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Evan Dawson receives Jessica Henderson Spirit Award

Wed, 10/26/2016 - 9:00am

Congratulations goes to Connections talk show host Evan Dawson, who was honored by NAMI Rochester Tuesday night.

A milestone: WXXI turns 50

Mon, 09/05/2016 - 7:00am

Read the Democrat and Chronicle story about WXXI turning 50.

WXXI News Wins Edward R. Murrow Award

Tue, 04/19/2016 - 5:00pm

WXXI News has won a regional Edward R. Murrow Award from the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) for its coverage of the Genesee Street Mass Shooting.

Seven People Shot, Three Dead & Four Wounded In Rochester

Thu, 08/20/2015 - 6:00am

WXXI News provides on-going news coverage on last night's shooting in Rochester.

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NPR's Three-Part Interview with President Obama

Mon, 12/29/2014 - 6:00am

President Obama talks about his relationship with Congress, his recent executive actions on immigration and Cuba, race in the U.S., and foreign policy.

Larry and Jane Glazer: A tragic loss for the Rochester community

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 4:00pm

Jane and Larry Glazer loved this community and their loss will be deeply felt by so many of us, whose lives they touched. 

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Innovation Conversation: Middle School Moment

Mon, 09/24/2012 - 7:00pm

Join WXXI’s Innovation Trail for a community conversation event about the dropout crisis in Rochester and upstate New York, part of WXXI American Graduate Week

 

East Lake Meadow: A Public Housing Story On-Demand

Watch On-Demand: East Lake Meadows, the public housing project opened by the Atlanta Housing Authority in 1970 and demolished a generation later, is the subject of a new documentary by Sarah Burns and David McMahon. 

A Capitol Fourth, 2020

Sat, 07/04/2020 - 8:00pm

Co-hosted by John Stamos and Vanessa Williams, this special kicks off the country’s 244th birthday! Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the traditional live concert will not be held at the U.S. Capitol; instead performances were pre-taped without a live audience

Opioids From Inside: First Responders

Tue, 06/23/2020 - 11:00pm

This documentary follows the lives of first responders who are fighting opioid epidemic every day. 

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