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WAMC New York News
11:39 am
Fri March 10, 2006

Governor William Weld Visits Plattsburgh, New York

Plattsburgh, NY – Former Massachusetts Governor William Weld, a Republican candidate for New York governor, was in Plattsburgh this morning, touting his experience in public life. North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley was at the Chamber of Commerce sponsored event.

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11:01 am
Fri March 10, 2006

Word For The Wise #2935

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #2935--03.10.06: Plants around the plant

WAMC New York News
6:07 am
Fri March 10, 2006

Clinton wants details on cancelled Dubai Deal

Albany, NY – New York senator Hillary Clinton says Congress needs to see more information on the particulars of Dubai Ports World's pullout on the White house deal to turn over port operations to the United Arab Emirates based company. More from WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein.

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WAMC New York News
4:21 am
Fri March 10, 2006

Adirondack Park Agency Approves Controversial Power Line Route

Ray Brook, NY – The Adirondack Park Agency has approved plans to run a 26-mile power line through a section of the Adirondacks. Environmentalists had wanted a portion of the route diverted to avoid going thru a forested area. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
1:29 am
Fri March 10, 2006

Bedbugs in the Catskills

Ellenville, NY – A 20 million dollar lawsuit against a famous resort hotel in the Catskills has attracted national attention.
WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Deborah Runcie has the details.

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1:13 am
Fri March 10, 2006

Dan Stewart: Mayor of Plattsburgh - Pt. 3

Plattsburgh, NY – PLATTSBURGH, NEW YORK'S DAN STEWART RETURNS TO THE COMMUNITY CORNER FOR HIS FINAL SEGMENT. TODAY STEWART DISCUSSES THE IMPACT OF NATIONAL I-D CARDS AT THE CANADIAN BORDER CROSSING, AND THEN HE TELLS US ABOUT HIS FUTURE POLITICAL AMBITIONS.

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WAMC New England News
11:54 am
Thu March 9, 2006

Union Head Critical of Springfield Contract Offer

SPRINGFIEld, MA – The head of Springfield, Massachusetts's Control Board unveiled new contracts for the cash-strapped city's police and firefighters yesterday. Officials say the contracts are the best the city can offer. But some union leaders are not satisfied.

WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Dan Bobkoff has the story.

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The Roundtable
11:50 am
Thu March 9, 2006

Susan Arbetter's interview with Shannon Moffett about the brain 3/9

Albany, NY – Shannon Moffett is a Stanford Medical Student who has written a new book on the brain. It's called The Three-Pound Enigma and in it she trails pioneering neuroscientists into operating rooms, labs, and brain scanning centers to introduce us to the gream minds who study the human mind.

Susan Arbetter spoke with Shanon Moffett and asked her why she wanted to explore the inner workings of the brain.

Shannon Moffett's new book is called The Three-Pound Enigma. It's published by Algonquin.

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WAMC New England News
11:43 am
Thu March 9, 2006

Come-back kid

North Adams, MA – North Adams, Massachusetts has been dubbed a come-back kid by a nationally distributed magazine.

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WAMC New England News
11:42 am
Thu March 9, 2006

Vermont Switches Back to Federal Prescription Plan, Few Initial Problems Reported

Montpelier, VT – Poor and elderly Vermonters have been switched back to the once problem-plagued federal Medicare-D prescription drug plan. Both advocates and state officials say it will take several days to gauge whether the federal system is working, but in its first day there were few problems reported. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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