DMA 80: ROCHESTER, NY

Former WHEC Meteorologist Sues Station

DMA 80: ROCHESTER, NY

Slur Or Slip Up? Meteorologist Is Fired, City Is Roiled

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Did a TV meteorologist broadcast a racial slur or simply flub a line? That polarizing question has reverberated in this upstate New York city and beyond since WHEC fired Jeremy Kappell after he apparently referred to a park in his weather report as “Martin Luther Coon King Jr. Park.” Rochester’s mayor, […]

DMA 80: ROCHESTER, NY

WHEC Meteorologist Fired Over Racial Slur