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Rockland Officials Examine Post-Storm Assessment Report from O&R

Rockland’s County Executive and other elected officials had a closed-door meeting with O&R executives at the Fire Training Center last night to see what changes could be made to the company’s response to the damaging March nor’easters. The company submitted an Emergency Response Plan that is being reviewed by Rockland emergency personnel. County Executive Ed […]

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Rockland Officials Examine Post-Storm Assessment Report from O&R

Rockland’s County Executive and other elected officials had a closed-door meeting with O&R executives at the Fire Training Center last night to see what changes could be made to the company’s response to the damaging March nor’easters. The company submitted an Emergency Response Plan that is being reviewed by Rockland emergency personnel. County Executive Ed […]

Utility Worker Suffers Low-voltage Shock Connecting Wire to Home in Orange County

A utility worker for Central Hudson Gas & Electric got a low voltage shock yesterday while connecting a wire from a pole to a Cornwall-On-Hudson home in Orange County. The unidentified worker reportedly did not lose consciousness and was being treated in an area hospital after the incident.

NYS Legislature Names Barbara Underwood as Interim Attorney General

The New York State legislature has named Barbara Underwood as interim Attorney General. She has become the first woman to hold the post. She’s there because the previous officer-holder, Eric Schneiderman, resigned after allegations surfaced that he abused four women. Rockland Assemblyman Ken Zebrowski says Underwood has been a good Solicitor General and has great […]

Two-car Crash Tuesday Shuts Traffic on Route 45 in Ramapo for Several Hours

A 67-year-old Hillcrest woman was seriously injured in a crash that closed Route 45 in Ramapo for several hours yesterday. Police say the crash occurred Tuesday morning north of New Hempstead Road. A 31-year-old Haverstraw man driving a Ford Econoline van reportedly crossed into the northbound lane of Route 45 and struck the woman’s Toyota […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 5/10/18

Look deep into his eyes!! Could Gunner be any cuter with that head tilt. Gunner is Hound/Pointer/Retriever mix who was found as a stray on Strawtown Road. He has sadly been at the shelter since April of 2017. He’s about 2 years old and very smart. He learns quickly, loves to go on long nature […]

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 4/26/18

Wonderful Goldie is a three year-old terrier mix. Goldie’s owner passed away and his grandchildren took her in. They could no longer care for this cutie and she was surrendered to Hi Tor. We can’t imagine how Goldie feels to lose her best friend but, we know she was well cared-for. She is not only […]

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GM’s Corner

AM1700 Update 4/2/2018: Working on Securing Temporary, Medium-Power Transmitter Site

Update: April 2, 2018: WRCR has submitted several engineering reports to the various authorities involved for review. We hope to be back on the air once their reviews are complete. Stay tuned! Meanwhile, our programming is available on WRCR.com  http://radio.securenetsystems.net/v5/WRCR We apologize for the inconvenience. Continue to check in on the AM to see if […]

WRCR Moves to New Garnerville Studio

December 13, 2017: We moved into our new second-floor studio space in Garnerville and started broadcasting from there Monday morning! Our new studio line is: 845-429-1700 We are still progressing with a new tower location and hope to have news about that in the near future. Meanwhile, our programming, including “The Morning Show with Steve […]

COMMUNITY NOTEBOOK

Rockland County Marine Corps League Auxiliary

Members of the Rockland County Marine Corps League Auxiliary are happy to meet others related to Marines, either by birth or marriage! They have a great group, always active with projects to help Marines, US military in general, and their families. They meet the 4th Tuesday of every month at 7:30pm, upstairs at K&E Post […]

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Our awards for excellence in broadcasting include those from US Congress, NY State Broadcasters’ Association, Rockland County Legislature, Town of Ramapo.
 

Snow Closings Updated Regularly

Please click on the image below to view all snow closings for Rockland County.