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10:15 am
Thu December 28, 2006

Word For The Wise #3144

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3144--12/28/06: Mr. Saunders, Mr. Franklin; Mr Franklin, Mr. Saunders...

WAMC New York News
6:02 am
Thu December 28, 2006

Fiscal watchdogs line up

Albany, NY – Several New York State lawmakers are seeking the now vacant state comptroller's seat left empty by Alan Hevesi's resignation in court last week. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein takes a look at who might fill the comptroller's shoes:

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WAMC New England News
4:39 am
Thu December 28, 2006

Public Service Board Ruling Stalls Decades Long Effort to Remove Hydro Dam

Montpelier, VT – A proposed agreement to remove a dam from the Lower Lamoille River has been rejected by Vermont's Public Service Board. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
11:59 am
Wed December 27, 2006

Lack of Snow Means Less Snow Plowing, Easing Highway Department Budgets

Plattsburgh, NY – The lack of snow this year may add up to some budget saving for counties and local communities. As North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley explains, no snow means few snow plows are out on the roads.

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11:53 am
Wed December 27, 2006

How to Save Your Life #013

Albany, NY – On this week's How to Save Your Life, Dr. Stieg talks to Louis Harrison Clinical Director of the Continuum Cancer Centers of New York and Chairman of Radiation Oncology at Beth Isreal Medical Center. Dr. Harrison talks about managing cancer so that patients live longer and have a better quality of life. Dr Steig and Dr. Harrison also discuss what radiation therapy is, how it's used to treat different types of cancer, how radiation treatment has changed, and the hope for the future of cancer treatment.

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10:11 am
Wed December 27, 2006

Word For The Wise #3143

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3143--12/27/06: Pidgin English--chop chop!

The Book Show
9:05 am
Wed December 27, 2006

The Book Show #963

Albany, NY – On this weeks show, Gretchen talks with author Jennifer Egan about her new novel The Keep. The Keep is a modern take on the gothic novel. Jennifer talks about how she developed the books complex characters, settings, and themes.

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The Roundtable
8:40 am
Wed December 27, 2006

Joe Donahue's Interview with Maya Angelou

WAMC New York News
5:28 am
Wed December 27, 2006

Green business park underway

Kingston, NY – Sullivan County's economic development agencies have decided green technology is a growth industry they want to attract to their area. WAMC's Julia Taylor reports.

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WAMC New York News
5:25 am
Wed December 27, 2006

Metro-North considers Ulster bus route

Kingston, NY – Ulster County commuters to New York city commuters may get a break in the next couple of years; Metro-North is looking to start a bus service between the county and commuter rail in Poughkeepsie. WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Julia Taylor reports.

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