WRFI News brings you local-first news and voices by, and for, the people of Tompkins and Schuyler counties. Catch WRFI News live, Monday-Friday at 6 p.m.
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WRFI News Features and Interviews
Lisa Pincus discusses her exhibit, Shirt Happens: Linear Threads, at the Eye Gallery in Ithaca. Her interview with WRFI’s Lori Sonken aired on August 4, 2016.
Susan Boutros with Ithaca-based Environmental Associates LTD speaks with WRFI’s Lori Sonken about lyme disease infecting Central New York, among other areas. This interview aired on July 29, 2016.
Joe Romano, Marketing Manager for Greenstar, talks about the history of the community co-operative and their new location in Collegetown that will open soon.
Brian Crandall, reporter for the Ithaca Voice and owner of the Ithacating in Cornell Heights blog talks about the state of development projects in Collegetown and Downtown Ithaca.
Farmer Chaw Chang talks with WRFI Community Radio News’ Kwame Acheampong about the adaptations his farm has made due to the drought that has severely affected Tompkins County. Farmer Tony Potenza also discussed how his farm adapted to drought conditions with special news correspondent Felix Teitelbaum. This interview originally aired on the July 28th, 2016 edition…
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