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9:53 am
Mon February 18, 2008

Word For The Wise #3441

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3441--02/18/08: Never misunderestimate a president

WAMC New York News
8:14 am
Mon February 18, 2008

Free Wi-Fi Network Nearly Complete in Downtown Binghamton

Binghamton, NY – Starting next month, anyone with a laptop, handheld computer, or other mobile device will be able to get free unlimited internet access in downtown Binghamton. WAMC's Sarah LaDuke has more...

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Legislative Gazette
7:25 am
Mon February 18, 2008

The Legislative Gazette #807

Albany, NY – (Airs: 2/15/08 and 2/16/08) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: State leaders make a deal to continue horse racing in new york, President Bush's budget would cut health care funding by billions of dollars upstate, and Environmental groups are concerned about the Governor's proposal to divert money from the Environmental Protection fund.

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Media Project
7:15 am
Mon February 18, 2008

The Media Project #872

Albany, NY – (AIRS: 2/17/08 & 2/18/08) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and WTEN Anchor Elisa Streeter discuss David Shuster saying Chelsea Clinton was "pimped out", whether public radio revenue is challenged by podcasts, your letters and much more.

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WAMC New York News
6:28 am
Mon February 18, 2008

Hudson River Maritime Museum in Kingston gets $10,000.

Kingston, NY – The Hudson River Maritime Museum in Kingston, NY has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Hudson River Valley Greenway Council.Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
6:26 am
Mon February 18, 2008

Larkin has Plans to Redevelop the Former Concord Hotel

NY – New York State Senator William Larkin, who chairs the Senate Gaming and Racing Committee, says the new plans to redevelop the former concord Hotel are a good idea. Hank Gross reports

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WAMC New York News
6:23 am
Mon February 18, 2008

George Washington is Celebrating his Birthday in Newburgh, NY

Newburgh, NY – George Washington is celebrating his birthday in Newburgh, NY again this year. Actually, historical re-creator Hugh Francis is spending this Presidents' Weekend at Washington's Headquarters in Newburgh. Hank Gross reports...

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WAMC New York News
6:20 am
Mon February 18, 2008

The City Hall in Beacon, NY is Going Green.

Beacon, NY – City Hall in Beacon, NY is going green. Solar panels will be providing the electricity for the lights and other needs with funds secured by Congressman John Hall, Mayor Steven Gold said. Hank Gross has more...

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North Country/Adirondacks News
6:15 am
Mon February 18, 2008

Adirondack Park Agency Tracking System Targets Illegal Subdivisions.

Adirondack, NY – The Adirondack Park Agency hopes a new land-sale tracking system will help it thwart illegal subdivisions. Jill Rontey reports...

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WAMC New York News
4:50 am
Mon February 18, 2008

NYS Reaches Agreement to Protect Adirondack Timberlands

Albany, NY – New York State DEC and the Nature Conservancy have announced an agreement that will lead to one of the largest state land acquisitions in a decade. Thousands of acres of former timberlands will be added to the Adirondack forest preserve, set aside for recreational uses or dedicated to community enhancement.

WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more

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