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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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WAMC New York News
3:56 am
Mon August 20, 2007

More Contamination Concerns at SUNY

New Paltz, NY – A faculty member says officials at SUNY New Paltz should be testing for toxins...and she's heard enough anecdoctal evidence to convince her there's a problem...or maybe two.

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Vox Pop
3:29 am
Mon August 20, 2007

Medical Monday 8/20/07

Albany, NY – Is Alzheimer's genetic or cause by lifestyle? What are the alternatives to nursing home care when dealing with a parent who has Alzheimer's? Those and other questions are discussed in this episode of Medical Monday Vox Pop from WAMC.

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The Best of Our Knowledge
2:43 am
Mon August 20, 2007

The Best of Our Knowledge # 883

Capitol Connection
2:59 am
Sat August 18, 2007

Capitol Connection #733

Albany, NY – This week on the Capitol Connection, Alan Chartock welcomes New York State Comptroller, Thomas DiNapoli. Alan and Tom discuss the state's multi-billion dollar pension fund and how it's being invested. DiNapoli also talks about his efforts to reform the office and what he learned from the mistakes of his predecessor.

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WAMC New York News
11:53 am
Fri August 17, 2007

Cleaning Up After Intense Storm

Plattsburgh, NY – A severe storm swept through New York's northern Clinton County and three northern counties of Vermont Thursday afternoon. Roofs were ripped off homes, trees uprooted, and some say they saw a funnel cloud in the midst of the storm. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more

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