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The Roundtable
7:30 am
Mon June 16, 2008

Gregg Kenney (aired 6/13/08)

Cooperstown, NY – Gregg Kenney - an actor who impersonates Roberto Clemente and Jackie Robinson - joins Joe, Alan and Sarah.

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The Roundtable
7:25 am
Mon June 16, 2008

John Buchinger - Farmer's Museum (aired 6/13/08)

Cooperstown, NY – John Buchinger, the Associate Director of Education at The Farmer's Museum joins Joe, Alan and Sarah.

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The Roundtable
7:21 am
Mon June 16, 2008

George Will (Part 1 of 2 - aired 6/13/08)

Cooperstown, NY – Conservative columnist and baseball fan, George Will, speaks with Joe about the state of baseball.

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The Roundtable
7:18 am
Mon June 16, 2008

Hall of Fame Librarian - Jim Gates (aired 6/13/08)

Cooperstown, NY – HoF Librarian Jim Gates joins Joe, Alan, and Sarah to speak about the history of the sport, the game, and the hall.

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WAMC New York News
6:38 am
Mon June 16, 2008

D.A.R.E. remains popular, with students, families

Sullivan County, NY – Nationwide, the D.A.R.E, the Drug Abuse Resistance Education program, may not be quite as popular as it once was, but in Sullivan County, NY, the program remains popular, with students, families. Sheriff Michael Schiff, who presided at a ceremony for several of this year's grads, at the county government center, is a believer. He has said, on other recent occasions, that D.A.R.E. is a key tool in the battle against Sullivan County's growing gang problem. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
6:35 am
Mon June 16, 2008

Legislators are hoping to explore new ways to purchase natural gas at lower rates

Dutchess County, NY – Dutchess County, NY legislators are hoping to explore new ways to purchase natural gas and electricity at lower rates by joining neighboring counties in a joint venture. The county legislature approved a resolution requesting County Executive William Steinhaus to join the Municipal Electric Alliance, or MEGA, a non-profit organization that helps counties purchase the commodity in a group to get cheaper rates than one can do alone.WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
6:32 am
Mon June 16, 2008

SS Columbia on its way to New York Harbor

NY – Planning is underway to transport the SS Columbia, the oldest surviving excursion steamer in the United States from Detroit to New York Harbor. The volunteer organization, SS Columbia Projects, needs to match a $750,000 grant from the state, restore the 106-year-old vessel and bring it home to the Hudson River. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
6:29 am
Mon June 16, 2008

Teen drowns while swimming in upper Hudson River

Glens falls, NY – Authorities say an upstate teenager was
trying to swim across the upper Hudson River with a friend when he drowned. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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WAMC New York News
6:18 am
Mon June 16, 2008

New York State to take over NYC OTB

NY – New York State is going to take over the operation of the New York City Off-Track Betting Corporation to ensure its financial viability. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
6:15 am
Mon June 16, 2008

NY health official says tax hike has smokers ready to quit

NY – New York health officials are declaring the
state's highest-in-the-nation cigarette tax a success. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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