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9:57 am
Tue February 19, 2008

Word For The Wise #3442

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3442--02/19/08: A prison is a prison is a prison

WAMC New England News
8:10 am
Tue February 19, 2008

Roof Collapses on Brattleboro auto parts store

Brattleboro, VT – A roof collapse in Brattleboro has officials warning people to clear snow and ice off roofs, lest the same thing happen to them. Sarah LaDuke has more...

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WAMC New England News
8:08 am
Tue February 19, 2008

Connecticut ranks 31st in Highway safety

Connecticut – A national report ranks Connecticut 31st in the nation in terms of highway safety. Sarah LaDuke has more...

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WAMC New York News
8:06 am
Tue February 19, 2008

Poll: Clinton and Obama lead McCain by 7 points in New York

Albany, NY – The latest poll from the Siena College Research Institute has democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton continuing to lead Republican John McCain in New York State in a prospective presidential showdown. Sarah LaDuke has details...

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WAMC New York News
7:15 am
Tue February 19, 2008

Town Supervisor Michael Hayes Wants to Develop Ways to Strengthen Commerce in Orange County

Orange County, NY – The villages of Maybrook, Montgomery and Walden all lie within the Town of Montgomery in Orange County, NY and Town Supervisor Michael Hayes wants to develop ways to strengthen commerce among all four municipal entities.Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:12 am
Tue February 19, 2008

Dutchess County Awarded $5,500 for Drunk Driving Programs

Dutchess County , NY – Dutchess County has been awarded a New York State grant for $5,500 for the purchase of video driving games and fatal Vision Goggles to teach teenagers about drinking and driving.Hank Gross reports...

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WAMC New York News
7:09 am
Tue February 19, 2008

Keep Putnam Beautiful Works on its Goal to Beautify Putnam.

Putnam County, NY – The head of Keep Putnam Beautiful in Putnam County, NY would like to use some of the practices and programs of Sullivan Renaissance as it works on its goal to beautify Putnam.Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:05 am
Tue February 19, 2008

The Long Dock Beacon Site Does Not Pose a Significant Threat to Human Health and the Environment.

Beacon, NY – Two New York State agencies have determined the Long Dock Beacon site does not pose a significant threat to human health and the environment. The determination by the state departments of Environmental Conservation and Health come as a draft remedial work plan for cleanup of contamination on the almost nine acre former industrial site is about to be available for public comment.

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WAMC New York News
7:02 am
Tue February 19, 2008

Dutchess County, NY Officials will be Conducting an Analysis of Wildlife

Dutchess County, NY – Dutchess County, NY officials will be conducting an analysis of wildlife surrounding the county airport in an effort to make flying safer. The Dutchess County Airport and the US Department of Agriculture will study how they can potentially relocate some of the wildlife on the property without harming their habitat.Hank Gross Reports...

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WAMC New England News
6:51 am
Tue February 19, 2008

DEP Gives Go ahead to GE to Sample Sediment

Pittsfield, MA – The Berkshire Eagle is reporting that The State Department of Environmental Protection has given General Electric permission to sample sediment in a cement-lined reservoir in a remote part of Springside Park in Pittsfield, MA. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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