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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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WAMC New York News
2:57 am
Thu March 6, 2008

Animal Cruelty Case Closed: Rescuers Appalled

Accord, NY – Many are expressing outrage over a judge's decision to drop animal cruelty charges against an alleged animal hoarder. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC Speakers Corner
1:33 am
Thu March 6, 2008

In Conversation With... Theodore Bikel

Albany, NY –

Perhaps only a cat with its nine lives can claim to have more than Theodore Bikel has had. Folk singer; theater, film and television actor; radio host; president of Actors' Equity; political activist; Jewish spokesman, and author are some of the many careers to which Mr. Bikel can lay claim.

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The Roundtable
12:39 am
Thu March 6, 2008

Jodie Picoult (aired 3/6/08)

Albany, NY – Katie speaks with author Jodie Picoult about her newest novel, "Change of Heart". This novel explores the complicated issues between the death penalty and religion.

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The Roundtable
12:07 am
Thu March 6, 2008

Congressional Corner with Maurice Hinchey (aired 3/6/08) 3 of 3

Albany, NY – Alan speaks with New York Congressman Maurice Hinchey about how some public radio stations have reached an agreement with Clear Channel, the national radio conglomerate.

The Roundtable
12:01 am
Thu March 6, 2008

Shawn Stone (aired 3/6/08)

Albany, NY – Shawn Stone joins Joe and Selma to discuss what is going on in the tri-state Metroland area and what he has seen.

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WAMC News
11:59 am
Wed March 5, 2008

A Review of Town Meeting Day

Montpelier, VT – Town Meeting Day ballot voting is complete in Vermont. Voters chose selectboard and school board members and decided on numerous articles in communities across the state. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
11:23 am
Wed March 5, 2008

Poll: NY Consumer Confidence Collapse

Albany, NY – Consumer Confidence among New Yorkers has collapsed: A new Siena Poll charts the Empire State 18 points below the sagging National Consumer Confidence Rate. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas has details.

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