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Vox Pop
3:30 am
Mon June 23, 2008

Medical Monday 6/23/08

Albany, NY – It's Medical Monday. Alternative medicine is the focus today as we welcome Dr. Mark Pettus. Bob Barrett hosts.

In Our Backyard
3:23 am
Mon June 23, 2008

In Our Backyard #160

Albany, NY – The rain in Iowa is dominating headlines and Ward has some thoughts on how it will impact us. Plus we will meet Nutmeg and Merlin - they live in Heather's Backyard and they look like woodchucks to us - Heather thinks they are Ewoks. We will ask Ward. Also, more letters on beaver - Jason from Spencertown says they are not welcome anymore in his yard and is there a food battle going on between Woodpeckers and Hummingbirds. I know who I would put my money on.

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WAMC New York News
3:16 am
Mon June 23, 2008

More Funds for Quadricentennial

Hyde Park, NY – Major federal money was announced today, plus Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands has apparently promised to show up for the Quadricentennial party next year. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC New England News
12:40 am
Mon June 23, 2008

Bell tolls for the environment

Williamstown, MA – A church in the Berkshires will begin an environmental call to action this weekend, which will resound across the state. And as WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Carrie Saldo reports, officials there are among those who hope the message will eventually reverberate around the world;

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The Roundtable
12:32 am
Mon June 23, 2008

Faye Vincent (aired 6/23/08)

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue speaks with former Baseball commissioner, Faye Vincent.

WAMC New England News
12:26 am
Mon June 23, 2008

Arts and culture on a budget

Berkshire County, MA – The summer arts scene is about to heat up in the Berkshires. And as WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo reports there is a lot to do on the cheap

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The Roundtable
12:23 am
Mon June 23, 2008

Bill Ivey - Arts, Inc. (aired 6/23/08)

Albany, NY – Katie Britton speaks with Bill Ivey about his book "Arts, Inc.: How Greed and Neglect Have Destroyed Our Cultural Rights."

WAMC News
12:21 am
Mon June 23, 2008

Clark opens Stone Hill Center

Williamstown, MA – The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute has completed the first phase of its campus expansion plan. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, attended the opening of the new Stone Hill Center this weekend and filed this report;

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Capitol Connection
4:12 am
Sat June 21, 2008

The Capitol Connection #825

Albany, NY – Host Alan Chartock is joined by Steve Greenberg, spokesman for the Siena New York poll. Greenberg talks about the latest poll results showing voters are siding with Governor David Paterson on the property tax issue and more New Yorker's are throwing their support behind Barack Obama. They'll also discuss Governor Paterson's approval rating, what voters think about Senator Hillary Clinton as a candidate for Vice President and much more.

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WAMC News
10:15 am
Fri June 20, 2008

Loan Payback Bill Aired At Springfield Hearing

Springfield, MA – Concerns have been raised about the bill Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick has filed to give the city of Springfield more time to repay to the state a 52 million dollar no interest loan. At issue are conditions the governor insists upon that would result in changes to Springfield's city government. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports..

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