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In Our Backyard
5:57 am
Mon December 4, 2006

In Our Backyard #83

Albany, NY – Coming up on In Our Backyard: What would you do to combat climate change pay more for airline tickets? Carpool? Go without that annual summer vacation? Ward will share some ideas on this topic. Air Date: 12/4/06

WAMC New England News
5:12 am
Mon December 4, 2006

Nature Conservancy Plans to Focus on Lake Champlain Ecosystem

Montpelier, VT – The Nature Conservancy, which buys blocks of land to protect endangered ecosystems, has completed a year-long study that determined Lake Champlain's highest ecosystem risks. The group plans to launch a bi-state program focusing efforts on protection of the lake. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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The Roundtable
4:10 am
Mon December 4, 2006

Congressional Corner with MA's John Olver 12/4, 12/6, 12/7

Albany, NY – The Bay State's John Olver joins Alan Chartock to discuss the current lame duck session, the protection of civil liberties in America, and the genocide in Darfur.

Vox Pop
3:37 am
Mon December 4, 2006

Medical Monday 12/04/06

Albany, NY – Alan Chartock welcomes back Dr. Paul Lemanski to the WAMC microphones. Paul takes listener questions about prevention, heart health and good nutrition.

The Roundtable
2:12 am
Mon December 4, 2006

Jennifer Nathan's Interview with Kenneth Helphand, author of Defiant Gardens 12/4/06

Albany, NY – We hear a lot about the cruelties of war, the hardships, the bloodshed, and the pure exhaustion that plague soldiers of every war.

So it would come as a surprise that soldiers during World War One - men who spent their days and nights digging trenches - would chose to pick up yet another shovel. This time to plant elaborate flower gardens and tidy rows of life sustaining vegetables.

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The Best of Our Knowledge
1:10 am
Mon December 4, 2006

The Best of Our Knowledge # 846

Capitol Connection
11:54 am
Sat December 2, 2006

Capitol Connection #648

Albany, NY – Alan Chartock talks to David Sandman, executive director of the Commission on Healthcare Facilities in the 21st Century, which just released its report on hospital closings and mergers. Sandman discusses the process used in determining which hospitals were chosen and the apolitical nature of the commission. He also talks about the other reforms suggested by the report, which go beyond simply closing hospitals to save money.

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WAMC New York News
11:50 am
Fri December 1, 2006

Lawsuit Against Ferry Searches Dismissed

Plattsburgh, NY – A U.S. Appeals Court has rejected a lawsuit that attempted to stop random searches of vehicles traveling on the Lake Champlain ferries. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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11:32 am
Fri December 1, 2006

Word For The Wise #3125

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3125--12/01/06: World AIDS Day/The Day With(out) Art

The Roundtable
10:14 am
Fri December 1, 2006

Albany Symphony Celebrates The Holidays - 11/30/06

Albany, NY – The Albany Symphony is starting a new tradition - A Magic of Christmas concert to celebrate the season. We're joined by Music Director David Alan Miller, board member Sherley Hannay, and Noelle Liberty from The Music Studio.

www.albanysymphony.com

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