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North Country/Adirondacks News
7:26 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Some restaurants don't know what they're going to do with food scraps

Montpelier, VT – Some restaurants in the Montpelier, Vermont area say they don't know what they're going to do with food scraps if the Vermont Compost Company closes as it has been ordered to do. 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
7:24 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Young skier should receive $137,500 for injuries

Windham County, NY – The Windham County Superior Court says a young skier should receive $137,500 from the Stratton Mountain Ski Resort after he injured his mouth and jaw when he skied into a rope that was used to close a trail. 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
7:21 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Supreme Court asked to overrule release decision

Bennington County, Vermont – The Bennington County State's Attorney is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to overrule a Vermont Supreme Court decision that released a man convicted of domestic assault because the case took too long. 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
7:18 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Council of Industry signed safety agreement

NY – The Council of Industry of Southeastern New York Wednesday signed an agreement with Occupational Safety and Health Administration officials creating an alliance to foster stronger safety efforts in workplaces around the Hudson Valley region of New York. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.

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WAMC New York News
7:15 am
Thu July 17, 2008

US Senator Charles Schumer says the nation is in a recession

NY – Some people have been leery about saying it, but US Senator Charles Schumer Wednesday said make no mistake about it, the nation is in a recession. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.

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WAMC New York News
7:14 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Orange County, NY will make $3 million to $5 million for boarding federal detainees

Orange County, NY – Orange County, NY government stands to make between $3 million and $5 million a year by boarding federal detainees at the Orange County Jail. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.

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WAMC New England News
7:11 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Michael Sullivan will not seek re-election

Holyoke, MA – The popular mayor of Holyoke Massachusetts, Michael Sullivan, has made a surprise announcement.he is not going to seek re-election. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:08 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Farm Aid benefit concert will be held in New England

New England – For the first time since it started 23 years ago, the Farm Aid benefit concert will be held in New England and it will put a spotlight on the region's family farms. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:06 am
Thu July 17, 2008

EPA is accusing developer of violating lead paint reporting rules

CT – The federal Environmental Protection Agency is accusing a housing developer of violating lead paint reporting rules at hundreds of properties in Massachusetts and Connecticut.WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New York News
7:02 am
Thu July 17, 2008

Bruno could take job with company helped by state

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Albany, NY – When former Senate Majority Leader Joseph
Bruno retires this week from the seat he's held since 1976, he could land a job with a friend whose business grew fast in recent
years with the help of millions of dollars in state contracts. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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