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7:01 am
Tue March 31, 2015

Meteorologist Paul Caiano's Morning Forecast

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Here's NewsChannel 13 Meteorologist Paul Caiano's WAMC Regional Forecast:

Mostly sunny north of I-90 today, mostly cloudy south with a few snow showers.  Highs in the lower 40's.

Partly cloudy tonight.  Lows in the lower 20's.

Mostly sunny, still breezy and cold tomorrow.  Highs in the lower 40's.

New England News
7:00 am
Tue March 31, 2015

Congressman Neal To Visit Western Massachusetts Farms

Congressman Richard Neal (D-MA)
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Massachusetts Congressman Richard Neal will be touring a couple of western Massachusetts farms Tuesday. Governor Charlie Baker will also celebrate Massachusetts Agricultural Day at the State House.

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WAMC News
6:55 am
Tue March 31, 2015

Morning Headlines With Mike Spain Of The Times Union

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about the New York State budget and what it could mean to teachers in the state.

Sports
6:04 am
Tue March 31, 2015

Sports Report: Women's Final Four Is Set

NCAA:

Top seeds Connecticut and Maryland have advanced to the Final Four of the NCAA women's basketball tournament, where they will face each other on Sunday. UConn bested Dayton 91-70 after trailing at the half. Maryland downed Tennessee 58-48. Next Tuesday Notre Dame will take on South Carolina in the other Final Four game.

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New England News
11:15 pm
Mon March 30, 2015

Shumlin Discusses Strategy To End Family Homelessness

Governor Peter Shumlin announced a strategy to end child and family homelessness in Vermont by 2020 as he presented a $580,000 construction grant for 14 affordable apartments and a day station for the homeless in Burlington.

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New England News
10:40 pm
Mon March 30, 2015

Judge Weighs 'Mental Anguish' Law

A federal judge is considering the legality of a Pennsylvania law intended to protect crime victims but whose opponents, including a convicted cop-killer, say restricts free speech.

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New England News
8:15 pm
Mon March 30, 2015

Vermont State Police Seek Car That Fled Cruiser Crash

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Vermont State Police investigators are looking for a car and the driver who fled a crash with a state trooper's cruiser at a U.S. Route 7 interchange in Sunderland.

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New England News
7:45 pm
Mon March 30, 2015

Obama Transportation Package Would Send Vermont $253 Million

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The No. 2 person at Vermont's state Transportation Agency says there's lots of uncertainty surrounding an Obama administration announcement of $253 million in federal transportation funding for the state during the next six years.

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Hudson Valley News
7:31 pm
Mon March 30, 2015

Lawsuit Aims To Halt Demolition, Rebuild Of Orange County Government Center

Michael Sussman, attorney
Credit WAMC, Allison Dunne

A lawsuit brought by three Orange County residents against the county executive and a county legislator seeks to halt the demolition of an architecturally significant building. That building, the Orange County Government Center in Goshen, has been the subject of debate for more than three years.

Goshen attorney Michael Sussman represents the plaintiffs. He says the suit seeks injunctive relief to halt the demolition. Sussman also alleges it’s a waste of taxpayer money.

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New England News
6:25 pm
Mon March 30, 2015

Massachusetts Medical Society Against Limiting Questioning About Gun Ownership

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Today marks the 25th anniversary of National Doctor’s Day and the Massachusetts Medical Society is using the event to raise awareness about doctor and patient conversations about gun ownership and safety.

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