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North Country/Adirondacks News
6:30 am
Fri July 25, 2008

officials warning canoeists off parts of the Winooski

VT – Vermont state officials are warning canoeists, kayakers and others to avoid a stretch of the Winooski River where a bridge undergoing reconstruction fell into the river this week. 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
6:28 am
Fri July 25, 2008

Youth circus on the road again

VT – A Vermont-based youth circus is on the road again this summer, traveling across New England. 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
6:26 am
Fri July 25, 2008

Efforts to get a Jessica's Law in VT underway

VT – Efforts to get a Jessica's Law passed in Vermont, calling for a mandatory 25-year minimum sentence for some sex offenders, are drawing widespread support, with thousands of residents signing petitions. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
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WAMC New England News
6:22 am
Fri July 25, 2008

Insurers will cover pharmacy health clinics

MA – Some of the largest health insurers in Massachusetts will cover visits to health clinics expected to open in some pharmacies later this year. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:18 am
Fri July 25, 2008

Funeral set for missing soldier

MA – A funeral has been set for a Massachusetts soldier who was missing in Iraq for more than a year. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:15 am
Fri July 25, 2008

Patrick awarded millions in fed grants

Springfield, MA – The Patrick administration has awarded almost 27 million dollars in federal grant money to 55 Baystate communities.roughly two thirds of the money is going to cities and towns in central and western Massachusetts. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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Election 2008
4:37 am
Fri July 25, 2008

CT Congressman Says Obama Will Win, But Not Without a Fight

Albany, NY – Barack Obama is the "odds-on favorite" to win the presidential election, said Connecticut Congressman Chris Murphy, speaking with Alan Chartock on WAMC's "Roundtable."

"I think Obama's going to win, but sometimes I have trouble figuring out how it's going to happen," Murphy said.,br>
"He's going to have to win a couple of difficult races, obviously Pennsylvania and Ohio at the top of the list," Murphy added.

Western and Mountain states will be the biggest challenge for Obama, Murphy predicted.

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WAMC News
4:10 am
Fri July 25, 2008

Week-long Federal Hearings Regarding Vermont Yankee Conclude

Newfane, VT – Hearings were conducted this week in Vermont by a specialized panel from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. The panel is assessing three challenges to the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant's renewal application. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
3:30 am
Fri July 25, 2008

Report: Older cities face brighter futures

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Albany, NY – A new national report says older cities are looking at a brighter future. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas explains...


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Vox Pop
3:25 am
Fri July 25, 2008

Poetry Forum 7/25/08

Albany, NY – Paul Elisha, Sarah Weist and Stu Bartow join host Glenn Busby for an hour of beautiful words.

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