News

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.

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. 

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

 

Norm & Company: Dr. Bill Valenti

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 8:30pm - 9:00pm

Dr. Bill Valenti, co-founder of Trillium Health, continues his efforts to end the HIV epidemic in New York State by 2020 and reflects on his work as a physician, advocate and community trailblazer on this episode of Norm & Company.

America Abroad: Islam and the Cosmos

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 9:00pm

Seven years into a brutal civil war in Syria, we are reminded how fragile states can lead to regional instability, cause humanitarian crises and fall prey to extremist organizations, such as ISIS.

Opioids from Inside

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 3:00pm

WORLD Channel releases on Facebook this film that follows the journeys of three women whose lives have been forever changed as result of their addiction to opioids.