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AM1700 Update: Working on Securing Temporary, Medium-Power Transmitter Site

Update: December 13, 2017: We are working on putting up a temporary antenna to operate at 5,000 watts, which we hope to have set up soon at new location. A more permanent solution for our high power of 10,000 watts will come later. Meanwhile, our programming is available on WRCR.com. We apologize for the inconvenience. […]

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No Injuries Reported after Early-Morning Fire in Sparkill

No injuries reported after an early-morning house fire in Sparkill. Fire officials say it took place at Robert Hagan Drive. No cause for the blaze yet.

Amazon Releases List of Top 20 Destinations for Second HQ

Amazon released its list of cities it is considering for its second headquarters, but Ramapo’s Novartis site isn’t on it. Among the potential candidates are Atlanta; Columbus, Ohio; Dallas; Nashville, Newark and New York City. Amazon got 238 responses to its RFP for its HQ2, which will reportedly cost at least $5 billion to construct […]

Indian Point Negotiations Continue with Union

The strike deadline for a union that represents 400-plus employees at Indian Point Energy Center has been extended as contract negotiations continue with the plant’s owner. The Hudson Valley Business Journal reported that the Utility Workers Union of America Local 1-2 wants a collective bargaining agreement with Entergy that would extend to the plant’s planned […]

Clarkstown Adds, Promotes Police Officers

The town of Clarkstown has added six new police officers to its department. Supervisor George Hoehmann says they each come from other departments with previous experience, including the NYPD and Woodbury, New York… Audio: George Hoehmann Also promoted was Sergeant Gerry O’Connor, who is now Detective Sergeant.

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 1/18/18

Eclipse is a 3 1/2 year old husky who was found as a stray wandering the streets of Ramapo. Eclipse is a playful high energy boy, typical of his breed. He loves the snow, running and jumping and is very treat motivated. Eclipse is looking for an all adult family with husky/malamute experience. Eclipse may […]

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 1/8/18

Full of love and kisses is Zander. Zander is a lab mix. He is about a year old and full of puppy love! He is truly a puppy in so many ways and we find it just adorable! Zander hasn’t been tested with cats. For more information on this pup call the shelter at (845) […]

Morning Drive Show

Mark Hanok’s Long-Range Winter Weather Forecast 2017-2018

As promised, Mark delivered his annual Columbus Day long-range winter weather forecast. Click here to view

The New Morning Drive Show Section!

NEW STUDIO LINE: 845-429-1700. December 13, 2017: We are working on putting up a temporary antenna to operate at 5,000 watts, which we hope to have set up soon at new location. A more permanent solution for our high power of 10,000 watts will come later. AM1700 Update: Working on Securing Temporary, Low-Power Location for […]

GM’s Corner

AM1700 Update: Working on Securing Temporary, Medium-Power Transmitter Site

Update: December 13, 2017: We are working on putting up a temporary antenna to operate at 5,000 watts, which we hope to have set up soon at new location. A more permanent solution for our high power of 10,000 watts will come later. Meanwhile, our programming is available on WRCR.com. We apologize for the inconvenience. […]

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 […]

Awards:

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.