Albany, NY – Bottles vs. cans, the hop shortage, the malt shortage, beer prices and lots of foam! All these topics are covered in another sudsy edition of the Vox Pop Beer Show. Host Katie Britton welcomes are regular panel of brewers, George de Piro, Roger Savoy and Paul McErlean
Western, MA – While the U.S. Department of Energy projects up to a 10 percent increase in the cost of natural gas to customers this heating season, Western Massachusetts residents who use natural gas will see little to no increase in their gas bill. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau chief, Carrie Saldo, has the details;
Andes, NY – It took years to get approval from the state and there are still environmental groups that won't sign on, but a new group of supporters says the Belleayre Resort at Catskill Park is just what the region needs.
Hudson Valley, NY – New York is the last state in the country to comply with new voting laws and the justice department is threatening another lawsuit. County officials say they'll do what's required, but they're not sure what that is.
North Greenbush, NY – State and local officials broke ground on a Multi-Million Dollar General Electric High-Tech Production Facility in North Greenbush. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.
Boston, MA – An economic report assessing New England indicates the region is caught up in the nation's economic slow-down and forecasters do not expect a rebound until after 2008. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more