Friday, February 21, 2014

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Topics to Hit Today

-Utica Plays Manhattanville at the Aud Friday and Saturday.  It's a must win to beat Elmira for the league championship.  This is a key weekend for Utica with the conference top seed on the line, plus, Utica's national ranking which will most likely play a role when it comes to a berth in the NCAA tournament.

-Syracuse is at Duke Saturday night at 6.  (Duke lost to UNC last night)

-The Olympic women's hockey team lost to the Canadians on Thursday (after leading 2-0)

-The Men's U.S. Hockey Team plays Canada today at 12 noon.  The gold medal game is on Sunday, the final day of the Olympics

Willie Waffle's Movie Reviews

Willie looks at the movie 3 Days to Kill starring Kevin Costner.  It's a whole story about a secret service agent.  Willie doesn't have great things to say.  You can also check his website.

Adirondack Railway - Are the tracks going to Lake Placid Staying

Gene Falvo is on-air with an update.

The Man Charged in the Death of a dog withdrew his guilty plea

Kim Strong from Lainey's Army is on the air to discuss the implications.

City of Utica Tax Increase

Councilman Joe Marino is on air to talk about the budget.

New Jersey High School Wrestling Team and a Racist Photo

They took a photo of the team lynching a black wrestling dummy.  They've had to forfeit their season.  We'll discuss.

Utica City Budget - The Mayor of Utica

Mayor Rob Palmieri is on talking about the new city budget.

A Big Weekend for Utica College Tonight and Tomorrow

Utica plays at home against Manhattanville.  Coach Gary Heenan is on.

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