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1:21 am
Mon September 17, 2007

Word For The Wise #3331

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3331--09/17/07: Words born of Antietam

Capitol Connection
10:34 am
Sat September 15, 2007

Capitol Connection #737

Albany, NY – This week on the Capitol Connection, Alan talks with Democratic Assemblyman Richard Brodsky. Brodsky talks about his appointment to the panel set up to study congestion pricing and gives his views on the proposed plan. Alan and Assemblyman Brodsky discuss a couple of ongoing investigations into alleged wrong doing by current and former state officials. And, Brodsky has an update on some unfinished legislative business.

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The Book Show
12:12 am
Sat September 15, 2007

The Book Show #1000

Albany, NY – This is the 1,000 edition of "The Book Show," and host Gretchen Gerzina and former host Tom Lewis give a retrospective. They'll talk about some of the show's most memorable moments and play some of their favorite clips from past shows.

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WAMC New York News
11:27 am
Fri September 14, 2007

Underwater Artifacts Repatriated

Plattsburgh, NY – Deep/Quest 2 Expeditions is a Canadian company that travels the globe documenting the underwater environment and its endangered species for organizations such as the Discovery Channel and National Geographic. The leader of Deep/Quest 2 was in Plattsburgh this week to return artifacts taken from Lake Champlain in the 1970's. North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley was at the museum as people got their first look at the returned items.

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WAMC News
8:50 am
Fri September 14, 2007

Election season rally called into question

Pittsfield, MA – The Massachusetts Ethics Commission is investigating an event held last year in Pittsfield at which Governor Deval Patrick spoke. Two top school district officials and the mayor are involved in the commission's questioning. More from WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo;

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The Roundtable
8:35 am
Fri September 14, 2007

9.13 Interview - Suzanne Vega

Albany, NY – Suzanne Vega is known for her highly literary lyrics, and eclectic folk inspired music. Her career has been a diverse journey. Her new album Beauty and Crime is already earning praise from critics. During this interview on The Roundtable, Suzanne Vega speaks about her new album and current tour.

WAMC News
3:51 am
Fri September 14, 2007

Farm Bill Provision Threatens Food Stamp Program

Montpelier, VT – Officials who coordinate Vermont's food stamp program are concerned that a provision in the Farm Bill being considered by Congress could make it more difficult for Vermonters to get food stamps. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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Vox Pop
3:40 am
Fri September 14, 2007

Genealogy 9/14/07

Albany, NY – Sometimes you want to know more about where you came from. For you, we have our Genealogy episode of Vox Pop. Archivist Jean Nudd takes WAMC listener calls and recommends how to trace the roots of your family tree. Bob Barrett hosts.

WAMC New York News
2:40 am
Fri September 14, 2007

Ash Trees and Baseball Bats in Danger

Catskills, NY – The Emerald Ash Borer threatens to wipe out ash trees as it moves from the Midwest to NY. And the country's leading baseball bat manufacturer is keeping a close eye on what's happening.

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WAMC New York News
1:25 am
Fri September 14, 2007

AG Proposes Home Health Aide Registry

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Albany, NY – Attorney General Andrew Cuomo is proposing new legislation that would create a statewide registry of certified home health aides.

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