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WAMC New York News
7:40 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Officials say New York's Indian Point 2 nuclear power plant has been shut down

NY – Officials say New York's Indian Point 2 nuclear power plant has been shut down because operators noticed water levels dropping in the steam generator. WAMC's Dave Lucas has more.

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WAMC New York News
7:38 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Four-year-old charges against a Buffalo art professor dismissed

NY – A judge in upstate New York has dismissed four-year-old charges against a Buffalo art professor accused in a federal terrorism investigation of illegally obtaining biological materials.WAMC's Dave Lucas reports...

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WAMC New York News
7:28 am
Tue April 22, 2008

NY Executive came out swinging against Utilities' rate case

Rockland County, NY – Rockland County, NY Executive C. Scott Vanderhoef Monday came out swinging against Orange and Rockland Utilities' rate case settlement agreement filed late Friday. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:25 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Susan Zimet will seek the Democratic Party nomination to run for the new county executive job

Ulster County, NY – Ulster County, NY Legislator Susan Zimet Monday officially announced that she would seek the Democratic Party nomination to run for the new county executive job this fall. She will face off against County Administrator Michael Hein, who has already announced his intentions to run on the Democratic line. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:22 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Economies of both Orange and Dutchess counties are doing well

Dutchess County , NY – New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli Monday said the economies of both Orange and Dutchess counties are doing well; however, he issued a note of caution in light of the adverse impacts of an economic slowdown. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
6:59 am
Tue April 22, 2008

NY agriculture secretary visits Cuba

NY – New York is courting Cuba's lucrative food-import market. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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WAMC New York News
6:56 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Man wanted for assaulting Ohio cop caught in upstate NY

Utica, NY – A 20-year-old man wanted for assaulting a
police officer in Ohio is in custody after he was captured during a traffic stop on the New York State Thruway. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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WAMC New York News
6:53 am
Tue April 22, 2008

Nuclear reactor north of New York shuts down

Long Island, NY – Federal officials say New York's Indian
Point 2 nuclear reactor has been shut down because operators noticed a drop in water levels in the steam generator and a
reduction in output. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

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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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