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WAMC News
4:48 am
Wed March 19, 2008

Spring Cleaning Effects the Environment

Springfield, MA – As winter melts away, it's the time of year for many people to begin their spring cleaning. But cleaning out the garage or workplace can cause problems for our environment. From Springfield Massachusetts, Ryan Kravontka explains.

This story was produced and written by Kenny Mahoney. Both Kenny & Ryan are students at Western New England College.

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Vox Pop
4:01 am
Wed March 19, 2008

Pets and Vets 3/19/08

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Albany, NY – It's another installment of our "Pets and Vets" series. Regular guests Sue Sternberg and Dr. Ron Scharf return to answer the questions of pet-loving WAMC listeners. Glenn Busby hosts.

WAMC New York News
3:52 am
Wed March 19, 2008

Save the Game? Two Sides to the Hall of Fame Game

Cooperstown, NY – Major league baseball is warming up for another season, but a venerable tradition ends this year. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports on efforts to save the Hall of Fame game.

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Vox Pop
3:50 am
Wed March 19, 2008

Pets and Vets 3/19/08

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Albany, NY – It's another installment of our "Pets and Vets" series. Regular guests Sue Sternberg and Dr. Ron Scharf return to answer the questions of pet-loving WAMC listeners. Glenn Busby hosts.

WAMC News
3:38 am
Wed March 19, 2008

Upscale model to be reconfigured

Pittsfield, MA – A Pittsfield restaurant hailed by many as a downtown magnet has closed while it works to reconfigure its upscale dining model. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has more on the implications some believe this could have on the business community;

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The Roundtable
3:22 am
Wed March 19, 2008

Joan Murray (aired 3/19/08)

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue speaks with Joan Murray about her collection of poems.

WAMC News
3:11 am
Wed March 19, 2008

Auto Insurance Changes Highlighted

Springfield, MA – The Massachusetts Insurance Commissioner is urging motorists to shop around for the best deal on car insurance as the state's new managed competition system kicks in. The commissioner hosted a consumer forum on car insurance in Springfield... WAMC s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....

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The Roundtable
1:26 am
Wed March 19, 2008

Joseph E. Stiglitz and Linda J. Bilmes (aired 3/19/08)

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue speaks with Joseph Stiglitz and Linda Bilmes about their book "The Three Trillion Dollar War : The True Cost of the Iraq Conflict."

WAMC New York News
11:59 am
Tue March 18, 2008

Ten States Create Nation's First Carbon Dioxide Emissions Allowance Auction

Albany, NY – The ten states that participate in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative will hold a first-in-the-nation carbon dioxide allowance auction. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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The Roundtable
11:53 am
Tue March 18, 2008

Joshilyn Jackson (aired 3/18/08)

Albany, NY – Katie speaks with Joshilyn Jackson about her new novel, "The Girl Who Stopped Swimming". The book mixes fact with fiction in an ordinary town where the main character Laurel has an extraordinary gift.

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