Newburgh, NY – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has pulled the plug on its plan of last week to relocate as many as 5,000 Hurricane Katrina evacuees to New York State, but Hudson Valley hospitals are still on standby. WAMC's Hank Gross reports.
Montpelier, VT – Vermont Attorney General William Sorrell wants to know why record high gasoline prices in the state are not dropping as fast as they went up. The A-G issued a press release Tuesday saying outrageous profits are being earned at the expense of Vermonters' wallets. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Albany, NY – The "Bring Them Home Now" tour is making a stop in Albany today. The tour is comprised of military and gold star families who are against the war in Iraq... and whose goal is to bring U.S. troops home immediately. More from our Capital District Bureau Chief Arielle Trimm