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WAMC New York News
3:11 am
Tue July 31, 2007

Ulster County Fair Opens

New Paltz, NY – The Ulster County Fair opened today in New Paltz: it may be venerable, but it's still growing.

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WAMC New York News
3:00 am
Tue July 31, 2007

Community Corner with Mayor James Sottile

Kingston, NY – Democrat James Sottile is seeking another term in the mayor's office. He looks back at what he's done, and looks ahead to what he hopes to do.

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WAMC News
12:07 am
Tue July 31, 2007

Bed Push in Northampton Raises Awareness

Northampton, MA – July is international Mad Pride Month. All over the world, there have been events, celebrations, and protests to celebrate those who have psychological disorders and choose to forgo traditional medication. This Sunday the Freedom Center in Northampton, Massachusetts added their voice to the fray and sponsored a bed push protest calling for an "escape from psychiatry". Sarah Yahm has more.

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The Best of Our Knowledge
11:42 am
Mon July 30, 2007

The Best of Our Knowledge # 880

WAMC News
11:32 am
Mon July 30, 2007

Dropping Oranges to Track Algae

Plattsburgh, NY – If you see oranges bobbing in the northern waters of Lake Champlain this week, scientists want you to take note. The fruit are part of an experiment to track algae blooms. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
11:12 am
Mon July 30, 2007

Race For Tonko's Seat In The Home Stretch

Legislative Gazette
9:04 am
Mon July 30, 2007

The Legislative Gazette #730

Albany, NY – (Airs: 7/27/07 and 7/28/07) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's program: we'll have latest on the continuing fight between Governor Spitzer and Senate
Majority Leader Bruno, our political observer Alan Chartock will share his thoughts on the leaders' fight, and a central NY city takes steps to address an emerging problem.

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Media Project
8:59 am
Mon July 30, 2007

The Media Project #843

Albany, NY – (AIRS: 7/29/07 and 7/30/07) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith, Kingston Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld, WTEN Anchor Elisa Streeter, Elmira Star Gazette Publisher Monte Trammer and WNYT Anchor Lydia Kulbida discuss media issues of the week in this special hour long re-union show.

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Vox Pop
8:18 am
Mon July 30, 2007

Medical Monday 7/30/07

Albany, NY – Dr. Alan Chartock hosts as Dr. James Scaduto takes WAMC listener calls on the topic of inpatient hospital care. Hand washing in hospitals, who pays for hospitalists, sarcoidosis, stomach bands, and more on Medical Monday.

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WAMC New York News
5:39 am
Mon July 30, 2007

Mayor vs. Union: Is TV a Job Benefit?

Kingston, NY – Mayor James Sottile and the city's public employees are in contract negotiation...and the union plans to file an improper labor practice charge against him.

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