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WAMC News
12:03 am
Thu November 29, 2007

Utility Regulators Advised to Reject Phone Deal

Montpelier, VT – New Hampshire's consumer advocate has recommended that state utility regulators reject Verizon's plan to sell its land-line telephone service to Fairpoint Communications. The recommendation came shortly after Maine regulators were also advised to reject it. That is good news for opponents of the sale, which must be approved by regulators in all three affected states - Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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The Roundtable
11:56 am
Wed November 28, 2007

Paul Krugman (parts 1 and 2; aired 11/27/07 and 11/28/07)

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Paul Krugman about his book "The Conscience of a Liberal"

WAMC New York News
11:47 am
Wed November 28, 2007

SUNY Trustees Submit Budget With Tuition Increase

Albany, NY – The State University of New York Board of Trustees have submitted their budget proposal for 2008-2009. It includes a tuition increase, which if approved, could lead to an increase in faculty throughout the system. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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The Book Show
11:38 am
Wed November 28, 2007

The Book Show #1010

Albany, NY – Two lavishly illustrated books of children's classics have just been released in time for the holiday season. "The Annotated Hans Christian Andersen," edited by Maria Tatar features stories like The Snow Queen, The Ugly Duckling, The Princess and the Pea and many others by the beloved Danish writer. "The Annotated Secret Garden" gives the story along with notes and over one hundred pictures from the Frances Hodgson Burnett novel by that name.

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11:14 am
Wed November 28, 2007

How to Save Your Life #060

Albany, NY – Host Dr. Philip Stieg welcomes fitness expert JB Berns. Berns was named one of America's Top Personal Trainers by Fitness Magazine. He tells listeners what he believes are the keys to a successful fitness program including some surprising tips about what types of exercise are most effective. Also, find out how to avoid injuries and how to train around existing injuries in order to keep up with your fitness goals.

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8:34 am
Wed November 28, 2007

Word For The Wise #3383

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3383--11/28/07: Birthday cake/Burning bright/In the forests of the night

The Roundtable
5:59 am
Wed November 28, 2007

Albany ProMusica (aired 11/27/07)

Albany, NY – David Griggs-Janower of Albany ProMusica (www.albanypromusica.com) drops by Studio A to tell Joe and Julia about upcoming events.

WAMC New York News
4:10 am
Wed November 28, 2007

NY Leads Suit Against EPA

Albany, NY – Attorney General Andrew Cuomo and the attorneys-general of eleven other states have challenged an environmental rollback by the Bush administration which critics say will restrict the amount of information communities and neighborhoods will have about toxic pollution surrounding them. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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Vox Pop
3:41 am
Wed November 28, 2007

Healthy Highways 11/28/07

Albany, NY – David and Nikki Goldbeck join host Glenn Busby for a discussion about whole foods and healthy recipes. The Goldbecks are authors of "American Wholefoods Cuisine," a book containing over 1300 meatless, wholesome recipes. They maintain a website: www.healthyhighways.com

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Performance Place
3:26 am
Wed November 28, 2007

SONiA & disappear fear 10/18/07

Albany NY – The legendary SONiA Rutsein (accompanied by drummer Laura Cerulli) sings new songs in English, Spanish and Hebrew.

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