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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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Central New York, Sports, Weather

Mother Nature Helping Syracuse Chiefs’ Grounds Crew Prepare For 2018 Season

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Video Transcript: My Story Script By Anthony Mazzini SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — The month of February in Syracuse is usually not sunny and warm, but a recent arrival of nice weather reminds locals that baseball season is right around the corner. At NBT Bank Stadium, the home of the Syracuse Chiefs, the grounds crew appreciates this […]

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Central New York, Sports, Syracuse, Things to do, Weather

Syracuse Speed Skaters Produce Talented Athletes

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By Katie Benoit SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – The Winter Olympics are underway, and one sport has some talented athletes right here in Syracuse. Two skaters got their start Syracuse Speed Skating before making the Olympic trials. Cherise Wilkins is now a coach after her successful career as a long-and short- track skater. Wilkins competed […]

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Community, Food, Syracuse, Things to do, Weather

Syracuse University’s not-so-Winter Carnival

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By Rachel Hoffman SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)–Every year since 1930, Syracuse University hosts its annual Winter Carnival to help motivate students through upcoming midterm exams by getting them out of the brutal Syracuse winters for free food, giveaways and activities. This year, however, the “winter” title fell short to the spring-like weather Syracuse has been […]

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