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Josh Fox, of Gasland, on how the Truth Has Changed [AUDIO]

Josh Fox, internationally acclaimed filmmaker and theater producer, spoke with WRFI’s Ryan Clover on WRFI Community Radio News on Aug. 21 and Your Morning on Aug. 22 to talk about his upcoming performance, The Truth Has Changed. This play is on a national tour in 30 locations throughout the U.S. and is coming to Ithaca on Friday,…

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Feeding Tompkins Part 7: Hunger in the School System

This is Part 7 of Feeding Tompkins, an in-depth look at food insecurity in Tompkins County and a collaborative project between WRFI News, the Ithaca College Park Scholar Program, The Ithaca Voice, and Hot Potato Press. This article was written by Alison Fromme, of Hot Potato Press, with reporting by Jolene Almendarez and the Park…

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Thank you! Chicken-Fried Fundraiser a Major Success

THANK YOU! With your help Maxie’s and Bacchus raised $694 for the station! On Tuesday June, 27th, Maxie’s Supper Club and Bacchus Brewing teamed up for a Chicken-Fried Fundraiser to benefit your Community Radio station, WRFI. For every fried chicken (or tofu) dinner sold, Maxie’s donated five bucks to the station. And Bacchus is donated a dollar…

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Community Radio is YOUR Radio: Please Support WRFI

We know our listeners value independent news, information, and music that they won’t hear anywhere else. And every day, WRFI delivers great content from around the world –and from around your hometown. The times are, to say the least, uncertain. Large media outlets are more and more consolidated and less and less trusted. Funding for…

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LISTEN: 2017 Izzy Award Ceremony

The ninth annual Izzy Award was presented April 12, 2017 to Mother Jones senior reporter SHANE BAUER (“My Four Months as a Private Prison Guard“) and SETH FREED WESSLER, a reporting fellow with The Investigative Fund at The Nation Institute, who, working separately, exposed abuse and death inside U.S. for-profit prisons; and ARI BERMANof The…

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SCHEDULE HERE: New Orleans Jazz Fest LIVE on WRFI!

  Many thanks to our friends at WWOZ 90.7 FM New Orleans, WRFI will be airing a simulcast LIVE from the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival Saturday, April 30, 3-7pm and next Saturday, May 6! Stay tuned for line-up and more details! “Oh Zee” will be feeding us content from the traditional jazz, blues, and heritage…

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Let Us Know What You Think – Listener Survey

WRFI needs your feedback! We are currently in the process of revising our schedule. We are evaluating both new and existing programming in order to better serve our communities with diverse content and stimulating shows. To that end, please give us your honest thoughts about the following shows and please leave comments about each if…

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