 23, 2008
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December 23rd, 2008 Regional PM Newscast

Oswego, NY – New Yorkers appear to be split over whether Caroline Kennedy is qualified to be a U.S. Senator. That story and more in this evening's newscast.

8:12am

Tue December 23, 2008

Regional Weather Forecast for December 23rd, 2008

Oswego, NY – WRVO's John Hurlbutt discusses the weather forecast with meteorologist Kevin Williams.

9:06am

Mon December 22, 2008

Regional Weather Forecast for December 22nd, 2008

Oswego, NY – Lake effect snow and strong winds make for difficult travel. Meteorologist Kevin Williams has the details.

8:32am

Mon December 22, 2008
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December 22nd, 2008 Regional AM Newscast

Oswego, NY – Lake effect snow and strong winds close schools and make for difficult travel. This story and more in our morning newscast.

4:52am

Mon December 22, 2008
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December 22nd, 2008 Regional PM Newscast

Oswego, NY – We have details on how the weather has affected the Utica Salvation Army's Red Kettle Campaign and more in this newscast.

12:27am

Mon December 22, 2008
More News From WRVO

Utica Salvation Army Calls on Community

Oswego, NY – The Utica Salvation Army is calling on community members for support during this critical week leading up to the holidays.

The organization's Red Kettle effort in Utica has been hampered by the snow and cold, resulting in a lack of donations.

The Salvation Army is urging people to make donations online or through the mail.

Donations can be made at OnlineRedKettle.org, or by mailing tax-deductible checks to The Salvation Army, 14 Clinton Place, Utica, NY 13501.

10:45am

Fri December 19, 2008
More News From WRVO

New York might allow the sale of wine in supermarkets

Oswego, NY – Local liquor store and grocery store owners are reacting to Governor Paterson's proposal to allow wine to be sold in supermarkets. WRVO's Michael Benjamin reports.

9:01am

Fri December 19, 2008

Regional Weather Forecast for December 19th, 2008

Oswego, NY – WRVO's John Hurlbutt discusses the impending winter storm with meteorologist Kevin Williams.

8:32am

Fri December 19, 2008
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December 19th, 2008 Regional AM Newscast

Oswego, NY – Liquor and grocery store owners are reacting to Governor David Paterson's proposal to allow wine to be sold in supermarkets. This story and more in our morning newscast.

4:48am

Fri December 19, 2008
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December 19th, 2008 Regional PM Newscast

Oswego, NY – More legally blind New Yorkers are being placed in competitive job fields. We have more in this newscast.

8:36am

Thu December 18, 2008

Regional Weather Forecast for December 18th, 2008

Oswego, NY – WRVO's John Hurlbutt discusses the weather forecast with meteorologist Kevin Williams.

8:32am

Thu December 18, 2008
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December 18th, 2008 Regional AM Newscast

Oswego, NY – A Great Lakes expert is optimistic about the new Presidential administration. That story and more in our morning newscast.

4:53am

Thu December 18, 2008
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December 18th, 2008 Regional PM Newscast

Oswego, NY – The State Comptroller has released a report on how college students can save some money. We have details in this newscast.

1:55am

Thu December 18, 2008
Election 2008

How a New President Could Impact Great Lakes

Oswego, NY – A Great Lakes expert is giving his take on what a new president and administration will mean for the region.

President-elect Barack Obama has shown commitment to Great Lakes restoration with the help of two new efforts aimed at preventing the diversion of Great Lakes water and protecting the ecosystem.

WRVO's Jasmyn Belcher spoke with Tourism and Recreation Specialist with New York Sea Grant, Dave White.

8:33am

Wed December 17, 2008
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Regional Morning Edition Newscast for December 17, 2008

Oswego, NY – The stage is set for a fight over collecting sales taxes on cigarettes sold by New York's Indian Tribes.

8:33am

Wed December 17, 2008
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December 17th, 2008 Regional PM Newscast

Oswego, NY – We have details on when state lawmakers plan to get working on Governor Paterson's proposed budget. That and more in this newscast.

7:28am

Wed December 17, 2008

Regional A.M. Weather with Kevin Williams

Oswego, NY – Kevin tells John that several storms are headed toward Central New York over the next week.

12:42am

Wed December 17, 2008
More News From WRVO

Dietician says a so-called obesity tax on soda drinks might not be all that effective.

Oswego, NY –

Governor Paterson's proposal to impose a tax on non-diet soda drinks has its skeptics.
Beside the revenue such a tax would raise .Paterson says it would help combat health problems related to obesity if consumers go without because of the higher price.
Beth Smythe is a registered dietician and president of the New York State Dietetics Association. She says there are more effective ways to stay healthy. WRVO's Chris Ulanowski spoke to her about the issue.

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