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WAMC New England News
6:20 am
Fri May 30, 2008

Blumenthal is suing the nation's largest pharmaceutical distributor

CT – Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal is suing the nation's largest pharmaceutical distributor on allegations it illegally inflated wholesale drug costs. WAMC's Carrie Saldo has this report;

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WAMC New England News
6:18 am
Fri May 30, 2008

Springfield keeping its American Hockey League team

Springfield, MA – It appears the city of Springfield Massachusetts will be keeping its American Hockey League team. WAMC s Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New England News
6:15 am
Fri May 30, 2008

DiMasi impressed with the turn-a-round in Springfield s finances

Springfield, MA – The Speaker of the Massachusetts House, Salvatore DiMasi said he is impressed with the turn-a-round in Springfield s municipal finances over the last five years.WAMC s Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New York News
6:12 am
Fri May 30, 2008

Researchers to examine how video games can improve health

NY – Why fight the proliferation of video games if
you can use them to improve the nation's health? WAMC's Jill Rontey reports...

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WAMC News
4:55 am
Fri May 30, 2008

Coalition Sends Letters to U-S House Leadership Emphasizing Need for LIHEAP Funds

Burlington, VT – Officials from the Northeast are urging House leaders to support additional funding for the federal energy assistance program known as LIHEAP. The Coalition of Northeastern Governors, chaired by Vermont Governor Jim Douglas, has written to House leaders, urging they support the Senate-passed billion dollar appropriation. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC News
3:51 am
Fri May 30, 2008

Hockey Team Expected To Stay Put

Springfield, MA – The Springfield Falcons Hockey team has scored its first goal for next season...off the ice. The team says an advance season ticket sales blitz has averted a threatened sale of the franchise. Springfield city officials said losing the team would have been a severe blow to the downtown economy...WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.....

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WAMC News
3:37 am
Fri May 30, 2008

Mahaiwe to host Paul Taylor Dance Company

Great Barrington, MA – Company founder and Choreographer Paul Taylor spoke with WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo about his new work Changes, premiering at the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in Great Barrington on Saturday;

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In Our Backyard
2:21 am
Fri May 30, 2008

In Our Backyard #157

Albany, NY – The weather has been great and we are going to talk about fishing. Joe had a great run the other night, Ward will let us know what is on the line - and what shouldn't be. We have lots of letters to get to: Foxes and cats - can they lived together? Why are there ants on our peonies and the question we get every year - but we're going to answer again - what can I plant in my garden that Bambi won't eat?

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WAMC New York News
12:06 am
Fri May 30, 2008

Library Receives Grant For Immigrant Services

Albany, NY – An Albany area Public Library has received a national grant to enhance services for immigrants...Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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The Roundtable
11:52 am
Thu May 29, 2008

Arthur C. Brooks - Gross National Happiness (aired 5/29/08)

Albany, NY – Joe and Sarah speak with Professor Arthur Brooks about his happiness research.

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