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10:44 am
Mon December 31, 2007

Windham County Officials Plan Public Hearing to Discuss Vermont Yankee

Brattleboro, VT – Officials in Windham County, Vermont plan to hold a public hearing on the application to extend by twenty years the operating license of the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant. The Windham Regional Commission wants to know what primary issues the public thinks should be brought before state regulators. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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Vox Pop
9:53 am
Mon December 31, 2007

Poetry Forum 12/28/07

Albany, NY – Julia Taylor hosts this edition of Vox Pop's poetry forum.

In Our Backyard
9:46 am
Mon December 31, 2007

In Our Backyard #138

Albany, NY – It is a New Year and Ward and Joe will talk about environmental resolutions for 2008. Will we see any big environmental changes this year? What will we hear from the governor and what will we hear from the President in their State of the State and State of the Union addresses? How have the white tail deer endured the winter so far? Plus, we'll sum up what we learned during 2007.

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9:20 am
Mon December 31, 2007

Word For The Wise #3406

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3406--12/31/07: A last ditch effort for an hour of peace

Legislative Gazette
8:43 am
Mon December 31, 2007

The Legislative Gazette #752

Albany, NY – (Airs: 12/28/07 and 12/29/07) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: Governor Spitzer is hard at work on his state of the state message and coming budget presentation, our political observer Alan Chartock shares his political predictions for the new year, and a new report evaluates the state education department's oversight of the 2007 contracts for excellence.

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Media Project
7:55 am
Mon December 31, 2007

The Media Project #865

Albany, NY – (AIRS: 12/30/07 & 12/31/07) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and Kingston Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss the top stories of 2007, the top media stories of 2007, your letters and more.

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The Best of Our Knowledge
3:39 am
Mon December 31, 2007

The Best of Our Knowledge # 902

Vox Pop
3:17 am
Mon December 31, 2007

Medical Monday 12/31/07

Albany, NY – Preventive Medicine is the topic today. Alan Chartock welcomes "The Doctor's Doctor," Jeffrey Perkins. Dr. Perkins takes calls from WAMC listeners.

WAMC News
1:02 am
Mon December 31, 2007

Mayor-elect Sarno Finalizes Office Staff

Sptingfield,MA – The mayor-elect of Springfield Massachusetts has assembled his mayoral staff and has put one of the appointees in charge of a new effort to address so-called quality of life complaints about the city. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New York News
12:19 am
Mon December 31, 2007

A Safe Ride Home

Albany, NY – Another big holiday is upon us and so is another big holiday concern... drunk drivers. Throughout the Capital Region there are several "free ride home" programs, and NO EXCUSE for driving while tipsy. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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