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WAMC New York News
6:19 am
Wed June 18, 2008

Bill to protect drinking water gets final approval

Albany,NY – A bill increasing penalties for
contaminating public drinking water supplies has received final legislative approval.WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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WAMC New York News
5:42 am
Wed June 18, 2008

SUNY Trustees Approve Additional Budget Cuts

Albany, NY – The State University of New York Board of Trustees has agreed to further system-wide budget cuts. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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The Roundtable
4:49 am
Wed June 18, 2008

Barbara Kingsolver (part 1 - aired 6/17/08)

Albany, NY – Barbara Kingsolver speaks with Joe Donahue about her best-selling book, Animal, Vegetable, Miracle - now out in paperback.

3:36 am
Wed June 18, 2008

How to Save Your Life #088

Albany, NY – Host Dr. Phil Stieg is joined by Dr. Ellen Marmur Chief of the Division of Dermatologic and Cosmetic Surgery and Assistant Clinical Professor at The Mount Sinai Medical Center New York. They'll talk about the different types of skin cancer and how to identify and prevent them. They'll also talk about cosmetic dermatology and cosmetic surgery issues including which products and procedures are safe and how to choose a doctor.

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Vox Pop
3:29 am
Wed June 18, 2008

Pets and Vets 6/18/08

Albany, NY – Katie Britton takes over the host's chair for this edition of "Pets and Vets." Katie welcomes guests Sue Sternberg and Dr. Ronald Scharf.

WAMC News
3:23 am
Wed June 18, 2008

Labor Market Study Finds Skills Shortage

Springfield, MA – The results of a major new study of the labor market in Hampden County were presented at a conference of employers, educators and labor specialists in Springfield Massachusetts today..WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....

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The Book Show
3:19 am
Wed June 18, 2008

The Book Show #1039

Albany, NY – When Catherine Sanderson, who was living in Paris with her French boyfriend and their daughter, started a blog one day at work, she had no idea how it would catch on, and even change her life. She talks about her book "Petite Anglaise," and the blog of the same name.

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WAMC News
12:00 am
Wed June 18, 2008

Council on Future of Vermont to Seek Chittenden County Input Thursday

Burlington, VT – The Council for the Future of Vermont is traveling across the state asking Vermonters what their vision of the state is 20 to 50 years in the future. The group will hold a public forum in Chittenden County Thursday evening. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
10:53 am
Tue June 17, 2008

Drilling for Money - Landowners Warned to Educate Themselves

Central New York – More than six hundred people turned out for an informational meeting on natural gas drilling in the sleepy village of Unadilla last week. Otsego and Schoharie Counties are two of the regions impacted by what's becoming the new gold rush. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett has an update.

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9:59 am
Tue June 17, 2008

Word For The Wise #3527

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3527--06/17/08: Clearing the decks to make room for still more insouciance

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