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Syracuse Public TV Station Drops Pledge Drives

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Syracuse Public TV Station Drops Pledge Drives

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Syracuse Public TV Station Drops Pledge Drives

Syracuse Public TV Station Drops Pledge Drives

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The public TV station in Syracuse, N.Y. — WCNY — is the first in the country to try to do away with the on-air pledge drive. As Matt Hackworth of member station WAER reports, the station bought a TV production business it hopes will generate enough revenue to keep it solvent.