Berkshire County, MA – WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, discussed the economy, job placement for employees displaced by paper mill closings, and youth employment efforts with the state's Secretary of Labor and Workforce development. Carrie has Suzanne Bump is in the community corner;
Albany, NY – As one Mohawk Valley Community prepares to cope with the loss of a major manufacturer and employer, another one stands to reap the benefits. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.
Plattsburgh, NY – New York Senator Charles Schumer was in Plattsburgh Tuesday afternoon to tour on-going construction at the regional hospital, and to talk about proposed legislation that he hopes will help control the rising incidences of diabetes. North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley was there.
Cooperstown, NY – The Baseball Hall of Fame has announced its director has resigned following business judgements quote - not in the best interest of the museum. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett has more.
Albany, NY – Joe and David speak with Danny Klein and Thomas Cathcart about their book, "Aristotle and an Aardvark Go to Washington : Understanding Political Doublespeak through Philosophy and Jokes". These commentators seek to decode the sly language that politicians so often use.
Albany, NY – Alan speaks with Congressman Mike McNulty about the large amounts of money that goes towards presidential and other political campaigns. Alan will finish his discussion with McNulty tomorrow.