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WAMC New England News
12:02 am
Tue November 28, 2006

Three mayors to assit governor's process

Pittsfield, MA – In Massachusetts, the Governor and Lt. Governor elect have selected 210 individuals for 15 different transition team working committees charged with brainstorming suggestions for the incoming administration. Three of the regions mayors are a part of that effort. Details from Berkshires Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo;

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WAMC New York News
11:50 am
Mon November 27, 2006

Passport Rules to Change for Air Travelers, Causing Confusion for Ground Borders

Plattsburgh, NY – Last week the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and State Department announced that people from the US, Canada, Mexico, and Bermuda must have a passport when flying into the United States beginning January 23, 2007. Those concerned about changes in passport rules and regulations emphasize that these rules are for air travelers and are NOT for travelers crossing land borders. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
11:30 am
Mon November 27, 2006

Pataki: more flood aid for upstate counties

Albany, NY – New York Governor George Pataki is once again asking for Federal assistance for eight upstate counties plagued by flooding earlier this month. WAMC'S Capital district bureau chief Jessica Bloustein has the latest:

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11:22 am
Mon November 27, 2006

Word For The Wise #3121

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3121--11/27/06: Hapless hapless

The Best of Our Knowledge
10:22 am
Mon November 27, 2006

The Best of Our Knowledge # 845

In Our Backyard
7:19 am
Mon November 27, 2006

In Our Backyard #81

Albany, NY – Coming up on In Our Backyard: there is a new island in the South Pacific--Ward Stone will weigh in on this volcanic serendipity. Plus turkeys, flowers and venison, oh my! Air Date: 11/20/06

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WAMC New York News
5:49 am
Mon November 27, 2006

Open space bond squeaks by

Kingston, NY – A referendum on funding open space preservation near the Shawangunk Ridge in the Hudson Valley came down to the wire. Vote tallies, which are unofficial until Friday, show the measure winning by just one vote in the town of Gardiner, and by seven votes in Marbletown. WAMC's Julia Taylor has more.

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WAMC New York News
5:32 am
Mon November 27, 2006

Hudson documentary to air nationally

Kingston, NY – A documentary about Hudson, New York is broadcasting nationwide on PBS tomorrow night. WAMC's Julia Taylor spoke with the producers of Two Square Miles.

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The Roundtable
3:44 am
Mon November 27, 2006

Susan Arbetter's interview with Keith Stewart, author of It's a Long Road to a Tomato

Albany, NY – Susan Arbetter speaks with Keith Stewart, author of It's a Long Road To a Tomato.

WAMC New York News
3:29 am
Mon November 27, 2006

County Landfill Operator Plans Energy Plant Using Decaying Trash as Fuel

Plattsburgh, NY – The company operating the Clinton County Landfill has received permission from the county legislature to build a methane-to-energy plant on the site. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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