Albany, NY – At least 50 people have become sickened in 16 states, including New York, from eating cantaloupes from a Honduran manufacturer believed to be linked to a salmonella outbreak. Sarah LaDuke has more...
Pittsfield, MA – A theater company in the Berkshires hopes to have its new home paid for within the next two years. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, now with the details of the final leg of Barrington Stage Company's capital campaign;
Pittsfield, MA – What one official called the linchpin to jump starting an economic development hub in Pittsfield, Massachusetts could be nearing approval. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has this report;
Albany, NY – One of the debates in Albany right now is how to handle a looming energy crisis...especially downstate. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports that with a whole new cast of players, there's a renewed push to put new power plant construction on the fast track.
Albany, NY – It is letter day on In Our Backyard this week. Usually we end the show with letters. This week, we'll start off with them - because we have a bag-load. Ward is ready to address letters about crazy cardinals, bats, wolves, shad and dragonflies. We'll talk about what is on your mind and on Ward's mind - including his thoughts on Bellayre and it wouldn't be a show if we didn't talk about skunk cabbage.