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WAMC New York News
12:03 am
Wed October 11, 2006

Home sales soften in Ulster County

Kingston, NY – Real estate prices in most of the Northeast region have been declining for the past few months. But in Ulster County, New York, realtors report they are just now seeing softness in the market. WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Julia Taylor has the story:

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WAMC New England News
5:47 am
Tue October 10, 2006

Murtha Campaigns For Vermont Congressional Candidate

Burlington, VT – Congressman Jack Murtha was in Vermont today to stump for Democratic Congressional Candidate Peter Welch. North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley was at the afternoon reception and rally where Murtha blasted the Bush administration's Iraq policies.

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WAMC New England News
4:54 am
Tue October 10, 2006

Pittsfield Jazz Festival, teaching students

Pittsfield, MA – The second annual Pittsfield CityJazz Festival is getting underway this week. And while the festival concert series begins Thursday, its informal kick-off was today in the Pittsfield Public Schools. Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the details;

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WAMC New York News
3:19 am
Tue October 10, 2006

IBM engineers looking for new work

Kingston, NY – At least 400 IBM employees across the country are scrambling to figure out the next step in their careers. In the Northeast region, the company has told about 95 in New York's Hudson Valley and 15 in the Burlington, Vermont area that their jobs are being "redeployed." WAMC's Julia Taylor reports.

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WAMC New England News
2:33 am
Tue October 10, 2006

Country Curtains, 50 years later

Lee, Massachusetts – A family-owned business headquartered in the Berkshires is celebrating 50 years in operation. Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the story of Country Curtains;

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WAMC New England News
2:20 am
Tue October 10, 2006

BCC receives largest grant in its history

Pittsfield, MA – Berkshire Community College has been awarded the largest grant in its 46 year history. More now, from Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo:

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WAMC New York News
2:18 am
Tue October 10, 2006

Gas prices vary across New York

Kingston, NY – Gas prices are coming down - but at various rates in different areas of New York State. WAMC's Julia Taylor reports.

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12:59 am
Tue October 10, 2006

Word For The Wise #3087

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3087--10/10/06: Nabobs, start your nattering

WAMC New England News
12:25 am
Tue October 10, 2006

Commission Considers Tolls in Western Mass.

SPringfield, ma – A Massachusetts state commission is expected to recommend raising the gas tax by 9 cents a gallon and increasing the number of tolls on the state's highways. The goal is to fund repairs to the state's aging road and bridge infrastructure. Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Dan Bobkoff has the story.

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Legislative Gazette
10:58 am
Mon October 9, 2006

The Legislative Gazette #640

Albany, NY – (Airs: 10/06/06 and 10/07/06) A weekly program about New York state government and politics. On this week's program: the First Lady comes to New York, our political observer shares his thoughts
on the first lady's visit and the new state senate minority leader, new passport requirements along the US/Canada border have been put on hold.

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