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WAMC New England News
6:09 am
Tue July 1, 2008

CT accepting applications from uninsured adults for Charter Oak health plan

Hartford,CT – Connecticut is accepting applications from uninsured adults for its new Charter Oak health plan.Individual premiums will range from $75 to $259 a month, depending on income levels. Details from WAMC's Carrie Saldo. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.


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WAMC New York News
6:05 am
Tue July 1, 2008

State to invest in ``Brain Gain'' initiatives to keep young workers

Binghamton, NY – State Labor Commissioner Patricia Smith
is holding a news conference in Binghamton this afternoon to announce a $26 million investment aimed at stopping the ``brain
drain'' of young workers leaving the state. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New York News
6:02 am
Tue July 1, 2008

Dam in suburban New York to undergo renovation

Cortlandt, NY – A dam in suburban New York that helps
form a reservoir that provides drinking water to the metro area will undergo a massive renovation. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC News
5:03 am
Tue July 1, 2008

New Report Shows More Families Homeless in Vermont

Burlington, VT – The Vermont Housing Finance Agency has released the latest in a series of issues papers. The latest report focuses on homelessness in Vermont and indicates that families falling into homelessness is a growing problem for Vermont. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
4:05 am
Tue July 1, 2008

Candidates Run For Joe Bruno's Senate Seat

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Albany, NY – State Senator Joe Bruno recently announced he won't be running for another term: with his 43rd district seat up for grabs, a Republican and several democrats have come forward saying they'll be running for it. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports

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WAMC News
3:39 am
Tue July 1, 2008

State Street Corridor Project Begins

Springfield, MA – Work is expected to begin shortly on a project to make major improvements to the main east-west thoroughfare in Springfield Massachusetts. Officials hope the State Street corridor project will serve as a catalyst to economic development...WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.....

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Vox Pop
3:25 am
Tue July 1, 2008

HIV Reporting 7/1

Albany, NY – NY Assemblywoman Nettie Mayersohn joins Alan Chartock and WAMC listeners for a discussion on Partner Notification/Name Reporting Legislation.

The Roundtable
2:24 am
Tue July 1, 2008

Tod Wodicka (aired 6/30/08)

Albany, NY – The Roundtable's Joe Donahue speaks with author Todd Wodicka about his book;"All Shall Be Well; And All Shall Be Well; And All Manner of Things Shall Be Well" - This month's Roundtable Reads Book Club Pick.

WAMC News
1:43 am
Tue July 1, 2008

Ethics hearing to be set for Mayor Ruberto

Pittsfield, MA – The Massachusetts ethics commission says Pittsfield Mayor James Ruberto likely violated ethics laws in 2006 when city employees helped organize two political events. And as WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, reports Ruberto could be held accountable for a third ethics violation

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The Roundtable
12:41 am
Tue July 1, 2008

Steve Trachtenburg (aired 7/1/08)

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue speaks with George Washington University president Steve Trachtenberg

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