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WAMC New York News
5:20 am
Tue June 13, 2006

Property tax relief on their minds

Saratoga Springs, NY – New York democratic hopeful for governor Thomas Suozzi is hanging on to his long-shot effort -and blasting the property tax plan of his front-running opponent, Attorney General Eliot Spitzer. Meanwhile, Governor George Pataki says state lawmakers' property tax credit plan looks good. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein reports.

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WAMC New York News
5:17 am
Tue June 13, 2006

New York schools to behave

Albany, NY – The New York State Education department is making data on violent and disruptive incidents in New York's schools from 2003 to 2005 available to the public now, in hopes that parents will have earlier access to the information. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein reports:

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WAMC New England News
4:56 am
Tue June 13, 2006

Hodgkins Seeking 'First District' Senate Seat

Great Barrington, MA – With the slots for the September primary finalized at least two Berkshire County democrats are making official campaign announcements this week for the first district State Senate seat. Our Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, was there for former state representative Christopher Hodgkins's kick-off earlier today;

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3:20 am
Tue June 13, 2006

Word For The Wise #3002

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3002--06/13/06: THE MIRANDA WARNING

WAMC New England News
2:50 am
Tue June 13, 2006

Massachusetts Website Will Let Public Compare Health Procedure Prices

Boston, MA – Massachusetts is working on a website that will allow consumers to compare prices and the quality of medical procedures. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Dan Bobkoff has more.

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WAMC New England News
1:27 am
Tue June 13, 2006

Treehouse: Part Two of Two

WAMC New England News
12:43 am
Tue June 13, 2006

Berkshire County Hospital Honored For Cardiac Services

North Adams, MA – Masspro, a healthcare quality improvement organization, has recognized Northern Berkshire County's largest health care provider for its treatment of cardiac patients. Details from WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo;

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Legislative Gazette
10:19 am
Mon June 12, 2006

The Legislative Gazette #623

Albany, NY – On this week's Legislative Gazette: William Weld drops out of the Republican race for Governor, our political
observer Alan Chartock will share his thoughts on Weld's move, and lawmakers attack the problem of childhood obesity

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Media Project
9:40 am
Mon June 12, 2006

The Media Project #784

Albany, NY – (Albany, NY (AIRS: 06/11/06 and 06/12/06) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Times Union editor Rex Smith and Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss your letters, whether reporters should be required to disclose their backgrounds, the FCC indecency-fine-boost passes and much more.

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In Our Backyard
5:52 am
Mon June 12, 2006

In Our Backyard #57

Albany, NY – Coming Up On In Our Backyard: Are animals self-aware? Anyone who has ever had a pet will probably say, Of course they are. However, a new study reported in the online science journal, Neuron says that some animals such as dolphins don't have the same part of the brain that makes humans self-aware. We'll ask Ward what this means. Also, If you see a turtle attempting to cross the road-help him out for the love of reptiles! Air Date: 6/10/06

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