Albany, NY – The fall of Minneapolis' I-35W bridge has every state assessing their road and bridge infrastructure. While state agencies that maintain bridges in New York say they're safe and well maintained, some contractors say the state of New York's bridges is a cause for concern. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Kingston, NY – Mayor James Sottile says he wrote to people he said were solid Democratic supporters to let them know about one of their candidates' contributions to the GOP. But challenger Richard Cahill says the letters were harassment.
Kingston, NY – Republican Richard Cahill is running against Kingston Mayor James Sottile - and says he's fed up with what he says are personal attacks and harassment by his opponent. At issue is a letter - one that Sottile says was simply informational.
Becket, MA – Several top officials with the Patrick Administration gathered in front of the town hall in Becket Massachusetts today to announce a strategy to bring affordable broadband internet access to the entire state of Massachusetts by 2010. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....
New Paltz, NY – Ulster County National Guard recruiter Angel Guzman says they're being trained to be more understanding of families who might not be enthusiastic about a recruit's decision to join the military. Because National Guard soldiers don't just defend American soil anymore.
Schenectady, NY – In a higher turnout than expected, more than 30 percent of registered voters in Montgomery and Schenectady counties cast a ballot Tuesday. A Republican was elected for the first time in 25 years. George Amedore, Jr. was sworn in today in two ceremonies in the counties he represents: Capital Disrict Bureau Chief Dave Lucas attended the gathering in Schenectady.
Montpelier, VT – Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has announced he will hold a series of Listening Sessions across Vermont to discuss infrastructure needs. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Albany, NY – Muscles, weight loss, cardio, resistance training, and more than a few encouraging words. Trainer Jane Hawksley Ogle answers questions and gives insight on the often elusive world of over all physical health.