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New York News
6:30 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

Deadline Looms For Dairy Protection Program Enrollments

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Dairy experts are urging farmers to sign up for a new program included in the Farm Bill that is their only safety net for fluctuating milk prices.

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New England News
5:46 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

Snow Expected To Slow Thanksgiving Travel

Top transportation and public safety officials in Massachusetts say the state is ready for the first big snow storm of the season, which is timed to hit on one of the busiest travel days of the year.

The Massachusetts Transportation Secretary Frank DePaola is urging people with travel plans for Thanksgiving to bring patience along. He advised people to leave for their holiday destinations early in the morning, or after 8 p.m. to avoid rush hour commuters.  He said highway crews are ready for the predicted Wednesday snowstorm.

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New York News
5:30 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

Historic Building On Former Plattsburgh Air Force Base Sold

Old Stone Barracks November 2014
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The oldest building on the former Plattsburgh Air Force Base has new owners and a new plan for its future. On Monday the new proprietors and plans for the Old Stone Barracks were announced.

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New England News
4:16 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

Travelers, Communities Adjusting For Storm Ahead Of Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving travelers, communities, and utility and transportation companies are preparing for a busy and possibly messy extended holiday weekend. A winter storm could dump up to a foot of snow on parts of the interior Northeast just as many are expected to hit the roads.

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Weather
3:52 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

Meteorologist Garett Argianas' Evening Forecast

Garett Argianas

Meteorologist Garett Argianas delivers the evening weather forecast for Tuesday, November 25, 2014. 

Hudson Valley News
3:18 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

NY Farm Bureau Tells EPA To Ditch The Rule

The comment period has closed for a proposed rule concerning the federal Clean Water Act. Before the deadline, the New York Farm Bureau barraged the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency with a few thousand postcards. Meanwhile, EPA says there are several misconceptions.

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WAMC Programs
3:06 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

The Book Show #1375 - Siri Hustvedt

    With The Blazing World, internationally best¬selling author Siri Hustvedt returns to the New York art world telling the provocative story of the artist Harriet Burden.

After years of watching her work ignored or dismissed by critics, Burden conducts an experiment she calls Maskings: she presents her own art behind three male masks, concealing her female identity.

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New England News
12:50 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

Funeral Arrangements Announced For Bishop Maguire

Funeral arrangements have been finalized for Springfield Bishop Emeritus Joseph Maguire, who died Sunday at the age of 95.  A public prayer service at Saint Michael’s Cathedral in Springfield will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday, November 30.  The funeral at the cathedral will take place at 11 a.m. Monday December 1st.    Maguire was the bishop of the Springfield Diocese from 1977 to 1992.  WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill spoke with current Bishop Mitchell Rozanski.

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Weather
12:23 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

Meteorologist Paul Caiano's Midday Forecast

Paul Caiano
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Newschannel 13 meteorologist Paul Caiano delivers the Midday Weather Summary for Tuesday, November 25, 2014. 

Vox Pop
12:03 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

Open Forum: Ferguson

The grand jury decision not to indict Darren Wilson in the August shooting of Michael Brown has sparked outrage and protest around the country. It’s on everyone’s minds today, and we are still seeing the aftermath play out.

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