Berkshire County, MA – A privately held family company in the Berkshires is selling a minority interest to a New York based investment partnership. More from WAMC's Carrie Saldo. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
MA – Former Gov. Mitt Romney hoped to be at the Republican National Convention as his party's presidential nominee, but he may have to settle for being leader of the Massachusetts delegation instead. WAMC's Carrie Saldo has the details. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
Springfield, MA – Massachusetts' highest court has ruled that Governor Deval Patrick was within his rights to fire the chief medical examiner in Massachusetts. WAMC's Carrie Saldo has this report. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
MA – The state auditor in Massachusetts says delays in processing criminal traffic convictions are keeping unsafe drivers on the road for years. More from WAMC's Carrie Saldo. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
Hartford, CT – Connecticut Governor Jodi Rell's budget chief is warning state lawmakers that the projected $150 million state budget deficit could worsen. Details from WAMC's Carrie Saldo. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
Burlington, VT – The Environmental Protection Agency and the University of Vermont's Gund Institute for Ecological Economics are partnering to study the cost benefits of ecosystem services. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Albany, NY – BILLBOARD - Susan Barnett(1:05) (Music Out) Back in the 70s, President Jimmy Carter warned America that we had to do something to reduce our reliance on foreign oil. Dr. Clifford Wirth says we're beginning to pay the price for ignoring him. Wirth was, until recently, a professor of political science at the University of New Hampshire. He was studying the peak oil question...looking at the issue of when the available fossil fuel would be tapped out and what it would mean. He recently moved to Mexico and spoke with 51% from there.
Albany, NY – New York State has awarded more than 1-point-1 Million Dollars in Operation IMPACT funding to Albany County crimefighting partners. The announcement was made this morning in Albany. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas was there and files this report.