Local Doctor's Stories of Haiti

URMC's Dr. Jean Joseph spent a week in Haiti after the devastating earthquake.

Frontline“Obama's Deal” on WXXI-TV

Tue, 04/13/2010 - 9:00pm

FRONTLINE goes behind closed doors to examine the political battles and costly compromises that defined the Obama administration’s efforts toward healthcare reform.

Snowshoe Championships Run Through Upstate NY

When the U.S. National Snowshoe Championships came to Syracuse, a local athlete took home a title.

Wind Farm on Local Waters?

Proposals to build wind turbines off the shore of Wayne County could bring the first wind farm to Lake Ontario.

Lake Ontario Wind Power Proposals & Visit to Haiti

Fri, 03/26/2010 - 8:30pm - 9:02pm

This week on Need to Know, Wayne County lawmakers and residents are considering the pros and cons of an offshore wind farm on Lake Ontario.

Fuel Cell Technology Focus on Vehicles & More

Locally based research on fuel cell technology could be the future of the auto industry - and a whole lot more.

Census Estimates Show Stability in Rochester Area

As the 2010 census progresses, 2009 estimates show the population of the Rochester metropolitan area is only slightly smaller than in 2000.

President Obama Signs Health Care Reform Bill

Local Democrat Louise Slaughter helped get the controversial bill passed in the House of Representatives late Sunday.

Soda Tax Proponent on Need to Know Friday

New York State Health Commissioner Dr. Richard Daines explains why he wants you to pay more for soda.

1370 Connection: Rochester's High Poverty Rate

A new report says Rochester's poverty rate is at 29.4%. Only Buffalo has a higher poverty rate among New York's cities measuring 29.9%.