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

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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

Check out the 2019 Fall Marathon premiums!

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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Latest from the WRFI News Team

Daily features and interviews from our community

Knowing J.R. Clairborne – April 20th, 2015

By WRFI News Staff | April 20, 2015

Samuel Whitehead speaks with J.R. Clairborne, Second Ward Alderperson for the City of Ithaca, about the recent development boom Downtown, the Commons rebuild, and community-police relations.   This conversation originally aired on the April 20th, 2015 edition of WRFI Community Radio News.

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Resolving to Stop Domestic Violence – April 17th, 2015

By WRFI News Staff | April 17, 2015

Emma Rizzo speaks with Alex Kitson and Joanne Joseph of the Global Gender Justice Clinic about a resolution the group put before Tompkins County legislators to declare freedom from domestic violence as a human right.   This interview originally aired on the April 17th, 2015 edition of WRFI Community Radio News.

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Drafting Ithaca’s Comprehensive Plan – April 15th, 2015

By WRFI News Staff | April 15, 2015

Samuel Whitehead speaks with Megan Wilson, Ithaca City Planner, and Kirby Edmonds, Chair of the city’s Comprehensive Plan Committee, about the city’s new comprehensive plan, PLAN IThaca and how the community can provide their input.   This interview originally aired on the April 15th, 2015 edition of WRFI Community Radio News.

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Legal Update on We are Seneca Lake Protests – April 8th, 2015

By WRFI News Staff | April 13, 2015

  Lori Sonken talks with Ithaca attorney, Ray Schlather, and Chris Tate, founder of the Finger Lakes Clan Waters Initiative, about recent developments affecting We are Seneca Lake protesters in the Reading Town Court. This interview originally aired on the April 8th, 2015 edition of WRFI Community Radio News.

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What’s Happening With Fracking in New York – April 1st, 2015

By WRFI News Staff | April 1, 2015

Lori Sonken talks with Walter Hang about what’s happening with fracking in New York state. This interview aired on April 1st, 2015.

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New York Maple Festival at Arnot Forest – March 27th, 2015

By WRFI News Staff | March 27, 2015

Daniel Apfel reports on the production and consumption of maple syrup from Cornell’s Arnot Forest, one of many syrup producers hosting Maple Weekend events. This story originally aired on the March 27th, 2015 edition of WRFI Community Radio News.    

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