Montpelier, VT – A new report indicates that the state of Vermont could develop thousands of jobs with a sustained effort to progress towards more use of renewable energy and efficiency. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Pittsfield, MA – With less than a week to go before the preliminary election that will narrow the field of Pittsfield, Massachusetts mayoral candidates from three to two, incumbent James Ruberto formally announced his re-election campaign today in the city. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, reports;
Washington, MA – The attendees of 17th annual Northeast Squeeze-In pumped all the accordion tunes they could into last weekend's music festival in the Berkshires. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, filed this report;
North Adams, MA – Mary Grant, president of the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, in North Adams, is among those who have been tapped to assess the state's educational system. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, spoke with Grant about her work on Governor Deval Patrick's education and technology sub-committee;
Albany, NY – The race is on to connect the Adirondacks to internet and wireless technology: Government and Communications Industry leaders sat down for a face-to-face conference in Albany that was teleconferenced to include peers in Indian Lake. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas attended the meeting:
Ray Brook, NY – An administrative law judge has postponed hearings and re-scheduled pre-hearing conferences regarding a proposed development project in the Adirondacks. The move is, in part, to explore potential mediation over the controversial project. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.