Station News and Events
Here are the latest announcements and opportunities to get involved in WRFI, follow along with us on this journey of serving Ithaca and Watkins Glen with community radio. We love hearing from you! Contact us anytime.
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…Read More
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…Read More
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!
Latest from the WRFI News Team
Daily features and interviews from our community
Samuel Whitehead speaks with Ellen McCollister, Third Ward Alderperson for the City of Ithaca, about the relationship between Cornell and Ithaca, updating CIITAP, and her role as Alternate Acting Mayor. This interview originally aired on the March 2nd, 2015 edition of WRFI Community Radio News.Read More
Aryeal Jackson speaks with Tompkins County Commissioner of Planning Ed Marx to talk about the county’s efforts to update it’s comprehensive plan. This interview originally aired on the February 23rd, 2015 edition of WRFI Community Radio News.Read More
Samuel Whitehead speaks with Graham Kerslick, Fourth Ward Alderperson for the City of Ithaca, about zoning and the impacts of increased density in Collegetown, the business climate in Collegetown, and the relationship between Ithaca and Cornell University. This interview originally aired on the February 23rd, 2015 edition of WRFI Community Radio News.Read More
Samuel Whitehead and Aryeal Jackson speak with City of Ithaca Planning and Development Board member McKenzie Jones-Rounds about the work the board does, the challenges of doing that work, how the board fits into the larger city government structure. This interview originally aired on the February 19th, 2015 edition of WRFI Community Radio News.Read More