Gwynne Hogan

Reporter/Producer, WNYC News

Gwynne Hogan appears in the following:

Court Orders State To Vaccinate Older Inmate - Advocates Hope It Will Lead To Others

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Criminal right advocates hope the decision will push the state to speed up access to vaccines for vulnerable incarcerated people.


Data Shows Half of New York's State Prisons Dealing With Large COVID Outbreaks

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

More than 1,000 incarcerated people in prisons across the state have tested positive for COVID-19 in the last two weeks.

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NYPD to Bulk Up City Hall Security and Send 200 Officers to D.C. Ahead of Inauguration

Thursday, January 14, 2021

"Nothing compares with any past threats," said John Miller, the NYPD deputy commissioner of intelligence.  


NY, NJ Ramp Up Security Around Statehouses Ahead of Inauguration

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

The FBI had reportedly warned “armed” demonstrators could attempt further attacks across the country.


Nine COVID Deaths and More Than 1000 Infections in 3 Weeks, Will New York Do More to Stop the Spread in Prisons?

Friday, January 08, 2021

"They have survived so many things and we can’t expect them to to survive this."


140,000 New Yorkers Have Now Gotten First Dose of COVID-19 Vaccine, What Comes Next?

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

"We struggle with vaccinating adults," says Dr. Wafaa El-Sadr, on why the rollout of vaccines in our area is so complicated. 


WNYC's Time Capsule Call-In Special

Sunday, December 27, 2020

As this historic year comes to a close, it's time to set aside what we want to remember. Today, a Time Capsule call-in special.

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With 80 Percent Spike in Clemency Applications, Governor Cuomo Still Unlikely to Grant Them

Wednesday, December 23, 2020

Governor Cuomo received an 80 percent increase in clemency applications as COVID-19 spread through prisons. 


What It's Like To Be A COVID Guinea Pig

Friday, December 18, 2020

A WNYC reporter enters a clinical trial for a COVID vaccine.

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As COVID Hospitalizations Climb, Indoor Dining Pauses In NYC

Friday, December 11, 2020

With more than 1,500 people hospitalized with COVID across the city, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says it's time to put indoor dining on hold. 


Staten Island Families Grieve Loved Ones Lost to COVID, While Others Buck Under COVID Restrictions

Friday, December 11, 2020

"It's an ugly death," said the daughter of one COVID victim. But one business owner says of life in a microcluster zone: "in order to save us in one way, you’re killing us in another."


Cuomo Says More Than 70 Percent of COVID Cases are From Household Gatherings, But Data Isn't So Clear

Thursday, December 03, 2020

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has launched a public awareness campaign warning New Yorkers that gatherings in people's homes are mostly to blame for the spread of COVID.


Gov Cuomo Said NY's COVID App Could Make a Big Difference. Did it?

Wednesday, December 02, 2020

More than one million New Yorkers have downloaded the state’s COVID app but there’s a long way to go before it has widespread practical use.


“Shut the Schools Down, Don’t Shut Hockey Down,” NJ Hockey Fans Bristle at Governor Murphy’s Warning to the Sport

Thursday, November 19, 2020

Parents, coaches and kids in youth hockey leagues are clinging to some sense of normalcy, however risky it might be, as the state’s COVID-19 positivity rate surpasses 10 percent.


Some Businesses Take Plywood Down, While Others Wait To See What Others Are Doing

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

"If you see other retailers do it, it almost puts like a fear (in you). So that's what we did," said one Soho store manager.


NYPD Violently Arrest Protesters at Election Demonstration

Thursday, November 05, 2020

Gwynne Hogan discusses post-election day protests and violent arrests by the NYPD. 

NYPD Violently Arrests More Than Fifty Post-Election Protesters In Manhattan

Thursday, November 05, 2020

"I hate this I'm 78-years-old, I've lived in this country. This is not America," said a witness to the arrests.

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“Vaguely Threatening” RoboCalls Continue in NY Area, Similar to Ones Spread By Right Wing Political Operatives Warning People to “Stay Home”

Friday, October 30, 2020

Robocalls that discourage voting have been happening for months. It is unclear who is behind the calls but they are similar to calls at the center of a federal civil rights lawsuit.

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The Pandemic Upended Their Lives Economically, Then Federal Benefits Ended, How New Yorkers are Surviving Seven Months In

Monday, October 26, 2020

"It's like feast or famine and you have to be super comfortable with that reality right now."


Simchat Torah Begins In Borough Park With Large Crowds and Few Masks, Despite State Orders

Sunday, October 11, 2020

Governor Andrew Cuomo's recent executive order capped religious gatherings at 10 people to stop the spread of COVID-19. It went largely unheeded.