That's right. The Press-Republican has started a podcast. This was an idea we had back in March, and now, we have made what was once just an idea a reality. We got a mic, and now, we are ready to roll.

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Episode 48: Plattsburgh Town Supervisor Michael Cashman is kind enough to join Editor-in-Chief Joe LoTemplio, Night Editor Ben Rowe and Sports Editor Joey LaFranca for an hour-long talk about of number of local topics. The group discusses the delicacy of the Michigan in Plattsburgh, the ongo…

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As we head into Independence Day weekend, Editor-in-Chief Joe LoTemplio, Night Editor Ben Rowe and Sports Editor Joey LaFranca catch up on all that's happened this week. Joey gives three hot takes that have been on his mind, and that opens up a ton of other conversation. 

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Episode 45: Editor-in-Chief Joe LoTemplio, Night Editor Ben Rowe and Sports Editor Joey LaFranca return after a week off to talk about a number of things. Some of the most fun discussions include what's happening with the Olympics, what restaurants can do since they can't give alcoholic drin…

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Episode 43: It's all about the news section this week as Night Editor Ben Rowe and Editor-in-Chief Joe LoTemplio welcome back Staff Writers Cara Chapman and McKenzie Delisle to the recording studios. For the first time in months, the Press-Republican newsroom has nobody working remote, and w…

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Episode 41: Night Editor Ben Rowe and Sports Editor Joey LaFranca take a little bit of time to talk after a very busy week in the newsroom. The duo discusses a number of things, including the newest mask guidance. Also, Ben quizzes Joey on some sports trivia that could be considered very odd…

For our 40th episode, Night Editor Ben Rowe takes Editor-in-Chief Joe LoTemplio, Sports Editor Joey LaFranca and the listeners back in time and talks about local history from as far back as 1921. Joe also shares some interesting news about his new bathroom at home, and Joey gives a local sports update.

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Episode 37: On a busy news week, it's just Editor-in-Chief Joe LoTemplio, Night Editor Ben Rowe and Sports Editor Joey LaFranca hanging out. The trio talks about the upcoming high school football season as well as the Plattsburgh State women's lacrosse team winning their first SUNYAC game in…

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Episode 36: Editor-in-Chief Joe LoTemplio and Night Editor Ben Rowe take part in an epic trivia competition put together by Sports Editor Joey LaFranca. Also, Joe voices his desire for a roller coaster in Plattsburgh. Staff Writer Cara Chapman also joins the podcast and kicks it off with Joey for a news brief.

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Episode 32: It's St. Patrick's Day, and Editor-in-Chief Joe LoTemplio, Night Editor Ben Rowe and Sports Editor Joey LaFranca are here to talk about some holiday news. In addition, the trio mentions the ongoing Gov. Andrew Cuomo saga and the decrease of COVID-19 cases in the North Country. Th…

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Episode 19: We're back from our Thanksgiving break and releasing a special Wednesday episode a couple days before our typical Friday release. Editor-in-Chief Joe LoTemplio, Night Editor Ben Rowe and Sports Editor Joey LaFranca talk about what has been happening in the local news scene of lat…

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Episode 17: One of the busiest news weeks in quite some time has come to an end with election season coming to a close but COVID-19 cases in the area picking up. Editor-in-Chief Joe LoTemplio, Night Editor Ben Rowe and Sports Editor Joey LaFranca hang with you to talk about all that has happ…

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Episode 15: This is a special edition episode of the Press Pass Podcast as Plattsburgh State men's basketball coach Mike Blaine joins Sports Editor Joey LaFranca for a 1-on-1 interview. The duo talks about Baine's first year at Plattsburgh State and what his initial impressions of the North …

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Episode 13: Quick Hits has a couple different voices this week as McKenzie Delisle calls upon substitutes in staff writers Ben Watson and Sage Lewandowski to join Staff Writer Cara Chapman for the weekly news brief. Night Editor Ben Rowe and Sports Editor Joey LaFranca conclude the show with…

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Episode 12: Quick Hits with staff writers McKenzie Delisle and Cara Chapman kicks off the show with the weekly news review and a look into what's ahead. Sports Editor Joey LaFranca recalls what it was like to cover a high school sporting event for the first time since March 7. Editor-in-Chie…

Episode 1: July 24, 2020 That's right. The Press-Republican has started a podcast. This was an idea we had back in March, and now, we have made what was once just an idea a reality. We got a mic, and now, we are ready to roll. In this first episode, listen to Editor-in-Chief Joe LoTemplio,…

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