Johnson, VT – The first public hearing by a commission tasked with reviewing the state of Vermont's civil union law was held Wednesday night. The Commission will be holding more hearings to gather comments on what changes should be made in the law and whether the state should consider extending it to a same-sex marriage statute. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Pittsfield, MA – Many businesses across Massachusetts are grappling with the impact energy costs are having on their bottom lines. The state's Attorney General's office is forging a partnership with the Associated Industries of Massachusetts, in hopes of improving communication around the issue of electricity rates; More from WAMC's Carrie Saldo;
Pittsfield, MA – Radio broadcasting is among the newest internship credit options available to students at Taconic High School in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. The station, which had fallen into dis-repair has been back on the air waves for a year; WAMC's Carrie Saldo recently spent the afternoon at WTBR and filed this report
Albany, NY – Where does dust come from? And how about the shrimp a listener found in the bottom of his well? Are there any more "earths" out there in the cosmos? Those are just a few of the questions our team of experts ponder on this edition of the Vox Pop Science Forum. WAMC News Anchor Brian Shields moderates the discussion.
Albany, NY – Assembly Republicans held a News Conference today in Albany to warn Governor Spitzer not to sue county clerks who fail to comply with his plan to hand out driver's licenses to illegal aliens. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.