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 … Continue reading Discussing upcoming elections, law changes with implication locally .::. The Debrief Podcast 2/13/19 →
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 … Continue reading Discussing Bloomfield fire, Red Jacket Orchard migrant workers, and Stan’s closure .::. The Debrief Podcast 2/1/19 →
This week on The Debrief Podcast a number of state measures, that have either been proposed or signed into law are discussed. Josh Durso and Jackie Augustine look at the biggest issues that lie ahead for New York State as they move toward a number of progressive legislative pieces. Here are the stories, topics, and … Continue reading Cuomo signs big changes into law, Geneva gets back to basics, and ethics in politics .::. The Debrief Podcast 1/25/19 →
On a special edition of The Debrief Podcast, Jackie Augustine and Josh Durso will be joined by Leslie Danks Burke, founder of the Trailblazers PAC, to discuss a wide-range of political stories from the last month. They will also take a close look at the policy that could come out of the recently-started legislative session, … Continue reading Discussing civic engagement, Trailblazers PAC in FLX .::. The Debrief Podcast 1/11/19 →
What were the biggest issues in 2018? Many of them came at the end of the year, as elected officials primed and previewed 2019 agendas. On this episode of The Debrief Podcast, Josh Durso and Ted Baker sit down to discuss what was, and what will be in the world of politics moving forward. .
As the Finger Lakes closes in on Christmas – Josh Durso is joined by Ted Baker of Finger Lakes Morning News, who is heard daily on WGVA and WAUB to break down the week’s biggest headlines. Stories discussed on the podcast: – Contract negotiations in Wayne County for deputies; – Job Ghosting and who’s to … Continue reading Police staffing concerns, NY’s population loss, and Facebook flounders .::. The Debrief Podcast 12/20/18 →
On this week’s episode of The Debrief – Josh Durso and Jackie Augustine debate a number of recent news stories – including pay raises granted to state legislators, a new multi-use proposal at a busy intersection in the Town of Geneva, as well as development at the former Huntington Building. The duo also discussed the … Continue reading Discussing Christmas tunes, pay raises for legislators, and Huntington Building .::. The Debrief 12/19/18 →
This week on The Debrief Peter Mantius, founder of The Water Front, whose reporting is featured on FingerLakes1.com, joins Josh Durso to discuss a number of important, pressing political and environmental issues that have been grabbing headlines in the last several weeks. Stories and topics discussed on the program: – Carcinogenic chemicals plaguing Hoosick Falls rampant … Continue reading Discussing CAFOs, HABs, the Seneca Army Depot, and Greenidge .::. The Debrief 11/30/18 →
On Friday’s edition of The Debrief Josh Durso was joined by Ted Baker, host of Finger Lakes Morning News on WGVA and WAUB – where the duo discussed a number of recent headlines from around the Finger Lakes. Watch the program below or listen to the audio-only podcast. Watch the Program .
This week on The Debrief Podcast Jackie Augustine and Josh Durso break down the latest headlines from a busy week in local, regional, and state politics. Here’s a look at the stories up for discussion exclusively on FingerLakes1.TV and FL1 Radio: .
On Episode #35 of The Debrief Podcast Ted Baker, of Finger Lakes Morning News, joins Josh Durso in-studio to talk about the latest Election Week headlines, some results with local races, and what comes next for a divided electorate. Watch or listen below: .
Closing in on Election Day – the region is preparing for one of the most-consequential midterm elections in recent memory. A number of key, high-profile races are heating up, and tightening up in the hours leading up to the moment when voters take to the polls and cast all-important votes. On this week’s episode of … Continue reading Biggest races, the latest polls, and financial reports ahead of Election Day .::. The Debrief Podcast 11/4/18 →
What’s the latest on local, regional, and state elections? Voters are only a few weeks away from #Decision2018; and while a lot of focus has been on national issues – some seriously close races have been forming over the last several months. Some of those have even been local. This week on The Debrief Podcast … Continue reading Understanding what’s at stake this Election Day .::. The Debrief Podcast 10/19/18 →
This week on the newly re-launched Debrief – hosts Josh Durso and Jackie Augustine talk about the changes coming to the now-weekly program exclusively on FingerLakes1.TV and FL1 Radio – as well as the latest headlines in the Finger Lakes. .
As fall approaches, the election season is heating up. Primaries are over, and there is plenty to discuss on this week’s edition of The Debrief Podcast. Jackie Augustine and Josh Durso break down the following headlines: – Primary results across New York State (New York Times) – Controversy and fallout surrounding investigation into FLX Welcome … Continue reading FLX Welcome Center, Plastic Straws, & Racial Bias in Policing .::. The Debrief Podcast 9/18/18 →
On the latest edition of the Debrief Podcast Josh Durso and Jackie Augustine tackle a wealth of topics, including those highlighted below the video window. . – Governor’s debate excludes Upstate New York; and broadcast issues take center stage – Seneca Co. names Mitch Rowe as ‘Interim Manager’ – Sen. Tom O’Mara gets paid as … Continue reading Primary preview, new county manager, and missing work .::. Debrief Podcast 9/5/18 →
The City of Geneva named their next City Manager and Chief of Police, but a lot of questions remain after a clouded search process that led some to believe that things weren’t as they seemed. The historic Huntington Building in Seneca Falls has also been at the center of controversy for several weeks, as its … Continue reading Geneva names city manager, police chief & latest political news .::. The Debrief Podcast 8/8/18 →
Whether it was news that the DEC had killed plans by Crestwood Midstream to store LPG underneath Seneca Lake in abandoned salt caverns, or a controversial rent agreement and arrangement in Seneca Falls – the heat of summer hasn’t slowed political news. Even an unexpected court closure in two high-profile cases in Penn Yan stirred … Continue reading Crestwood expansion killed, SF rental agreement, and unexpected court closures .::. The Debrief Podcast 7/16/18 →