Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

2018 Year in Review: Hurricane brings many Puerto Ricans to Rochester

Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico in August 2017, destroying large parts of the island and killing thousands of people.

The deadly storm forced hundreds of thousands of Puerto Ricans to leave the island in search of new homes. More than 3,000 people found those new homes in Rochester.

2018 Year in Review: Hurri... by on Scribd

Tianna Mañon is a contributing reporter for WXXI news. She’s covered issues like the presence of plastic in the Great Lakes, the death of Trevyan Rowe and the impact of the opioid epidemic in the inner-city.