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North Country/Adirondacks News
6:48 am
Tue July 29, 2008

The pellet stove has become popular again

NY – Thinking about a pellet stove to cut next winter's heating oil bill? You'd better act fast. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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North Country/Adirondacks News
6:44 am
Tue July 29, 2008

Entergy Nuclear to join power plant corporation

NY – The Nuclear Regulatory Commission on Monday approved Entergy Nuclear's plan to transfer several of it's nuclear power plants into a newly created corporation. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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North Country/Adirondacks News
6:41 am
Tue July 29, 2008

Green Mountain Power focusing on renewables

VT – Green Mountain Power officials announced a plan Monday that they say focuses the future of energy in Vermont on renewables. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New York News
6:34 am
Tue July 29, 2008

Environmental groups are asking for a moratorium on drilling

NY – Eight environmental groups have written a letter to New York Governor David Paterson asking for a moratorium on natural gas drilling until an environmental review has been completed. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.

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WAMC New York News
6:31 am
Tue July 29, 2008

Hundreds of jobs could be on the way to Orange County

Orange County, NY – Two companies that could bring several hundred jobs and near $65 million in investment into Orange County, NY are one step closer to being included in the Empire Zone after being approved in legislative committee for designation under the state program. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.

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WAMC New York News
6:28 am
Tue July 29, 2008

CH Energy Group to increase rates

Hudson Valley, NY – Citing lower earnings in the second quarter of the year, CH Energy Group Monday said it would file increased utility rates for both electricity and natural gas to bring its revenues into line with the costs of serving their customers in New York's Mid-Hudson Valley. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.

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WAMC New York News
6:26 am
Tue July 29, 2008

Veterans' Affairs outreach center opened Monday

Hudson Valley, NY – The only Veterans' Affairs regional outreach center in New York's Hudson Valley opened Monday with promises that it will assist former military personnel and their families get through a multitude of personal issues. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.

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WAMC New York News
6:23 am
Tue July 29, 2008

NY trooper reassigned after accidental killing

Albany, NY – A published report says the New York State
Police has reassigned a trooper who resigned from a special unit after he inadvertently killed another officer during a 2007 shootout with a fugitive. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC News
3:38 am
Tue July 29, 2008

CLF Outlines Five Steps for New England to Fight Climate Change

Montpelier, VT – The Conservation Law Foundation issued a report Monday outlining five steps it says Vermont and New England must make in the next five years to reduce the threat of climate change. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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Vox Pop
3:23 am
Tue July 29, 2008

State of the Economy 7/29/08

Albany, NY – Economist Hugh Johnson joins Dave Galletly and WAMC listeners for a fascinating discussion about the economy today.

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