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Another company in the Southern Adirondack region has introduced plans to open a facility to grow and distribute medical marijuana.

One of the journalists most closely associated with Boston is heading west tonight to the Berkshires to deliver the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute’s annual Mona Sherman Memorial Lecture at the Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield.

BIFF - Bob And The Trees

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  Director Diego Ongaro’s first feature film, Bob and the Trees, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year and is going to screen at the Berkshire International Film Festival on May 29th in Great Barrington.

The film is a fiction narrative and was entirely shot in the Berkshire in winter 2014 in the middle of the Polar Vortex using mostly non-professional actors.

Diego Ongaro joins us this morning along with Bob Tarasuk – the actor playing, Bob, a version of himself in the film.

5/22/15 Panel

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  The Roundtable Panel: a daily open discussion of issues in the news and beyond.

Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, WAMC newsman, Ray Graf, and political consultant and lobbyist, Libby Post.

 

WAMC's Political Observer Alan Chartock delivers his morning commentary.

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  The top lawyer to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo plans to meet with representatives of other state leaders to discuss potential changes to the administration's policy of purging emails. 

Newschannel 13 Meteorologist Paul Caiano
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Here's Neweschannel 13 Meteorologist Paul Caiano's WAMC Regional Forecast.

Today's Sports News

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NBA:

To the NBA Playoffs and the Western Conference finals where Stephen Curry allowed the Golden State Warriors to overcome an outstanding performance by James Harden as the Warriors held off Houston 99-98 and take a 2-0 series lead.

The Academic Minute for 2015.5.18 - 5.22

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 Monday, May 18 Abe Springer - Northern Arizona University   Springs and Sustainability Dr. Abe Springer is a professor of hydrogeology and ecohydrology at the School of Earth Sciences and Environmental Sustainability at Northern Arizona University. For the past 20 years, he has studied local and regional groundwater flow systems and the human impacts on them.  Tuesday, May 19 Michael Strager - West Virginia University            Protecting Water Resources Michael P.

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