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WAMC New York News
12:06 am
Fri July 21, 2006

Congressional letter favors press passes

Kingston, NY – A group of U.S. Congressmen signed a letter opposing an effort to yank press credentials from New York Times reporters in the federal Capitol building. WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Julia Taylor has more.

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WAMC New York News
11:57 am
Thu July 20, 2006

Group Working to Transform Alert Facility Into Cold War Museum

Plattsburgh, NY – The result of a meeting earlier this week may result in a new use for a Cold War relic. There is growing interest in converting the old alert facility at the former Plattsburgh Air Force Base into a Cold War Museum. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New England News
11:47 am
Thu July 20, 2006

UMass Works to Get Crime Under Control

Amherst, MA – The University of Massachusetts at Amherst is beefing up its campus security. A report from WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Dan Bobkoff.

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WAMC New York News
5:26 am
Thu July 20, 2006

Kermit Hall China Interview - Pt. 5

Albany, NY – UNIVERSITY AT ALBANY PRESIDENT, KERMIT HALL HAS RETURNED FROM CHINA, BUT BEFORE HE LEFT, HE SPOKE TO WAMC'S GLENN BUSBY FROM SHANGHAI. IN THIS FINAL SEGMENT, HALLS DISCUSSES THE ECONOMIC FUTURE OF CHINA, AND WHAT THE U-S CAN DO TO FORGE A CLOSER RELATIONSHIP WITH THE COUNTRY.

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WAMC New York News
4:51 am
Thu July 20, 2006

Departing Assemblymen Looks Back at Twenty Year Tenure

Plattsburgh, NY – After 20 years in the New York State Legislature, Assemblyman Chris Ortloff bade farewell to his seat on Wednesday. Ortloff has left his elected office to accept an appointment on the state parole board. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley caught Ortloff by cell phone as he left the state capital in his rear view mirror.

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WAMC New York News
4:43 am
Thu July 20, 2006

Landmark hotel sold

Kingston, NY – The Raleigh, once an extravagant Catskills hotel, has been sold. It was one of the few holdouts from the era when hotels like the Raleigh were popular for New York City vacationers and entertainers alike. WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau reporter Julia Taylor has this report.

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The Roundtable
4:25 am
Thu July 20, 2006

Congressional Corner with CT's Rob Simmons 7/20, 7/24, 7/25

Albany, NY – Connecticut's Rob Simmons joins Alan Chartock in the Congressional Corner to discuss the the situation in Lebanon, a recent terrorism conference in Toronto, and raising the domestic minimum wage.

4:21 am
Thu July 20, 2006

Word For The Wise #3029

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3029--07/20/06: A moonraker without Mister Jaws

Vox Pop
3:30 am
Thu July 20, 2006

Science Forum 7-20-06

Albany, NY – Burping, cucumbers and vegan cats? Must be another Vox Pop Science Forum! Host Greg Dahlmann welcomes a distinguished panel of scientists to WAMC's Studio A.

WAMC New York News
2:04 am
Thu July 20, 2006

Central Hudson raises rates

Kingston, NY – The New York Public Service Commission has given Central Hudson Gas & Electric the go-ahead to raise its rates. That has one elected official up in arms. WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Julia Taylor reports.

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