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WAMC New York News
5:43 am
Tue July 22, 2008

Schenectady officials say they'll pay for illegal guns

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Schenectady, NY – Schenectady officials want to take
illegal guns off the street and they're willing to pay for them. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

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The Roundtable
5:14 am
Tue July 22, 2008

Janis Ian- Society's Child (aired 7/22/08)

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue and Sarah LaDuke speak with musician Janis Ian about her new book "Society's Child."

WAMC New York News
4:46 am
Tue July 22, 2008

Abandoned Island's History Includes Designation as National Cemetery

Plattsburgh, NY – Forty-two acre Crab Island, about two miles off-shore of Plattsburgh in Lake Champlain, is notorious for its poison ivy. The island is only accessible by boat and the overgrowth makes it difficult to walk around. But Crab Island has had an intriguing role in the region's history. Few people realize that it is a National Military Cemetery with its soil hiding the graves of at least 150 veterans from an early war of this nation. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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The Roundtable
4:37 am
Tue July 22, 2008

Barry Day - The Letters of Noel Coward (aired 7/22/08)

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue speaks with author Barry Day, editor of the book "The Letters of Noel Coward."

WAMC News
4:36 am
Tue July 22, 2008

Progressive Candidate to Run for Governor as an Independent

Montpelier, VT – One of Vermont's major party candidates for Governor has changed their party designation on the fall ballot. Gubernatorial candidate Anthony Pollina will run as an Independent instead of a Progressive. Pundits say the move may have more ramifications for the Progressive Party than it does for the candidate. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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The Roundtable
4:34 am
Tue July 22, 2008

Book Picks (aired 7/22/08)

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue and Sarah LaDuke speak with Linda Ellingsworth of Northshire Books in Manchester, Vermont.

The Roundtable
4:32 am
Tue July 22, 2008

Pat Bradley's feature on Crab Island (aired 7/22/08)

Plattsburgh, NY – Pat Bradley goes to Crab Island, a forgotten burial site of hundred of veterans of the war of 1812.

The Roundtable
4:32 am
Tue July 22, 2008

Jesse Feiler (aired 7/22/08)

Albany, NY – David Guistina and Sarah LaDuke speak with WAMC's resident tech expert Jesse Feiler about the new iPhone.

The Roundtable
4:28 am
Tue July 22, 2008

Congressional Corner with Joe Courtney (aired 7/22/08)

Albany, NY – Alan Chartock speaks with Congressman Joe Courtney about the upcoming presidential election.

Vox Pop
3:46 am
Tue July 22, 2008

NY Property Tax Cap Debate 7/22/08

Albany, NY – Alan Chartock moderates a discussion about the controversial notion of a property tax cap in New York State. Alan welcomes Ken Adams - President of the NYS Business Council, and Bob Biggerstaff - NY Association of Small City School Districts.

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