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12:04 am
Tue July 29, 2008

Vermont's Second Largest Utility Announces Energy Plan Focused on Renewables

Colchester, VT – Green Mountain Power officials announced a plan Monday that they say focuses the future of energy in Vermont on renewables and reduces the state's dependance on nuclear power. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
10:26 am
Mon July 28, 2008

Gay Marriage is About Equal Rights, Say Newlyweds

High Falls, NY – A California court has ruled gay marriages are legal and New York says it will recognize those marriages. Hudson Valley couple Jay Blotcher and Brook Garrett recently returned from California and are now legally married. They met our Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett at a coffee shop this weekend and talked about what that means to them.

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Legislative Gazette
10:26 am
Mon July 28, 2008

The Legislative Gazette #830

Albany, NY – (Airs: 7/25/08 and 7/26/08) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: the Governor meets with his cabinet to talk about the looming state deficit, our political observer Alan Chartock will share his thoughts on former Senate Majority Leader Bruno's new job, and Environmental groups say PCBs found in drinking water confirms the need for dredging the Hudson.

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Media Project
10:20 am
Mon July 28, 2008

The Media Project #895

Albany, NY – (AIRS 7/27/08 & 7/28/08) WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and Kingston Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss media coverage of the presidential campaign and much more.

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10:04 am
Mon July 28, 2008

Word For The Wise #3556

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3556--07/28/08: Another hih point in the Hoover administration

Performance Place
7:55 am
Mon July 28, 2008

The String Trio of New York

Albany, NY – The String Trio of New York will be performing selections from their latest CD - The River of Orion - at Maverick Concerts in Woodstock on August 2.

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WAMC New England News
7:40 am
Mon July 28, 2008

Mass. home sales down in second quarter

MA – Spring brought no reawakening for the
state's housing market. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:43 am
Mon July 28, 2008

Violent storm causes damage in western Mass.

MA – Crews are cleaning up in several western
Massachusetts communities after the latest violent storm to hit the region. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New York News
6:39 am
Mon July 28, 2008

Schumer says airline woes are temporary

NY – Problems in the airline industry now are temporary and will eventually level off, predicts Senator Charles Schumer. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.

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In Our Backyard
6:39 am
Mon July 28, 2008

In Our Backyard #165

Albany, NY – There have been a lot of strong storms across the region this past week, and several inches of rain have fallen. Andy asks Ward how all of this tempestuous activity has affected wildlife. Ward will give us an update on the bat die-off that has been plaguing the region recently, as well as some other mysterious animal deaths. And as always, we have your letters. Today, Ward will answer questions regarding some curious foxes, strange mushrooms and what goes into being a wildlife pathologist.

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