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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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Breaking News: Ex-Ramapo Sup. Chris St. Lawrence sentenced to 30 months in federal prison, $75K

WRCR Breaking News: Former Ramapo Supervisor Chris St. Lawrence was sentenced to 30 months in federal prison, three years of supervised release and a $75,000 fine. Rockland County Executive Ed Day said he hopes this “closes a sad chapter in Ramapo.”

Rocklander Among Port Authority Officers to Take Down Suspected Terrorist

A Theills resident was among the four Port Authority officers who took down a suspected terrorist Monday in midtown. The Police Benevolent Association identified 36-year-old Drew Preston as one of the first to reach Akayed Ullah moments after he set off a pipe-bomb strapped to his chest in an underground walkway near Times Square and […]

CSL Sentencing Expected Today as Pre-sentence Hearing Ends Tuesday

Today’s the day. Lohud.com reports former Ramapo Supervisor Chris St. Lawrence is expected to be sentenced today, after the judge found prosecutors failed to quantify the investors’ losses from the fraud. The judge did say, however, the losses did occur and investors were victims of false information on the town’s fiscal health. St. Lawrence’s attorneys […]

Though Clock is Ticking, Lawmakers Hope to Avert Federal Government Shutdown

The clock is ticking as Democrats and Republicans negotiate year-end deals on government spending. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has vowed lawmakers would not shut down the government, but Congresswoman Nita Lowey told “The Morning Show” Monday she doesn’t have much faith in her colleagues across the aisle… Audio: Nita Lowey The House and Senate passed […]

Meredyth’s Pet Corner

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 12/7/17

Hi Tor’s sweet Sophie needs you! This special little old lady needs to get out of the shelter and into a calm, warm, loving home. No one is quite sure how old this senior is, but she needs a foster/hospice home. Sophie is not doing well at all in the shelter environment. She is apartment-size […]

Hi Tor List of Adoptable Pets 11/30/17

Could that wrinkly forehead and those droopy jowls be any more adorable! Meet Brutus! He is 3 1/2 years old and very sweet from what we have seen so far. Poor Brutus was found as a stray, a rope wrapped around his neck. He is a cutie and a big goofy boy. Say hello to […]

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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!

AM1700 Update: Working on Securing Temporary, Low-Power Location for Antenna October 6, 2017: We are working on putting up a temporary antenna to operate at 2,500 watts, which we hope to have set up soon, in a location to be determined. A more permanent solution for our top power of 10,000 watts will come later, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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.