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DEBRIEF: Debating Willard closure, diversions at local hospitals, Wegmans security for shopping carts, and hedge fund play for Lee newspapers (podcast)

On this edition of The Debrief Podcast your hosts Ted Baker and Josh Durso from the FL1 News team break down the biggest stories of the week. – Wegmans store in Auburn rolls out new security system to prevent rogue shopping carts ... MORE
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DEBRIEF: Recapping Election Night (podcast)

This week on The Debrief Podcast a look at the biggest stories. Recapping and reviewing Election Night across the Finger Lakes region, the future of properties identified in the Five to Revive, and other major headlines. ... MORE
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DEBRIEF: Healthcare worker shortage, Geneva school leadership, Seneca Falls elections, and future of marijuana legalization, mobile sports betting (podcast)

This week on The Debrief Podcast a look at the biggest stories. The healthcare worker shortage, protests over the COVID vaccine, new questions in local public schools as another district faces controversy, and election debate in the Finger Lakes. Also, what’s the ... MORE
WEEKEND DEBRIEF: Victor’s ransomware attack

WEEKEND DEBRIEF: Victor’s ransomware attack, questions in Watkins Glen, and Geneva’s PRB approved (podcast)

What’s happening in the Victor Central School District? Should ransomware attacks be expected moving forward? What about the recent controversy in Watkins Glen surrounding Mayor Luke Leszyk? Josh Durso and Ted Baker are talking about the biggest stories of the week, and ... MORE
MONTEZUMA SPOTLIGHT: Cranes still prevalent at wetlands as mild December continues (podcast)

MONTEZUMA SPOTLIGHT: Cranes still prevalent at wetlands as mild December continues (podcast)

What’s happening at the Montezuma Audubon Center in Savannah, Wayne County? Each month, Center Director Chris Lajewski joins us in-studio to talk about some of the species being observed at the wetlands complex, as well as a species spotlight. This month the ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Cayuga County Legislature Chair Aileen McNabb-Coleman talks 2021 (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Cayuga County Legislature Chair Aileen McNabb-Coleman talks 2021 (podcast)

What are counties in the Finger Lakes and Central New York most looking for over the next several weeks and months, as New York State and Congress mulls over additional pandemic relief? This week a new $1 trillion relief package was signed, ... MORE
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DAILY DEBRIEF: Calls grow louder for Cargill to stop mining under Cayuga Lake (podcast)

It’s all about the salt. Last week Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law a bill that calls for a “salt reduction task force” to analyze the state’s aggressive practices of salting roads. The study comes in response to new data that links ... MORE
WEEKEND DEBRIEF: Discussing the biggest storylines of 2020 (podcast)

WEEKEND DEBRIEF: Discussing the biggest storylines of 2020 (podcast)

On this edition of The Weekend Debrief Josh Durso and Ted Baker take a look back at the biggest stories of the year, reflecting on them, and also looking forward to the biggest unanswered questions heading into 2021. Watch LIVE at 9:45 ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Seneca County takes unified approach to dealing with COVID-19 (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Seneca County takes unified approach to dealing with COVID-19 (podcast)

Today on the show a look at how one county in the Finger Lakes took a unified approach to dealing with the Coronavirus Pandemic. Obviously, the public health crisis effected everything from small businesses, to schools, and local government. The One Seneca ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Steve Keeler on new journalism platforms, cuts in newsrooms, and regaining trust (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Cayuga Community College’s Steve Keeler talks future of media (podcast)

This week we’re catching up with Steve Keeler, Division Chair of the School of Media & Arts at Cayuga Community College about the state- and future of journalism. There were a number of topics we wanted to explore with him. So rather ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: When are the ‘Winter Blues’ more than just seasonal sadness? (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: When are the ‘Winter Blues’ more than just seasonal sadness? (podcast)

Seasonal depression, also known as seasonal affective disorder or the “winter blues,” is a subtype of depression or bipolar disorder that occurs and ends around the same time every year. The days are short, the skies are often gray, and winter can ... MORE
LIVE AT 9:45: Baker & Durso talk COVID headlines, local stories in the Finger Lakes (podcast)

WEEKEND DEBRIEF: Baker & Durso talk COVID headlines, local stories in the Finger Lakes (podcast)

Are we about to see everything change again in New York? Governor Andrew Cuomo is expected to announce new restrictions on businesses like restaurants and bars. Could the region be turned into one large orange or red zone? Both of those questions ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Bill Fulton discusses how Urban Renewal failed Auburn (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Bill Fulton discusses how Urban Renewal failed Auburn (podcast)

Cities have been Bill Fulton’s life. The Auburn native now serves as the Director of the Kinder Institute at Rice University in Houston, Texas. He’s also served as the Mayor of Ventura, California; and Director of Planning for the City of San ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Public health officials struggle to keep up with demand for free COVID testing (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Public health officials struggle to keep up with demand for free COVID testing (podcast)

Over the weekend the Wayne County Health Department announced a free drive-thru COVID-19 testing clinic to be held at the Lyons Bus Garage on Clyde Road. It took around 24 hours for it to fill up, according to Ryan Mulhern, who serves ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Support local because this is a make-or-break winter (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Support local because this is a make-or-break winter (podcast)

There has been a lot of bad news about the Coronavirus Pandemic in recent weeks. It’s the holiday season, and ordinarily, this is when businesses – big and small – are ramping things up. On Wednesday, Governor Andrew Cuomo expressed optimism about ... MORE