Former Canandaigua City Councilor Cindy Wade has entered the race for the 131st District. The Republican is looking to succeed longtime Assemblyman and former Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb, who announced his retirement earlier this year. On Episode #222 of the Inside the FLX podcast Wade gives us some insight into her run, and what issues are most-important to her.
James Brown stops in to talk about having his derby car at the Geneva City Cruisin’ NIght and his win at the Ontario County Fair. From there, we talk with Sam Bandow, who won Stirrin’ Dirt Racing’s Wasatch Wipeout event in Utah. In New York, Mike Ingraham is preparing a sub-framed Mopar for Spinning Wheels’ Imperials Vs. The World event Sunday at Otsego County Fairgrounds in Morris, NY.
Justin Riley won at the Land of Legends Raceway over the weekend. A 30-car derby anchored the weekend’s racing action; Tony Wise was second and Jerry Ott was third. Justin joins us by phone and event heavy-hitter Zach Herman visits the studio. We round out the program with John King, who has some changes forthcoming for 2019, and will host a derby Saturday at Fulton Speedway. Joey Pernice joins us late to celebrate his win at New Alex in Pennsylvania.
We look ahead to the opening events for the region’s dirt tracks, and talk to Steven Ovens about the Saturday’s kickoff at Woodhull Raceway.