Albany, NY – Fort Edward has become the "Poster Child" for municipalities affected by PCB contamination. Now there's another chemical pollutant attracting attention there. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.
Albany, NY – Nancy Dunlop is a professor of humanities at State University of New York at Albany. In this essay she explores being a young child growing up in the turbulent 1960s, and listening to the Beatles.
Springfield,MA – The city of Springfield Massachusetts wants to follow the lead of Boston and scrap its preliminary city council election next month in order to save money. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...
Albany, NY – Tim Kavanaugh is an independent film producer, and submitted the winning entry to get Springfield, Vermont chosen as the hometown of The Simpsons. Tim Kavanaugh speaks with Julia Taylor in this interview.
Montpelier, VT – An advocacy group in Vermont is out with a report that raises concerns over the use of chlorine in the paper making process at paper mills across the country. The Vermont Public Interest Research Group includes the International Paper plant in Ticonderoga, New York in order to advocate for safer technologies. But the regional IP mill says they have used a chlorine-free process for years. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Albany, NY – Today's topic is Orthopedics with Dr. Charles Kenny. Alan hosts as usual. Signs of tennis elbow, frozen shoulder, stenosis, separated shoulder, spondylolisthesis, and more on this edition of Medical Monday on Vox Pop.
Albany, NY – A Central New York resort operated by the Oneida Indian Nation is trying to get licensed to serve alcohol, prompting one lawmaker to argue that the Nation should be required to pay taxes: Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.