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WAMC New York News
7:09 am
Thu June 12, 2008

David Donaldson will not challenge Elliot Auerbach for the Democratic nomination for county comptroller

Ulster County, NY – Ulster County Legislature Chairman Tuesday announced he would not challenge Elliot Auerbach for the Democratic nomination for county comptroller in that Hudson Valley, NY county. WAMC's Jill Rontey...

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WAMC News
5:07 am
Thu June 12, 2008

Lieutenant Governor Begins Planning for Winter Heating Emergency

Montpelier, VT – Vermont Lieutenant Governor Brian Dubie wants to have worst-case scenario plans in place, long before the winter season, in order for the state to respond to the anticipated effects of high fuel prices. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
4:59 am
Thu June 12, 2008

Pay Raise for New York's Judges

George Bundy Smith

Albany, NY – Governor Paterson and the Legislature have to come up with a pay raise for state judges by the end of the summer. That's the ruling from a state court judge in Manhattan. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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Vox Pop
3:23 am
Thu June 12, 2008

Allergies 6/12/08

Albany, NY – Dr. Clifford Tepper returns to WAMC microphones for an enlightening discussion about allergies, a topic much on the minds of many people in the Northeast at this time of year. Steve Felano hosts.

WAMC New York News
2:40 am
Thu June 12, 2008

Rush to Get Heat Alternatives

Hudson Valley, NY – It isn't surprising when air conditioners, fans and wading pools start selling briskly in the summer. But this year the rush is on to buy new heating systems. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports that retailers hoping to see a business boost from federal stimulus payments may be left empty handed.

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Student Town Meetings
2:32 am
Thu June 12, 2008

Albany High School: March 19, 2008

Albany, NY – Members of the senior class from the Theatre & Communications Exploration Program of Albany High School in Albany County discuss these questions and related sexual orientation issues with Libby Post, President of Communications Services; Ward Dales, actor, director and theatre teacher at Albany High School; Pat Panepinto, founder and past president of the Capital Region New York chapter of PFLAG (Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians & Gays); and Fiona Thompson, PFLAG member.

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The Roundtable
2:16 am
Thu June 12, 2008

Listener Essay by Judith Barnes (aired 6/12/08)

Albany, NY – In honor of Father's Day, Judith Barnes shares some stories about a father figure in her life.

The Roundtable
2:00 am
Thu June 12, 2008

Simon Winchester (aired 6/12/08)

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Simon Winchester about his latest work, "The Man Who Loved China."

The Roundtable
1:58 am
Thu June 12, 2008

Congressional Corner with Mike McNulty (2 of 3 aired 6/12/08)

Albany, NY – In today's Congressional Corner Alan and Mike McNulty discuses the proposal to remove the tax on gas.

The Roundtable
1:53 am
Thu June 12, 2008

Art on Lark (aired 6/12/08)

Albany, NY – Michael Weidrich joins Joe and David to talk about Art on Lark.

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