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North Country/Adirondacks News
6:38 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Commission appointed to study same-sex marriage

VT – A special commission appointed by legislative leaders to study same-sex marriage has stopped just short in its final report of recommending that Vermont become the second state in the country - after Massachusetts - to allow gay and lesbian couples to marry. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more

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North Country/Adirondacks News
6:32 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Former official barred from appearing before the panel representing her employer

VT – A former senior official with the Vermont public service board has been barred from appearing before the panel representing the power transmission company that now employs her. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

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North Country/Adirondacks News
5:32 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Dairy cooperatives are urging legislature to repeal milk transport law

VT – Dairy cooperatives and Vermont's top agriculture official are urging the legislature to repeal or delay a law that would require milk companies, rather than farmers, to pay to transport milk. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more....

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WAMC News
4:08 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Auction Of Church Artifacts Upsets Museum

Springfield, MA – The contents of the Old First Church of Springfield Massachusetts are being sold at auction later this week. The recently disbanded congregational church was the oldest in Western Massachusetts and the pending sale of some church artifacts has caused anxiety among officials at a local museum. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....

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WAMC New England News
4:03 am
Tue April 22, 2008

New Director At Academy Of Music

Northampton, MA – The historic Academy of Music in Northampton Massachusetts has hired a new executive director. It's the first time the post has been filled in 15 months. The directors of the oldest municipally owned theater in the country have overseen a financial reorganization at the 118 year old downtown landmark. WAMC s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill spoke with the Academy of Music's new executive director Debra Jay Anthony......

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WAMC New York News
3:54 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Addressing Analog TV "e-Waste"

Albany, NY – The countdown is on to the switch from analog to digital television --- advocates for electronics recycling came to the Capitol today for what they call "Day of the walking dead TV's"--- Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports

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WAMC New York News
3:42 am
Tue April 22, 2008

OGS Going Green

Albany, NY – The New York State Office of General Services marked Earth Day by announcing new initiatives designed to make "every day earth day" - Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports...

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Vox Pop
3:35 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Copyright Forum

Albany, NY – Alan Chartock meets the lawyers. Yes, it's another special meeting of the Copyright Forum. Our learned guests: Paul Rapp, Bill Westwood and Polly M. Law.

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WAMC New York News
2:34 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Preview of Plattsburgh State Holocaust Memorial Week

Plattsburgh, NY – Plattsburgh State is Preparing for the campus' annual Holocaust Remembrance Week. The series of events occurs next week, with survivors and artists on campus discussing the legacy of the death camps. North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley talked to the organizer and to an artist presenting a unique look at the people of the Holocaust.

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WAMC New York News
2:12 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Indian Point Shutdown Not Expected to Affect Safety Designation

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Buchanon, NY – Indian Point's operators say the plants completely back on line todoay, but yesterday's unplanned shutdown has reduced its margin for error, and reinforced the concerns of some local officials. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports.

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