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Central New York, Community, Environment, Health, Syracuse, Weather

Lack of Sun Causing Vitamin D Deficiencies in Central New Yorkers

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Click here to see why lack of sunlight is landing some Central New Yorkers in the doctor’s office.  Audio Transcript: Vitamin D transcript By Natalie Maier, SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — In the months of November through March, the sunlight in Central New York is so scarce that our bodies are not producing any of their own […]

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Community, Public Safety, Syracuse, Weather

Department of Public Works Unveils Plan for Plowing City Sidewalks

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Listen here to learn about the 20 miles of Syracuse sidewalks that are being designated as important areas for snow plows to clear. Michael Greene believes this years plan will help improve safety in the city. Audio transcript: Snow Removal transcript  By Matt Dzenawager SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) —  Syracuse Common Councilor At-Large Michael Greene and […]

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Environment, Weather

UN Report Says Fossil Fuel Usage Must Decrease Now

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Listen here to learn about the United Nations report on climate change. Audio Transcript: Climate Change Report Wrap Transcript By Ryan Golde SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — The United Nations climate change group released a report that said “unprecedented changes” are needed to battle global warming. The International Panel on Climate Change said that countries need to […]

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International, Public Safety, Weather

Inside the Lives of People Affected by the Indonesian Earthquake

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Click the play button above to learn more about the aftermath of the earthquake that hit Lombok  island. Audio Transcription: Earthquake in Lombok By Ashtyn Hiron LOMBOK, INDONESIA. (NCC News) — Homes are ruined and people are scared after an earthquake hit Lombok island in Indonesia. This is one of two large earthquakes to hit Lombok within […]

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Central New York, Health, Weather

Skin Care During the Summertime


Click the play button above to learn more about how to keep your face healthy. Audio Transcript: Skin Care in the Summer By Casey Buscher SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Taking care of your skin during the summer will help keep away breakouts and oily skin. Summertime has the potential to bring everything from sunburns to oily skin to dry patches […]

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Central New York, Environment, Weather

A Familiar Weather Pattern Could Possibly Bring Flooding To CNY

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Click above to hear more! Audio Transcript: Familiar Weather Pattern By Alexandria Bennett, SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — The weather pattern this week is the same weather pattern that caused a historic flood in Central New York years ago.  According to the National Weather Service, two systems are coming together now that reflect the weather that brought […]

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Central New York, Health, Syracuse, Weather

Heat Advisory in Syracuse Raises Red Flag for Health Concerns

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By Alexis Scott SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – The heat index went up to 101 degrees in Syracuse and even hotter in surrounding areas. Paired with Southern-like humidity, The National Weather Service says one major health concern is heat stroke. Medical doctor, Jeremy Joslin of Upstate Medical Hospital said that many people believe they’re having a […]

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Central New York, Community, Environment, Syracuse, Weather

CNY Landscapers and Insurance Agents Help Repair Damage After Snowstorm

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Video transcript: Barkann Package 3 Tree Cleanup 5Mar18 By Emily Barkann SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Central New York has some of the worst weather in the nation, which benefitted landscaping and insurance companies after Friday’s record-breaking snowstorm. When rain falls, water runs off trees causing minimal damage, but when snow falls, it piles up and weighs […]

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Central New York, Transportation, Weather

Nor’easter Shuts Down Syracuse Flights

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Click the play button to hear about the flight cancellations at Syracuse Hancock International Airport. Audio Transcript: Nor’easter Shuts Down Syracuse Flights By Justin Paura  SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — It’s the second day of spring, but apparently mother nature doesn’t know that.Over 30 flights at the Syracuse Hancock International Airport were canceled on Wednesday due […]

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Business, Central New York, Sports, Syracuse, Weather

Web Extra: NCC Newsbrief Podcast 3/21/18

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Audio Transcript: NCC Newsbrief 032118_Hansen NCC News’ Nicole Hansen wraps up the day in Central New York news with your NCC News Brief for Wednesday, March 21. Stories include how Syracuse men’s basketball’s NCAA Tournament run has impacted local businesses, an update on the snowstorm sweeping up the East Coast, and a popular craft beer pub’s […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Syracuse, Weather

This New Home Has a Familiar Feel

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Video Transcript: Lucey-Pkg-3 Chris Lucey SYRACUSE, NY (NCC News) – When Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico this past October it turned the lives of thousands of Puerto Ricans upside down, including that of Nelson Rolando-Rodriguez. The eight-year-old had just started the third grade when the storm hit, wiping out his school and taking him out […]

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Central New York, Community, Environment, Government, Syracuse, Weather

Syracuse Finds New Snow Removal Solutions Through a Local Contest

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  Click the play button above to learn how Mayor Ben Walsh originally struggled to use the data. Audio Transcript: Civic Hackathon Transcript By Cameron Tirado SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) —  Oswego, New York native Michael G. Phillips is no stranger to the snow, but he was unfamiliar with the type of data he used to […]

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