Nick Kessler grew up in Michigan and got his start working in radio at a classic rock station out of Detroit. From there he landed his first on air gig at WRIF's HD2 station RIFF2. Shortly thereafter he started mornings in Ann Arbor for the famous W4 Country. Nick recently moved to the Hudson Valley but loves what the entire region has to offer. His two cats, Patti and Boo Boo always cause him to be the subject of ridicule but he couldn't be more proud of them. He likes short walks to Stewart's for a burger and always enjoys a good pun.
Will Bacon Prices Rise In The Capital Region?
If you thought bacon would run out when pigs fly then guess again. There's a nationwide bacon shortage!
Rivers Casino Opens Next Week, Here’s Some Info You Need To Know
As we prepare for the new Rivers Casino to open up soon, the Schenectady police department anticipates some high volume traffic and thousands of pedestrians. We want you to be ready!
Gloversville PD Will Now Have Body Cameras
With all of the tension between citizens and police officers, It's been something that's been debated for several years. Should the police be forced to wear body cameras?
Two Arrested After Several Vehicle Break-Ins Here In The Capital Region
It's never a good idea to leave your car unlocked. We all know that. However, sometimes even when you lock your cars, bad people can still get in.
Local Center Helps UAlbany Student with Immigration Trouble
I understand that emotions are very high right now and to some it could be rightfully so. Trumps orders to ban immigration has a lot of people citizens and immigrants worried about what the future may bring. Especially, to a nation that already seems so divided.
Woman Killed After Jump From Newburgh Beacon Bridge
A sad story from Beacon. A woman has jumped from the Newburgh Beacon bridge and was killed as result.
Albany Detective Faces Drunk Driving Charges
I know that nobody is perfect but I'm always disappointed to see these stories. Police officers are supposed to rise above and be an example for out community.
Find Where NY Ranks in Safest States To Meet Strangers Online
We all know there are dangers involved in the world of online dating. Whether it's on mobile apps like Tinder or paid websites like Match.com there's always a risk involved when meeting someone new. Just how safe is it in the Capital Region to meet strangers?
Schenectady Adds Manpower to Fight Against Heroin
I think it's safe to say we've all known someone who was effected the use of heroin. It's a highly addictive drug that can destroy lives. Thankfully, Schenectady County is fighting the good fight for us but is it enough.
New Telephone Scam Alert Warning
The Better Business Bureau wants to inform you about a new scam that has hit upstate New York. Be aware that there are scams everywhere and they always seem to be evolving. Even in 2017, we aren't safe from these scams.
Why I Can’t Wait For Chowderfest 2017
Let's face it. In the winter months, there can be a shortage of things to do. Especially, if you like to get outside but that's not the case at Winterfest in Saratoga.
New York Has Work to Do On The Fight Against Tobacco
You've got to admit, when it comes to the fight against tobacco, we've come a long way in the last ten years. However, there's still more work to do.