NEWS

4:53pm

Thu November 14, 2013
Regional Coverage

News Briefs: Thursday, Nov. 14

Saratoga County residents are opposed to a casino.
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2:40pm

Thu October 31, 2013
Regional Coverage

News Briefs: Thursday, Oct. 31

Rochester gun manufacturer set to relocate to S.C.

The New York State Rifle and Pistol Association is lashing out against the state's controversial gun law, the New York Safe Act, following the departure of a Rochester gun manufacturer. American tactical imports is relocating its operations to South Carolina, where the company will invest nearly $3 million into new facilities.

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4:57pm

Tue October 29, 2013
Regional Coverage

News Briefs: Tuesday, Oct. 29

Oneida nation to discuss Redskins controversy with NFL

The Oneida Indian Nation will meet Wednesday with National Football League officials to discuss its desire to have the Washington Redskins team change its name.

The Oneida say the name is a racial slur to Native Americans. They've been putting pressure on the league and team in recent weeks to change it. The team's owner has defended the name, saying it's a badge of honor.

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10:52am

Mon April 2, 2012
Station Announcement

Catherine J. Loper appointed Director of News and Public Affairs

WRVO Public Media has appointed Catherine J. Loper Director of News and Public Affairs. The appointment follows a 20-year career as broadcast reporter, senior producer, newsroom manager, and, most recently, Director of News for the Washington Bureau of the Fox News Channel. From 2007 to 2010 she was Director of White House Coverage for the network. She has held similar positions at Canadian Television Network, ABC NewsOne and APTN.

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