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WAMC New York News
10:32 am
Wed August 15, 2007

Democrats Strike Back

Albany, NY – Democrats this week have begun speaking up for Governor Eliot Spitzer, in the face of continued news stories and developments about the scandal that's become known as troopergate . Capitol Correspondent Karen DeWitte reports.

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Vox Pop
10:25 am
Wed August 15, 2007

Pets and Vets 8/15/07

Albany, NY – Sue Sternberg and Ron Scharf help WAMC listeners deal with a toy poodle who is a fussy eater, an alternative Three's Company where a cat lives with two dogs, and struggling to keep a dog's attention long enough to establish desirable behaviors. Joe Donahue hosts as the Pets and Vets crew also discusses a dog who no longer likes going for walks and a pinchy biter.

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10:23 am
Wed August 15, 2007

How to Save Your Life #045

Albany, NY – Dr. Stieg welcomes Michael Olson, a noted journalist and advocate of metropolitan farming. Michael talks about the food chain and how it affects the quality of the food we eat. He also gives advice on how to make sure you get what you pay for when buying organic products. Finally, Michael and Dr. Stieg talk about the growing trend towards purchasing fresh, locally grown food instead of processed foods.

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10:14 am
Wed August 15, 2007

Word For The Wise #3308

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3308--08/15/07: Assumptions about dogma

WAMC News
4:48 am
Wed August 15, 2007

'Zephyr' dedicated

Hancock, MA – The first ski area in the northeast to generate its own wind energy held a dedication ceremony Wednesday with its $3.9 million wind turbine towering overhead and a few hundred people looking on. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, was there and has this report;

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WAMC New York News
4:37 am
Wed August 15, 2007

Poughkeepsie School Audit Complete

Poughkeepsie, NY – A grand jury may file criminal charges against the former superintendent of the Poughkeepsie School District. A state audit shows the school board allowed 1.2 million dollars in questionable spending.

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WAMC New York News
12:16 am
Wed August 15, 2007

Fiscal Problems At Bellevue

Albany, NY – It's possible that an area hospital slated for closure by the Berger Commission may be headed toward financial collapse. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports

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10:11 am
Tue August 14, 2007

Word For The Wise #3307

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3307--08/14/07: Pensions and the birth of words

Vox Pop
8:09 am
Tue August 14, 2007

Politics 8/14/07

Albany, NY – Karl Rove's resignation serves as the jumping off point for discussion on this edition of Politics Vox Pop. Dr. Helen Desfosses joins Alan as WAMC listeners ask, agree, and argue about the political topics on their minds and in their headlines.

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WAMC New York News
2:56 am
Tue August 14, 2007

Young Professionals Discuss Brain Drain Concerns

Plattsburgh, NY – New York First Lady Silda Wall Spitzer was in Plattsburgh this morning. She met with a newly formed young professionals organization for a roundtable discussion on retaining and recruiting young workers to the region. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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