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WAMC New York News
3:43 am
Mon March 3, 2008

Groups Lobbying For Patient Safety

Albany, NY – A Coalition of Activist Groups were in Albany today, unveiling their "Patient Safety Agenda," as we hear in this report from Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas.


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WAMC News
3:37 am
Mon March 3, 2008

Springfield Close To Picking Police Commissioner

Springfield, MA – A decision is near on hiring a new police commissioner for the city of Springfield Massachusetts, while at the same time a nationwide search is just beginning for a new superintendent of schools.....WAMC s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...

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Vox Pop
3:28 am
Mon March 3, 2008

Medical Monday 3/3/08

Albany, NY – Today's topic is "Addiction and Recovery." Host Alan Chartock welcomes back Medical Dr. Jennifer Michaels.

The Best of Our Knowledge
3:18 am
Mon March 3, 2008

The Best of Our Knowledge # 911

Albany, NY – NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION SERIES
THE SOUNDS OF PROGRESS: THE CHANGING ROLE OF GIRLS AND WOMEN IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

TESTING THE WATERS - HOW OHIO MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRLS ARE DISCOVERING SCIENCE, MATH, AND ENGINEERING: THE YOUNG WOMEN'S SUMMER INSTITUTE RESEARCH PROJECT

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WAMC New York News
2:22 am
Mon March 3, 2008

Education and Politics in New York State

Ellenville, NY – As Democrats come within inches of sharing control of the New York State Senate with Republicans, reporters are scrutinizing the players and speculating about legislators who might consider changing party. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett today spoke with one lawmaker rumored to be on the fence. But Senator John Bonacic says it's not about party affiliation - it's about issues.

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WAMC News
1:19 am
Mon March 3, 2008

Nature Conservancy releases "vision" for Massachusetts' water

Boston, MA – The Nature Conservancy released a report today that outlines a vision for maintaining access to fresh water in Massachusetts. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the details;

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WAMC New England News
1:04 am
Mon March 3, 2008

Verizon plans to expand broadband

Western, MA – Verizon says it intends to expand its high speed internet access in Western Massachusetts to a number of communities without it by this time next year. More from WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo;

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WAMC New York News
12:59 am
Mon March 3, 2008

New High Tech Tools for Child Advocates

Ulster County, NY – The people who investigate reports of child abuse and neglect in Ulster County have been overworked and stressed out. A series of state grants has allowed teh county to not only hire more staff, but to buy new technology that keeps children, and the people paid to look out for them, safer. Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC New England News
12:49 am
Mon March 3, 2008

Smoking regulation in Berkshires could be enacted elsewhere

Berkshire County, MA – The state's top health official would like to see a program being developed in the Berkshires, designed to decrease youth smoking, replicated in other communities. More from WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo

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WAMC New England News
12:41 am
Mon March 3, 2008

More businesses join CET's paper recycling program.

Berkshire County, MA – While recycling related to laminated glass is set to begin in Springfield this May, commercial recycling of another product has increased in the Berkshires. More from WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo;

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