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WAMC New York News
11:33 am
Fri April 27, 2007

Dredging Related Construction Underway

Crews working for GE's contractors began clearing brush, installing silt fences and preparing the 110 acres of land between the Hudson River and the Champlain Canal on the east side of Fort Edward, N.Y.

Albany, NY – Construction has begun in Fort Edward on the processing and transportation facilities for the Upper Hudson River dredging project. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.


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Capitol Connection
10:22 am
Fri April 27, 2007

Capitol Connection #717

Albany, NY – This week on the Capitol Connection, Alan Chartock welcomes James Tedisco, the Republican leader in the New York state Assembly. The minority leader talks about Governor Spitzer's campaign finance reform proposals, the recently passed state budget, and his support for legislation to allow the death penalty for people convicted of killing law enforcement personnel.

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WAMC New England News
4:41 am
Fri April 27, 2007

Green in the Village Beautiful

Williamstown, MA – Nearing the end of this leg of its Campus Consciousness tour, the alternative band Guster was in Williamstown, Massachusetts yesterday. The Boston-based band went green last year and one of its members is working on convincing the rest of the music industry to do the same. Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo with more;

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2:02 am
Fri April 27, 2007

Word For The Wise #3230

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3230--04/27/07: Stay out of the cockpit

WAMC New England News
1:47 am
Fri April 27, 2007

NOAH Health Fair

Great Barrington, MA – A Great Barrington, Massachusetts' based health and wellness education and resource center, founded by the late Linda Norris, is hosting its third annual health fair Saturday. Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has a preview;

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The Roundtable
12:32 am
Fri April 27, 2007

Big Rig: Life on the Road with America's Truckers 4/27/07

Albany, NY – You can't talk truckin' movies without paying homage to Convoy. This classic 70s flick - full of sex, crime, and high speed chases - paints a picture of truck drivers as freewheeling outlaws who play by their own rules.

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WAMC New York News
8:49 am
Thu April 26, 2007

Albany Conference on Language Access and Health Care

Albany, NY – Immigrant women and representatives of health organizations, agencies and foundations gathered this week at the UAlbany campus for a conference on language access issues concerning health care. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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The Roundtable
4:12 am
Thu April 26, 2007

Roundtable Interview with creators of UnCivil Liberties film

Albany, NY – The Roundtable hosts speak with Tom Mercer, Penny Perkins and Paul Rapp, creators of the film UnCivil Liberties. The film explores a hypothetical future where the government has increased access to personal information.

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WAMC New England News
4:09 am
Thu April 26, 2007

Gun Surrender Program Saturday In Springfield

Springfield, MA – A gun turn in program is taking place this weekend in Springfield Massachusetts, but sponsors say it is not aimed at fighting crime. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports...

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The Roundtable
4:06 am
Thu April 26, 2007

Roundtable Interview with author Jane Eye-Say

Albany, NY – The Roundtable hosts speak with Jane Eye-Say, author of Walking on Eggshells: Navigating the Delicate Relationship Between Adult Children and their Parents. They spoke about the book, and how to to deal with what can be a difficult relationship.

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