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WAMC New York News
7:21 am
Thu February 21, 2008

New Deal for Hudson Valley LGBTQ Center

Hudson Valley, NY – New York State Supreme Court has approved an agreement between the City of Kingston and the Hudson Valley LGBTQ Center where the organization will pay one-third of the property taxes on their building. Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:19 am
Thu February 21, 2008

New York Congressman John Hall Disussed the Issues With Officials in Orange County

Orange County, NY – Sheriffs and police officials from Orange, Putnam, Rockland and Westchester counties Wednesday discussed immigration and homeland security issues with New York Congressman John Hall. He called the roundtable with Orange County Sheriff Carl DuBois at the Orange County sheriff's Office in Goshen. Hank Gross has More...

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WAMC New England News
7:15 am
Thu February 21, 2008

Transportation Officials Consider New Highway Tolls

MA – Some transportation officials say the state should consider new highway tolls now that a change in federal rules paves the way for them. Jill Rontey

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WAMC New England News
7:11 am
Thu February 21, 2008

Holyoke is closing three schools

Holyoke, MA – Holyoke is closing three schools for the
next school year in a move that is expected to save the city $1 million annually. Jill Rontey has more...

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WAMC New York News
6:40 am
Thu February 21, 2008

Hurley Crime Ruled a Murder Suicide

Hurley,NY – New York State Police Wednesday said results of autopsies on the bodies of James and Deborah Leshkevich of Hurley indicate the case was a murder-suicide. Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
6:37 am
Thu February 21, 2008

Police Consolidation Still on the Table in Broome County

Broome County, NY – Broome County officials say a proposal
to combine the county's municipal police departments into one force remains on the table despite a lack of commitment from at least three of the police agencies involved. Jill Rontey reports...

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WAMC New York News
6:34 am
Thu February 21, 2008

Spanish Power Company's Proposal May Fall Short of What Was Promised

NY – State regulators are looking skeptically at
a Spanish power company's proposed takeover Energy East, saying the $4.6 billion deal might not stabilize rates, boost the upstate
economy, and generate more wind power as promised. Jill Rontey has more...

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Vox Pop
3:46 am
Thu February 21, 2008

Editorial Page: The Pentagon's 9/11 Case and the Military Commission System

Albany, NY – Host David Galletly welcomes Laurie Shanks, a Clinical Professor of Law at Albany Law School.

WAMC New York News
3:45 am
Thu February 21, 2008

Governor Says New York's Future is Upstate Agriculture

Albany, NY – Governor Spitzer is banking on the future of UPSTATE New York, which he believes is in its orchards, vineyards, pastures and fields. On Wednesday, Spitzer addressed Farmers in Central New York who have pledged to support his One Billion Dollar Upstate Revitalization Fund. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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WAMC New York News
3:23 am
Thu February 21, 2008

Area Community Colleges Want Dorms

Hudson Valley, NY – When New York's community colleges first opened, they were seen as local alternatives which allowed students to earn college credit while living at home. But they say that role is changing and the road isn't smooth. Susan Barnett reports.

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