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Trout Swim Back Into Syracuse as Fishing Season Returns

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By Elijah Shama SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)–  Trout season in Central New York opens this Saturday, the 1st ofApril. New York state estimates that season won’t be lacking in fish and an upwards of 20,000 rainbow trout expected to be found in Skaneateles Lake. Dr. Neil Ringler a Professor at SUNY ESF says that its impossible know for […]

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How Maple Syrup Is Made

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Newhouse Knows is a franchise of “explainer” news stories produced by 2017 Broadcast and Digital Journalism graduate students at the Newhouse School. Similar to explainer journalism produced by professionals, these stories clarify the more complex facets of news stories, provide deeper background, or explain in greater detail how something that’s been in the news works […]

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Web Extra: NY Bill Would Let Movie Theaters Sell Alcohol

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By Brittany Stephanis SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Moviegoers in New York may be able to buy alcoholic beverages at theaters soon. According to Governor Andrew Cuomo’s executive budget, a new bill would permit alcoholic beverage sales in licensed movie theaters under certain conditions. While last year’s theatrical market statistics, by the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA), showed an increase in global box office […]

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SU Senior Prints Mark in Jewelry Business

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By Jamie Weiss SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) —  During her third year at Syracuse University, Talley Larkin, an industrial design student from Rhode Island, was exposed to all aspects of 3D printing. After falling in love with the ability to print any design, Larkin decided to spend her summer in Berlin, training to become even more […]

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Getting Ready for It’s Second Season, the Lakeview Amphitheater is Music For Tourism’s Ears

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By Steven Krainin SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney spoke at the Thursday Morning Roundtable. The Roundtable is a weekly event where members of the community can learn about what other members are doing. Mahoney used most of her time recapping what she addressed in her State of the County address. […]

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Refugees Consuming Toxic Fish From Onondaga Lake

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By Matt Kaufax SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – For years, the New York State Department of Health has issued warnings concerning the the fish in Onondaga Lake, saying that they are unhealthy for consumption.  Because of mercury, PCB, and other harmful chemical contamination, fish from the lake should not be consumed.  Unfortunately though, the Health Department’s […]

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Syracuse by the Numbers

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Newhouse Knows is a franchise of “explainer” news stories produced by 2017 Broadcast and Digital Journalism graduate students at the Newhouse School. Similar to explainer journalism produced by professionals, these stories clarify the more complex facets of news stories, provide deeper background, or explain in greater detail how something that’s been in the news works […]

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Starbucks to Release Gluten-Free and Vegan Options in 2017

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By Paola Figueroa SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — Coffee Giant Starbucks has announced that it will be introducing Gluten-Free and Vegan options this coming year to its menu. Both lifestyle changes have grown in popularity over the past 10 years. While a Gluten-free diet has long been a treatment for Celiac’s Disease, which is spurs the immune […]

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