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WAMC News
4:43 am
Thu December 27, 2007

One ski resort seeks cell coverage

Hancock, MA – The rural or semi-rural settings of ski areas in New York, Vermont, and Massachusetts often results in cellular phone service that's varied. Instead of seeing spotty coverage as a fact of rural life, one ski area in the Berkshires is pushing for reception at his resort; WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the details;

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The Book Show
3:54 am
Thu December 27, 2007

The Book Show #1014

Albany, NY – Sheldon Novick's masterful biography of novelist Henry James completely changes the way the writer is viewed. The second and final volume, "The Mature Master," has just been published.

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WAMC New York News
2:33 am
Thu December 27, 2007

Spitzer Examines the State of the State

Kingston, NY – A Hudson Valley family got a chance to talk with the governor in their living room as he kicked off his tour of the state leading up to the budget presentation in January.

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WAMC New York News
12:07 am
Thu December 27, 2007

NY Deck Truss Bridges Are Safe

This is a deck-truss style bridge.

Albany, NY – State officials say detailed inspections of New York's 49 deck truss bridges have confirmed they are safe for travel. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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Vox Pop
11:32 am
Wed December 26, 2007

Medical Monday 12/24/07

Albany, NY – Dr. Rondald Stram talks to Alan about Integrative and Alternative Medicine.

WAMC New York News
11:24 am
Wed December 26, 2007

Real Estate Sales Slowing

Hudson Valley, NY – One county may be losing the post 9-11 housing boom, while another may be the next hideaway for the rich and famous. But in general, realtors agree the housing market's a lot more stable than it's been in recent years.

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The Roundtable
9:53 am
Wed December 26, 2007

Dave Barry (aired 12/24/07)

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Dave Barry about his book "The Shepherd, the Angel, and Walter the Christmas Miracle Dog."

9:13 am
Wed December 26, 2007

Word For The Wise #3403

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3403--12/26/07: You ain't gonna make it with anyone anyhow...

In Our Backyard
5:23 am
Wed December 26, 2007

In Our Backyard #137

Albany, NY – It is Christmas Week and Ward and Joe will talk about how to bring environmental peace on earth. Santa has reindeer - they'll talk a bit about the variety without the shining nose and chat about the caribou as well. They have letters about the Alaskan Work Moose and we talk about the environmental impact of skiing in the state.

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WAMC New York News
5:07 am
Wed December 26, 2007

DEC Tackles Invasive Species

Albany, NY – As more invasive species pop up in New York or approach the state's borders, officials in Albany are taking steps to fight back. The state Department of Environmental Conservation has created the Office of Invasive Species. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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