Albany, NY – Deer hunters are out in force and Ward says they are doing quite a job controlling the deer population; but how do you look in that scope and pull the trigger? We'll look at the loon dying on the Great Lakes due to botulism, Ward will comment. Plus - your letters on the Great Blue Heron.
Albany, NY – It's deer season, we'll talk with Ward about the importance of the deer season and what the plusses and minuses are. We'll also hail the role of the mighty hunter. With deer often come ticks and despite the cold the ticks are still out there in great supply. Ward will comment. Ward also shares with us what a Ward Stone Thanksgiving is like and what he is thankful for.
Albany, NY – (Airs: 11/23/07 and 11/24/07) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: Groups against poverty call on the governor to raise welfare benefits, our political observer Alan Chartock analyzes his conversation with the State Comptroller, and Public interest research groups nationwide release their annual Trouble in Toyland report.
Albany, NY – A Conference scheduled for Tuesday in Albany is focusing on the shortage of English-language programs for immigrants in all corners of New York State. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas has a preview.
Newburgh, NY – The media splash surrounding the announcement that the city of Newburgh planned to be the first in the country to use Pistol Cams to increase police accountability was apparently premature.