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WAMC New England News
4:10 am
Fri May 26, 2006

Mass. Congressman's Aide Gets Scare in Rayburn Parking Garage

Washington, DC – A staffer for a Massachusetts Congressman was caught in the midst of the commotion today as Capitol Hill went into lockdown following reports of gunfire in the Rayburn Office building. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Dan Bobkoff has more.

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4:05 am
Fri May 26, 2006

Word For The Wise #2990

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #2990--05/26/06: Zeros, Ohs, and a big goose egg

WAMC New England News
11:40 am
Thu May 25, 2006

Vermont Governor Signs Health Reform Bill

Rutland, VT – Vermont Governor James Douglas signed a major health care reform bill today at a ceremony at the Rutland Regional Medical Center. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New England News
11:27 am
Thu May 25, 2006

Free House in Amherst...With a Catch

Amherst, MA – In a show of support for affordable housing in western Massachusetts, a private school for 3 to 12 year olds in Amherst, is offering a house for free. But there are conditions! WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Dan Bobkoff explains.

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WAMC New England News
4:28 am
Thu May 25, 2006

Stormwater Agreement Reached Allowing First Lowe's to Be Built in Vermont

South Burlington, VT – Giant retailer Lowe's Home Centers and the Conservation Law Foundation have reached an agreement over their years-long litigation over stormwater runoff from a proposed home improvement center in South Burlington. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
4:05 am
Thu May 25, 2006

Eyeing the campaign piggy banks

Albany, NY – In the last 10 days of the legislative session, civic groups want New York State lawmakers to strengthen laws on the ethics of campaign contributions. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein has this report:

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4:03 am
Thu May 25, 2006

Word For The Wise #2989

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #2989--05/25/06: A show with soul, sole and Sol

Vox Pop
3:57 am
Thu May 25, 2006

Vox Pop Science Forum 5-25-06

Albany, NY – It's another fun and fact-filled edition of the Vox Pop Science Forum. Greg Dahlmann leads a panel of scientists through some interesting territory. Students from Academy Health School of Springfield, MA join in the fun with some great questions.

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WAMC New York News
3:52 am
Thu May 25, 2006

Dutchess Democrat Eyes NYS Senate Seat

Poughkeepsie, NY – A Democrat from Dutchess County is looking to take on incumbent New York State Republican Senator Steve Saland in November. The East Fishkill candidate formally announced his candidacy today near Saland's home base in Poughkeepsie. Allison Dunne has this report.

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WAMC New England News
3:21 am
Thu May 25, 2006

With Growing Deficit, Medway Could Close its Library

Medway, ma – Medway, Massachusetts is running out of money. Now voters in the town are considering shutting down the local library. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Dan Bobkoff has the story.

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