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3:26 am
Wed November 14, 2007

Birds 11/14/07

Albany, NY – This show is strictly for the birds! Expert birdwatcher Rich Guthrie returns for an enlightening hour. Steve Felano is your host. Topics include: Drunk Birds(?) and a preview of Rich's banding demonstration at Powell Sanctuary in North Chatham.

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1:54 am
Wed November 14, 2007

How to Save Your Life #058

Albany, NY – This week, Dr. Stieg welcomes noted author and President of Health Literacy Consulting, Helen Osborne. Find out what health literacy is and how you as a patient can be fully informed about your medical condition. Osborne explains why it's important for patients to know what it means to have their disease, what their options are and the risks associated with each of those options.

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WAMC News
12:23 am
Wed November 14, 2007

Tentative contract agreement signed

North Adams, MA – After 10 months of negotiations a tentative contract agreement has been reached between the nurses and administration at North Adams Regional Hospital. More from WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo;

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WAMC New York News
12:10 am
Wed November 14, 2007

Alcohol Awareness

Albany, NY – Last weekend a former U.S. Congressman and a well-known businessman were arrested for DWI. Public records for both men reflect histories of alcohol-related offenses.
Despite education and awareness campaigns, most people fail to recognize Alcoholism for what it is--- a disease. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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WAMC News
11:39 am
Tue November 13, 2007

Ski Season kicks off in Vermont

West Dover, VT – Thanks to snow-making, Vermont has officially started the ski season. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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The Roundtable
11:31 am
Tue November 13, 2007

Norman Mailer Tribute (aired 11/1207)

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue interviews Norman Mailer about his army life, his writing life and that state of modern American literature.

The Roundtable
11:26 am
Tue November 13, 2007

David Isay (aired 11/12/07)

Albany, NY – Julia Taylor's interview with Story Corps' David Isay. His new book is called "Listening is an Act of Love."

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In Our Backyard
11:21 am
Tue November 13, 2007

In Our Backyard #131

Albany, NY – Coming up on In Our Backyard: Andy Clegg fills in for Joe Donahue. Deer hunting season opens this week - how will EHD, the deer disease Ward has been working on, influence the annual ritual? With the upcoming holiday in mind, Andy asks Ward about the wild turkey population in New York. They also talk about some problematic trends, including the electrocution of birds and the disappearance of butternut trees.

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6:52 am
Tue November 13, 2007

Word For The Wise #3372

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3372--11/13/07: You're too kind...really...

WAMC New York News
4:45 am
Tue November 13, 2007

Mutual Aid Responders Delayed at Border

Rouses Point, NY – The Clinton County, New York mutual aid system includes fire departments and emergency responders from across the county, northwestern Vermont, and southern Quebec. They respond to emergencies across the region when needed. But this past weekend, two fire departments answering a mutual aid call were delayed at the border. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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