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Capitol Connection
11:52 am
Sat October 28, 2006

Capitol Connection #643

11:29 am
Fri October 27, 2006

Word For The Wise #3100

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3100--10/27/06: The pigless piggyback

51 % The Women's Perspective
11:08 am
Fri October 27, 2006

51% 902

Albany , NY – TO: Program Directors
FROM: WAMC, Albany, NY
RE: 51 PERCENT program rundown
DT: FRIDAY, October 27th, 2006

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In Our Backyard
7:28 am
Fri October 27, 2006

In Our Backyard #77

Albany, NY – Coming up on In Our Backyard: An update on the threat of the avian flu. The H5N1 bird flu virus is infecting pigs on the Indonesian resort island of Bali. Flu experts worry about H5N1 findings in pigs because the animals can carry both human viruses as well as the bird flu. This may give the virus an opportunity to mutate into strains that may cause a human flu pandemic. Air Date : 10/23/200

WAMC New York News
4:24 am
Fri October 27, 2006

Eliot Spitzer withdraws support for Alan Hevesi

Albany, NY – The Democratic candidate for Governor, Eliot Spitzer, says he is withdrawing his support of the party's candidate for Comptroller,
incumbent Alan Hevesi. Meanwhile, Governor George Pataki will decide
on Friday whether to call the State Senate into session to begin
removal proceedings against Hevesi, who is embroiled in a scandal
over using an employee as a chauffer for his wife. Capitol correspondant Karen DeWitt has more.

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WAMC New York News
4:20 am
Fri October 27, 2006

Counterfeiters caught in Catskills

Kingston, NY – Police in Sullivan County, New York, have broken up a ring of counterfeiters. WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Julia Taylor has the story.

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WAMC New York News
4:15 am
Fri October 27, 2006

Hospitals may lose funding

Kingston, NY – Some Hudson Valley hospitals may lose millions of dollars of Medicare funding in 2007. Dutchess County's hospital execs are lobbying Congress to keep funding levels steady. WAMC's Julia Taylor has this report.

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WAMC New York News
3:31 am
Fri October 27, 2006

$650M for AMD

Albany, NY – New York State has finalized $650 million in grants going to California-based computer chip manufacturer Advanced Micro Devices. AMD has plans to build a plant in Saratoga County. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein has more:

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