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WAMC News
3:46 am
Wed March 12, 2008

Wal-Mart Super Center Seems To Be Shelved

Hadley, MA – Activists in the Western Massachusetts Town of Hadley are claiming victory in their three year battle against the world's biggest retailer. Wal-Mart has apparently scrapped plans to build a 212 thousand square foot store in the town....WAMC s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....

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Vox Pop
3:35 am
Wed March 12, 2008

Editorial Page 3/12/08

Albany, NY – Alan Chartock welcomes back Bob Ward for a discussion about progress on the NYS budget and state business. Of course, most of this program ended up being devoted to the resignation of New York Governor Eliot Spitzer.

The Book Show
1:32 am
Wed March 12, 2008

The Book Show #1025

Albany, NY – The editors of the online publication Smith Magazine solicited six-word memoirs from the unknown and the famous, now collected in the book "Not Quite What I Was Planning."

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WAMC New York News
12:10 am
Wed March 12, 2008

Gov. Spitzer Announces Resignation

Albany, NY – Gov. Eliot Spitzer has announced his resignation. He plans to resign on Monday. Here is the Governor's speech.

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WAMC New York News
11:50 am
Tue March 11, 2008

More Questions Following Spitzer Bombshell

Kingston, NY – The Spitzer scandal has implications that go beyond a personal, and perhaps criminal, misstep. The Spitzer administration has put its considerable clout behind several projects aimed at improving New York's economy. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett has a report.


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WAMC News
11:38 am
Tue March 11, 2008

Two weeks and $2.5 million to go

Lenox, MA – With fewer than two weeks until The Mount must meet its three million dollar fund raising goal, the town and some members of the business community are mulling how best to assist the Lenox, Massachusetts attraction. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has this update;

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WAMC New York News
10:52 am
Tue March 11, 2008

Alan Dershowitz Interview

Albany, NY – Alan Dershowitz taught Eliot Spitzer at Harvard Law School and has come to his former student's defense, after it was revealed Spitzer was tied to a prostitution ring.

He spoke with WAMC's Joe Donahue about his working relationship with Spitzer, and what this could mean for the Governor.

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North Country/Adirondacks News
7:31 am
Tue March 11, 2008

Murder suspect granted more time to prepare for his case

Proctor, Vermont – The lawyer for a 21-year-old Proctor, Vermont man charged with running a man down and killing him with his vehicle last year has been given more time to interview a medical examiner and two forensic scientists. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...


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North Country/Adirondacks News
7:28 am
Tue March 11, 2008

A building collapsed Guilford, Vermont on Monday

Guilford, Vermont – Rain-soaked snow building up on the roof of an old mill in Guilford, Vermont was blamed for the building's collapse Monday. The town fire chief said a second building was in danger. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

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North Country/Adirondacks News
7:25 am
Tue March 11, 2008

A group of Vermont Democrats are planning a write-in campaign

VT – A group of Vermont Democrats, tired of waiting for their party to field a candidate against incumbent Republican Governor Jim Douglas, has announced plans for a write-in campaign in behalf of Progressive Party Candidate Anthony Pollina. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

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