8:56am

Mon June 21, 2010
Newscast

WRVO's Regional Morning Newscast for June 21, 2010

Oswego – Gov. Paterson adds cigarette taxes to his latest budget extender. Rep. Bill Owens wants to secure funding to explore the possibility of an Upstate Medical University campus in the Watertown area. These stories and more on the morning podcast.

8:06am

Mon June 21, 2010

WRVO's Regional AM Weather Forecast for June 21, 2010

Oswego, NY – Today's Weather: Nice, and sunny. High at 80.

8:00am

Mon June 21, 2010
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Gov. Paterson Puts Cigarette Taxes in Budget Extender

Albany, NY – Governor David Paterson will put new cigarette taxes and taxes on
other tobacco products, as well as order the collection of taxes on
some cigarettes sold on Indian lands, as part of his latest budget
extender, due to be voted on Monday.

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7:56am

Mon June 21, 2010
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Not Much Campaign Activity From Andrew Cuomo

Albany, NY – The 2010 race for governor in New York is officially now almost a
month old, yet there has not been much action on the campaign trial,
at least from the frontrunner Democratic candidate and state Attorney
General Andrew Cuomo. Karen DeWitt takes a look.

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10:46am

Sun June 20, 2010

WRVO's Regional Forecast for June 20th, 2010

Oswego, NY – Rather pleasant conditions are in store for this Father's Day, though there is a chance for isolated showers. Meteorologist Josh Nichols provides our weather outlook for the region

9:34am

Sat June 19, 2010

WRVO's Regional Forecast for June 19th, 2010

Oswego, NY – There is a threat for localized heavy thunderstorms today. Kevin Williams delivers details, as well as our forecast for Father's Day.

3:10pm

Fri June 18, 2010
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Hydrofracking opponents rally in Syracuse

SYRACUSE, NY – Opponents of hydrofracking staged a rally in Syracuse Friday to keep up the pressure for a moratorium on the use of the process.

Hydrofracking is a method natural gas drilling companies use to get gas out of the ground where it is trapped beneath a layer of solid rock. Fluid under high pressure is pumped at the rock layer. The pressure creates microscopic fractures in the rock. Natural gas escapes through the tiny fractures and is captured.

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11:58am

Fri June 18, 2010
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Grant Reeher speaks with Conservative Party member Sheila Gunn.

Oswego, NY – Grant Reeher speaks with Conservative Party member Sheila Gunn, a former political reporter for The Times of London and former press spokesperson for Prime Minister John Major.

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11:42am

Fri June 18, 2010
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Job Numbers Signal Start of Economic Recovery

Oswego, NY – According to the New York State Department of Labor, economic recovery has begun in Syracuse.

The unemployment rate in the Syracuse area fell to 7.6 percent last month. That's the first month there has been an actual year-to-year improvement in jobless rates since before the recession began.

Roger Evans is a Principal Economist with the state Department of Labor. He said the numbers aren't even offset by the 700 temporary jobs with the U.S. Census.

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11:16am

Fri June 18, 2010
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WRVO's Weekly Edition - June 18, 2010

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