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4:39 am
Thu July 26, 2007

Kelley: Massachusetts to 'fill in gaps' of federal report

Boston, MA – In Massachusetts, the Department of Veteran's Services says it is reviewing a report released yesterday by a presidential panel which called for an overhaul of the country's military and veteran's health care system.
WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, filed this report.

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WAMC New York News
3:27 am
Thu July 26, 2007

Hinchey Calls for White House Censure

Washington, DC – Congressman Maurice Hinchey is drafting a House version of Senator Russ Feingold's Senate bill calling for the censure of the Bush Administration for the handling of the war in Iraq and abuses of executive power.

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9:57 am
Wed July 25, 2007

Word For The Wise #3293

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3293--07/25/07: Is it hot in here, or is it just you?

WAMC New York News
8:29 am
Wed July 25, 2007

Kingston's Mayor Backs Third Party Candidate

Kingston, NY – Vincent Bradley Jr. wanted to run for District Attorney on the Democratic line. The party voted not to allow him on a primary ballot. But Kingston Mayor James Sottile says he'll continue to back Bradley anyway.

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Vox Pop
8:22 am
Wed July 25, 2007

Copyright Forum 7/25/07

Albany, NY – How do you ensure that the ideas you have are ideas you own? Paul Rapp, Bill Westwood, and Polly M. Law answer WAMC listener questions about copyright rules and regulations. Dr. Alan Chartock hosts. Music, writing, images, and internet, it's all covered on The Copyright Forum on Vox Pop.

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WAMC News
4:46 am
Wed July 25, 2007

Funding Set For Transit Center Project

Westfield, MA – The final piece of a funding puzzle has been put in place to develop the Multimodal Transit Center in downtown Westfield Massachusetts.. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC News
4:42 am
Wed July 25, 2007

Fish Farmer Sentenced For Killing Birds

Springfield, MA – The owner of a trout hatchery in the Western Massachusetts town of Sunderland is being punished for killing hundreds of birds, including a bald eagle , at his fish farm. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC News
2:31 am
Wed July 25, 2007

Volunteers sought to aid in emergency

Lee, MA – The boards of health in Berkshire County, Massachusetts are working to organize medical professionals and others who can assist in the event of a large-scale emergency. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, reports they are also urging residents to develop personal emergency preparedness plans;

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WAMC New York News
1:59 am
Wed July 25, 2007

Opening Day at Saratoga

The New York Racing Association (NYRA) hopes to continue to operate the Saratoga, Belmont and Aqueduct tracks.
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Albany, NY – It's the day the Capital Region has been waiting for - the start of another season of racing in Saratoga. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports

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