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WAMC New York News
3:28 am
Wed July 9, 2008

NY Hospitals Infection Report Released

Albany, NY – Patients in New York have a higher rate of hospital acquired-infection in surgical intensive care units than the national norm, but lower rates in pediatric and coronary units, according to a state Department of Health report released Tuesday.

Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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Vox Pop
3:22 am
Wed July 9, 2008

Dog Talk 7/09/08

Albany, NY – That Katz cat is back to talk dogs. Joe Donahue hosts.

The Book Show
3:04 am
Wed July 9, 2008

The Book Show #1042

Albany, NY – Michael Ondaatje, author of "The English Patient," discusses his latest novel, "Divisadero."

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WAMC New York News
2:36 am
Wed July 9, 2008

NYC Watershed Towns Get Room to Grow

Catskills, NY – The city of NY and the 40 upstate towns that are part of its watershed are in negotiations to revise their agreement to better allow those towns to develop while protecting the city's water supply. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports

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WAMC New York News
1:30 am
Wed July 9, 2008

The Future of Minnewaska

New Paltz, NY – A unique combination of rock climbing, swimming and 20 thousand acres of unspoiled land draws 250 thousand visitors to Minnewaska State Park in New York's Ulster County each year. And the state is trying to prepare for the pressures of the future. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports.

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The Roundtable
12:50 am
Wed July 9, 2008

Maverick Concerts (aired 7/9/08)

Albany, NY – David Guistina and Joe Donahue speak with renowned musicians Frederic Hand and Marilyn Crispell about the Legends concert series.

WAMC New York News
12:07 am
Wed July 9, 2008

WaterKeeper Wins Lawsuit Against Town of Lake George Subdivision Approval

Lake George, NY – The Lake George Waterkeeper has won a lawsuit against the town of Lake George. The environmentalist had charged that the town had failed to conduct an adequate environmental review of a development project, and the New York State Supreme Court agreed. North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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The Roundtable
11:56 am
Tue July 8, 2008

West Side Initiative (aired 7/8/08)

Albany, NY – WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo speaks with members of the Pittsfield, Massachusetts community about a project they're calling "The West Side Initiative."

The Roundtable
11:53 am
Tue July 8, 2008

Book Picks (aired 7/8/08)

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue and David Guistina speak with Naftali Rottenstreich and Susan Fox about their store and great books they're selling.

WAMC New York News
11:51 am
Tue July 8, 2008

Invasive Species Awareness Week Proclaimed By Governor and Adirondack Park Agency

Ray Brook, NY – This is Invasive Species Awareness Week in the Adirondacks. The Adirondack Park Agency denotes the second week in July a time to raise awareness about the impact of invasives on the environment and economy of the six million acre park. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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