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Proposal to ban supervised injection sites across NYS, local judges censured, and a closer look at local races .::. The Debrief Podcast 3/1/19

No shortages of worthy headlines this week in the Finger Lakes and Upstate New York.

FingerLakes1.com News Director Josh Durso and Finger Lakes Morning News Host Ted Baker sit down to discuss the latest storylines playing out across the region. The two discuss a pair of censured judges from Wayne County, a familiar contested race in Auburn, legislation to stop supervised injection sites across New York State, and much more.

Watch below, or listen to the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, or Google. Check out the show’s podcast homepage by visiting anchor.fm/the-debrief-podcast on desktop or mobile browsers.

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Sentencing issue raised in Schuyler, concerns around Wayne Central Board of Education, and changes to student loans .::. The Debrief Podcast 2/22/19

In less than a week petitions will begin circulating for candidates hoping to win elections this fall. While the change in election calendar and format has caught some off-guard – The Debrief Podcast gives some final takes before election season officially kicks off.

They also discuss a series of important, non-election issues including:

Controversial sentencing for one Schuyler County sex offender;
Concerns around the Wayne Central School District Board of Education’s effort to ouster two members;
A Senate proposal to drastically modify how student loans are paid back;
A cool new program for renters at Cornell University; and
Amazon’s now-dead effort to come to New York.

Watch the program below, or listen to the podcast on iTunes, Spotify, Google Play, or Stitcher by clicking here.


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Discussing upcoming elections, law changes with implication locally .::. The Debrief Podcast 2/13/19

Discussing upcoming elections, law changes with implication locally .::. The Debrief Podcast 2/13/19

Check out a special Wednesday Edition of The Debrief Podcast exclusively on FingerLakes1.com.

Jackie Augustin joins Josh Durso to break down the latest headlines, which include local election changes – such as the start of petition passing in a couple weeks, and the legislature’s sexual harassment hearings. The duo also break down the ever-present discussion about splitting up New York State into two, separate states.

Check it out below on YouTube, or listen to the podcast on your favorite podcasting app – like Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Tune-In, or countless others by visiting The Debrief’s homepage over at anchor.fm/the-debrief-podcast.

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Discussing Bloomfield fire, Red Jacket Orchard migrant workers, and Stan’s closure .::. The Debrief Podcast 2/1/19

Discussing Bloomfield fire, Red Jacket Orchard migrant workers, and Stan’s closure .::. The Debrief Podcast 2/1/19

It was a busy week in the FingerLakes1.com Newsroom this week, as the polar vortex provided more issues than simple ‘chill’. On the Friday, February 1st edition of The Debrief Podcast – Josh Durso is joined by Ted Baker, host of Finger Lakes Morning News on WGVA, and WAUB to discuss all of the headlines that made their way through the region.

Topics discussed included:

– Red Jacket Orchards talks migrant employees, local workforce;
– Stan’s restaurant announces abrupt closure citing financial strain;
– The failed tractor-trailer ban on state roads;
– A devastating fire, which highlights affordable housing needs in the Finger Lakes;
– A new program announced between SUNY schools and Amazon; and
– A number of resignations in Cayuga County.

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