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4:53 am
Wed February 27, 2008

Vermont Voter Registrations For Presidential Primary Sees Uptick

Montpelier, VT – Today was the deadline to register to vote in next week's presidential primary and Town Meeting Day ballots in Vermont. Vermont election officials say 4,000 people have registered to vote just in the last month. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
3:51 am
Wed February 27, 2008

Taskforce Explores Career Options For Retired Racehorses

Retired racehorses coming back from the pasture.

Albany, NY – A new state task force will soon hold its first meeting to decide what to do with retired race horses. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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WAMC New York News
2:37 am
Wed February 27, 2008

Economy Troubles Hit the Elderly and Their Animals

Saugerties, NY – New stories about the impact of America's economic troubles usually focuses on poor retail sales, or homes sales declines and subprime mortgage foreclosures. But there are other populations sliding into trouble...the elderly and their animals. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports.

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12:55 am
Wed February 27, 2008

How to Save Your Life #072

Albany, NY – Host Dr. Philip E. Stieg welcomes Phil Lebherz, Executive Director of the Foundation for Health Coverage Education. Lebherz says health coverage is available for most uninsured Americans but most just don't know it. He'll talk about the various state and federal programs that are available and how people can find out which programs will cover themselves and their family.

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The Roundtable
12:44 am
Wed February 27, 2008

Culinary Corner - Focaccia (aired 2/27/08)

Woodstock, NY – Dan Leader of Bread Alone teaches Julia how to make a delicious - and easy - Focaccia.

The Roundtable
12:42 am
Wed February 27, 2008

International Women's Day (aired 2/27/08)

Albany, NY – Jennifer Browdy and Madeline Kunin speak with Joe and Julia about International Women's Day at Bard College.

The Roundtable
12:34 am
Wed February 27, 2008

Jeff Essex - Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (aired 2/27/08)

Albany, NY – Jeff Essex is nearing the end of his run with the National Tour of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, which is at Proctors in Schenectady this week. He joins Joe and Julia in Studio A.

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The Roundtable
12:31 am
Wed February 27, 2008

Robert Bennett (aired 2/27/08)

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Robert Bennett about his book "In the Ring: The Trials of a Washington Lawyer."

WAMC New York News
12:07 am
Wed February 27, 2008

Special Elections Yield Unexpected Results

Albany, NY – Two Special Elections were held Tuesday, and both yielded unexpected results.

Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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WAMC New York News
10:43 am
Tue February 26, 2008

Utica Special Election Today

Utica, NY – The Hotly Contested battle for the Oneida County Legislature's 22nd District ended in a tie --- voters are going to the polls today in a special election to determine a clear winner. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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