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The Roundtable
4:41 am
Thu June 26, 2008

Debra Winger (aired 6/26/08)

Albany, NY – Academy Award nominee Debra Winger will be in the region this weekend and prior to her visit Joe spoke with her about her book, "Undiscovered."

WAMC New York News
3:41 am
Thu June 26, 2008

Oneida County Seeks To Increase Revenues

Utica, NY – Oneida County Executive Anthony J. Picente Jr. and County Comptroller Joseph Timpano are asking the Board of Legislators to bolster the county's fiscal position. The two officials hope to bring more economic development opportunities to Oneida County by allocating fund balance surplus from the 2007 fiscal year into several key accounts... Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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Vox Pop
3:27 am
Thu June 26, 2008

Home Improvement 6/26/08

Albany, NY – Ned Depew is back to answer listeners' questions about fixing things up on the home front. Katie Britton hosts.

Election 2008
10:41 am
Wed June 25, 2008

Democratic Party May Be Set for Major Resurgence

Albany, NY – This election year may mark the beginning of a Democratic Party resurgence, according to David Hawkings, the managing editor of Congressional Quarterly.

"I think that not even the most optimistic Republican would predict Republican gains in Congress this fall. It's universally agreed that the Democrats will expand their majorities in the House and the Senate," Hawkings said, speaking on WAMC's "Congressional Corner" program.

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10:16 am
Wed June 25, 2008

Word For The Wise #3533

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3533--06/15/08: Midge, Mata Hari--Mata Hari, this is Midge

WAMC New York News
8:05 am
Wed June 25, 2008

Joe Bruno spoke for the first time since announcing that he won't seek reelection

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Albany, NY – State Senate Majority Leader Joe Bruno spoke for the first time since announcing that he won't seek reelection, after 32 years in office, 14 of them as Senate Leader. Capital correspondent Karen Dewitt has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:08 am
Wed June 25, 2008

NY lawmakers have agreed to punish spectators at animal fights

Albany, NY – New York lawmakers have agreed to punish spectators at animal fights with fines up to $500 for a first offense. WAMC's Dave Lucas explains. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.


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WAMC New York News
7:05 am
Wed June 25, 2008

The New York Board of Regents is strengthening rules for hiring

NY – retired school superintendents to reduce ``double dipping'' into state pension benefits at the same time they collect paychecks. More from WAMC's Dave Lucas. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

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WAMC New York News
7:03 am
Wed June 25, 2008

A settlement has been reached in Ethan Allen suit

NY – A settlement has been reached with the tour boat operator in the lawsuits brought on behalf of nine survivors and 20 tourists killed when their boat overturned on an Adirondack lake in 2005. WAMC's Dave Lucas has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

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The Roundtable
7:02 am
Wed June 25, 2008

Catskill Animal Sanctuary (aired 6/24/08)

Albany, NY – Kathy Stevens and Murphy the Dog of The Catskill Animal Sanctuary join Joe and Sarah in Studio A to talk about the upcoming Sanctuary Shin-Dig!

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