Brian Mann

Reporter for North Country Public Radio

Brian Mann appears in the following:

Democrats Chip Away At GOP State Control

Friday, November 30, 2018

This year Democrats took seven Republican gubernatorial seats and claimed six new state trifectas. The party is chipping away at gains made by Republicans in the last 10 years.


Camp Fire Worsens Northern California's Housing Crisis

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Thousands of people displaced by the deadly wildfire in Butte County are scrambling for places to live. FEMA is helping, but the sheer number makes the process a slow one.


In The Ashes Of California's Wildfires, Residents Struggle To Find New Homes.

Monday, November 26, 2018

Frustration is growing for residents of Paradise, Calif., and other areas destroyed by wildfires. Some are overwhelmed by FEMA paperwork. Others are relying on the kindness of friends.


New York's Adirondack Mountain Received Snow Earlier Than Usual

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Winter arrived early in New York's Adirondack Mountains. The high country is locked in snow and ice. We have a Thanksgiving week postcard from a trek to the summit of Algonquin Mountain.


Funerals Begin For Those Killed In Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Pittsburgh's Jewish community began the first funerals on Tuesday for those killed at the Tree of Life synagogue on Saturday. President Trump also visited the city, but was not welcomed by everyone.


Suspect In Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Makes First Court Appearance

Monday, October 29, 2018

Robert Bowers, the suspect in Saturday's deadly shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue, appeared before a federal magistrate Monday. He's been charged with 29 federal counts in connection with the shooting that left 11 dead.


What We Know About The Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Suspect

Sunday, October 28, 2018

Robert Bowers, 46, has been charged in the shooting deaths of 11 worshippers at a synagogue in Pittsburgh. Bowers railed against Jews on social media and as he was being apprehended by police.


How Midterm Voters Are Reacting To The Killing Of Journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

The killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi has fueled growing international outrage. But how the case is resonating in the media and with voters in the U.S. just two weeks ahead of midterms?


Investigators Delve Into What Caused Deadly Limo Crash In New York

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

The National Transportation Safety Board and other agencies are looking at the qualifications of the driver, the vehicle's condition and the layout of the intersection. Twenty people were killed.


After Hurricane Florence, Animal Shelters Are Inundated With Lost Pets

Sunday, September 23, 2018

As the Florence recovery effort continues, volunteers from across the South are helping care for the dogs and cats separated from their owners. The goal: reunite as many pets and people as possible.


President Trump Tours Damage In North Carolina Done By Hurricane Florence

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

On Wednesday, President Trump toured communities in North Carolina that were damaged by Hurricane Florence.


Hit Hard By Florence, Areas Of The South Struggle To Get Supplies

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

People in and around the Carolinas are hurting in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence. The storm left more than 30 people dead and hundreds of thousands of people without electricity and shelter.


Tropical Storm Florence: Crumbling Levee Threatens North Carolina Homes

Sunday, September 16, 2018

As tropical storm Florence lumbers west through the Carolinas, river towns face more heavy rain and rising waters. In Lumberton, N.C., officials say a deteriorating levee threatens hundreds of homes.


Shootings Put Spotlight On Gun Violence In Toronto

Sunday, September 02, 2018

A spike in shootings and gun deaths in Canada has some activists and politicians calling for tougher gun control laws while others want police to be given broader authority to monitor gang activity.


Canadians Say Trade Fight Has Changed Their View Of The U.S.

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

After reaching a handshake agreement with Mexico to redo NAFTA, President Trump immediately sought to exert pressure on Canada to make concessions in any revised trade deal.


Hikers In New York's Adirondack Mountains Wish For An Endless Summer

Monday, August 27, 2018

Summer is at its peak in the Adirondack Mountains. That means wild flowers, croaking frogs, alpine views and leaps into ice-cold swimming holes. We take a hike to capture the sounds of the season.


U.S. Media Is Divided On Its Coverage Of The Cohen Plea And Manafort Verdict

Thursday, August 23, 2018

President Trump has had a terrible week, with two former associates guilty of federal crimes. That story is being told very differently in the right and left-leaning media that many Americans follow.


Counterprotesters Outnumber 'Unite The Right' Rally Attendees

Monday, August 13, 2018

A small group of white supremacists gathered near the White House Sunday in Lafayette Park. They were protected by a huge police presence keeping them separated from hundreds of counterdemonstrators.


Washington Prepares For White Supremacist Rally

Sunday, August 12, 2018

An update on the march by white supremacists in Washington D.C.


NRA Claims Financial Difficulties In Lawsuit

Sunday, August 05, 2018

The NRA's attorneys claimed that the group is in financial peril and could be forced to shut down some or all of its operations.