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North Country/Adirondacks News
6:17 am
Thu March 6, 2008

19 VT towns approve broadband communications network

VT – At least 19 towns in eastern and central Vermont have approved nonbinding resolutions to create a new broadband communications network to provide fiber-optic telephone, internet and cable TV service. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

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Election 2008
6:13 am
Thu March 6, 2008

Tuesday's primaries didn't sway most of Vermont's Democratic super-delegates.

VT – Tuesday's primaries didn't sway most of Vermont's Democratic super-delegates. If anything they only reaffirmed their support for either Barack Obama or Hillary Clinton. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

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North Country/Adirondacks News
6:12 am
Thu March 6, 2008

High turnout in VT

VT – Excitement over the Barack Obama-Hillary Clinton presidential primary helped Vermont set a record for primary election turnout on Tuesday. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

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5:17 am
Thu March 6, 2008

Word For The Wise #3454

Albany – Word For The Wise #3454--03/06/08: Gesundheit! Thank you for covering!

WAMC New York News
5:12 am
Thu March 6, 2008

Communities Upset Over Spike in Electric Delivery Charges

Plattsburgh, NY – Several Adirondack and North Country communities are upset about their electric bills. North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley explains.

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WAMC New York News
4:55 am
Thu March 6, 2008

Advocates Step Up Call For Mercury Limits on Cement Kilns

Albany, NY – A cement plant south of Albany has the dubious distinction of being nationally recognized as New York's biggest mercury polluter...advocates are urging state officials to clean it up...Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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3:52 am
Thu March 6, 2008

Health Update

Albany, NY – Are you drinking enough water? And how much is enough? It's a simple question with no easy answers. On this week's Health Update, Dr. Philip Stieg tries to clear up some of the myths surrounding just how much water we need to consume each day.

3:49 am
Thu March 6, 2008

Health Update

Albany, NY – The skin condition Rosacea affects more than 45-million people worldwide. It's believed several factors can provoke and outbreak but researchers are still working to understand its exact cause. In this week's Health Update, Dr. Philip Stieg takes a look at the findings of a new study which may shed light on the cause of this common but often misunderstood disorder.

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Vox Pop
3:42 am
Thu March 6, 2008

Dog Talk 3/6/08

Albany, NY – Jon Katz is back to talk about dogs. Joe Donahue is our host for the proceedings.

From WAMC's Blog: My Dog's Smarter than Your Dog

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WAMC News
3:42 am
Thu March 6, 2008

New biz seeks to facilitate alternative energy development

Hancock, MA – A new business venture launched in the Berkshires is being touted by some as a way to make alternative energy projects financially accessible.
WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has this report;

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