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WAMC New York News
1:03 am
Mon January 29, 2007

UAlbany Doctoral Programs Rank in National Top 10

Albany, NY – Three University at Albany Doctoral Programs are Nationally ranked near the tops of their disciplines. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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The Best of Our Knowledge
12:14 am
Mon January 29, 2007

The Best of Our Knowledge # 854

Capitol Connection
12:54 am
Sat January 27, 2007

Capitol Connection #704

Albany, NY – This week, Alan Chartock talks with New York Lieutenant Governor David Paterson. Paterson talks about what he hopes to accomplish as Lieutenant Governor and how the office will change in the administration of Governor Eliot Spitzer. They also talk about the deal with the legislature to reform the ethics commissions in New York state, redistricting, his relationship with the governor and whether he would one day be interested in seeking a higher office.

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WAMC New York News
9:59 am
Fri January 26, 2007

NY Gov. Spitzer Addresses Health Policy

Albany, NY – Governor Eliot Spitzer, in a major address on health policy, promised to give New York a patient centered health care system. The governor said his new budget will take on special interests within the health care industry to restructure and to curb costs. WAMC's Capital Correspondent Karen DeWitt reports.

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4:36 am
Fri January 26, 2007

Word For The Wise #3165

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3165--01/26/07: Word For The Wise--now with EXTRA trans fats!

WAMC New York News
4:08 am
Fri January 26, 2007

Unions Support More State Aid for Libraries

Albany, NY – Three labor unions have come out in support of additional state aid for libraries. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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WAMC New York News
4:05 am
Fri January 26, 2007

Health Care Walk Ends on The Capitol Steps

Albany, NY – Braving Bitter Wind Chills, Hospital workers from across upstate New York came to the State Capitol today, the last day of a 19-day march from Buffalo to Albany.
Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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WAMC New England News
3:28 am
Fri January 26, 2007

Area of brain linked to addictive tendancies

Pittsfield, MA – Is it possible to forget that you were a smoker? A finding released by the journal Science today reports that's just what happened to a patient dubbed Nathan by his doctor. Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has reaction on what this could mean for those trying to kick the habit;

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WAMC New York News
3:06 am
Fri January 26, 2007

Governor Nominates Grannis to Head DEC

Albany, NY – New York Governor Eliot Spitzer has nominated Assemblyman Alexander Pete Grannis to head the state Department of Environmental Conservation. North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has reaction from across the region.

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WAMC New England News
12:11 am
Fri January 26, 2007

Hospital and local high school collaborate on program

North Adams, MA – With a health care officials anticipating a shortage of nurses in Massachusetts within the next ten to fifteen years, health care organizations in the Berkshires are working to pre-empt that potential problem.
Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has this report on the newest program available in the county;

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