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WAMC New York News
11:58 am
Mon August 20, 2007

Weekend of Violence in the Capital City

Albany, NY – A weekend of violence in downtown Albany has led some to suggest the incidents point toward a bigger crime problem in the city...

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The Roundtable
10:50 am
Mon August 20, 2007

8/15 - 8/20 Congressional Corner - Kristen Gillibrand

Albany, NY – Congresswoman Kristen Gillibrand represents New York's twentieth congressional district. In these four installments of the Congressional Corner, the congresswoman speaks with Alan Chartock about farm subsidies, education, economic growth, and giving soldiers longer times at home between deployments.

Media Project
9:37 am
Mon August 20, 2007

The Media Project #846

Albany, NY – (AIRS: 8/19/07 & 8/20/07) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Kingston Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld, and WTEN Anchor Elisa Streeter discuss whether it's Herman or Herbert and "name mistakes" by the New York Times, whether journalists should be polite when asking questions, and much more.

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The Roundtable
8:56 am
Mon August 20, 2007

8/17 - Interview - Aidan Delgado

Albany, NY – Aidan Delgado was in the process of enlisting in the US Military when terrorists struck the World Trade Center on September 11th. He was also exploring Buddhism. Then in 2003 Delgado was deployed to Iraq and assigned to the Abu Ghraib prison. Eventually he filed for, and was granted, status as a contentious objector. In this interview on The Roundtable, Delgado speaks of his experiences and his new book - The Sutras of Abu Ghraib.

In Our Backyard
8:29 am
Mon August 20, 2007

In Our Backyard #120

Albany, NY – Coming Up on In our Backyard,

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Legislative Gazette
7:53 am
Mon August 20, 2007

The Legislative Gazettee #733

Albany, NY – (Airs: 8/17/07 and 8/18/07) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: Democrats begin speaking up for the Governor over the scandal known as Troopergate, the state attorney general announces a 4.5 million dollar final payments have been sent out to over five thousand dairy farmers statewide.

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6:10 am
Mon August 20, 2007

Word For The Wise #3311

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3311--08/20/07: What do you put on a birthday cake for plutonium?

WAMC News
5:17 am
Mon August 20, 2007

Governor Says Some Bonding for Transportation Okay

Montpelier, VT – Governor Jim Douglas says he's willing to consider using bonds to help pay for repairs to Vermont's roads and bridges. But he will only consider bonds if it doesn't increase the state's bond debt. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
5:11 am
Mon August 20, 2007

Adirondack Hospital Recognized for Surgery Program

Saranac Lake, NY – The Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake has received a Center of Excellence designation for their bariatric surgery center. WAMC North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley explains.

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WAMC New York News
4:23 am
Mon August 20, 2007

12% of New York's Bridges Structurally Deficient

Albany, NY – New York State's bridge problems appear to be on the rise and that's spurred the Department of Transportation into action.

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