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Swag Shop – Buy Classic WRFI Stuff!

By Felix

Holy cow! You can now buy older WRFI swag at steep discounts! These items were made for previous years’ fundraisers and we have just a few odds and ends left. Get ’em while they’re hot!

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Take a Sneak Peek at our 2019 Swag !

By Felix

2019 Fall Premium Preview: Ripple Effect Our waterways will always define our area—more than hotel and luxury housing development, more than traffic jams, more than politics or the culture wars. The 2019 “Ripple Effect” logo pays tribute to our beloved Finger Lakes. Water is life and unites us all. Celebrate community radio and our precious…

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Getting Here: Personal Stories Of Immigration, Migration, And Displacement – November 9, 3-5pm

By Felix

Getting Here: Personal Stories Of Immigration, Migration, And Displacement Saturday, November 9 from 3-5pm at the Community Arts Partnership ArtSpace on the Ithaca Commons In this time of increasingly divisive rhetoric, policies, and politics around race, immigration, and national origin, personal stories are important. WRFI is hosting live storytelling event featuring 7 people telling their…

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2019 Marathon Swag

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The 2019 "Ripple Effect" logo pays tribute to our beloved Finger Lakes. Water is life and unites us all. Celebrate community radio and our precious lakes with a sweet new tee shirt, tote bag, or camp mug. Make your one-time or recurring donation and let us say thanks by sending you a gift!

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Jordan Lesser of Tompkins County returns to WRFI to further discuss his campaign for 125th Assembly District [AUDIO]

By Michayla Savitt | May 19, 2020

Jordan Lesser, long term legislative counsel to Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton, called in to WRFI Community Radio News at 6 on Tuesday May 19. He spoke with WRFI News Director Michayla Savitt about how his campaign had adapted in the midst of social distancing, his proposed economic development initiatives amid the pandemic, and key issues on…

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Coronavirus Update, May 18, 2020

By Michayla Savitt | May 18, 2020

In Tompkins County the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 stands at 141 as of Sunday. Sampling Site numbers from Monday will be reflected in Tuesday’s update. According to the Tompkins county health department, 1 person remains hospitalized for the virus. 117 of the positive cases have recovered, and over 6300 people have been tested…

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Coronavirus Update, May 16, 2020

By WRFI News Staff | May 16, 2020

In Tompkins County the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 stands at 139 as of Saturday. According to the Tompkins county health department, 1 person remains hospitalized for the virus. 117 of the positive cases have recovered, and over 6300 people have been tested in total. There were no new confirmed cases of the virus…

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Coronavirus Update, May 14, 2020

By WRFI News Staff | May 14, 2020

In Tompkins County the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 stands at 137 as of Thursday. According to the Tompkins county health department, 1 person remains hospitalized for the virus. 116 of the positive cases have recovered, and close to 5700 people have been tested in total.  According to the Health Department, the GreenStar Food…

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Coronavirus Update, May 13, 2020

By Michayla Savitt | May 13, 2020

In Tompkins County the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 increased by 2, to 136, as of 6 p.m. Wednesday. According to the Tompkins county health department, 1 person remains hospitalized for the virus. 114 of the positive cases have recovered, and over 5000 people have been tested in total.  The Tompkins County Health Department…

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Coronavirus Update, May 12, 2020

By WRFI News Staff | May 12, 2020

As of 6 p.m., in Tompkins County the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 stands at 134 from over the weekend. According to the Tompkins county health department, 1 person remains hospitalized for the virus, and 1 was discharged over the weekend. 114 of the positive cases have recovered, and over 4800 people have been…

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