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WAMC New York News
1:40 pm
Tue June 21, 2005

Howard Dean Speaks at Plattsburgh State

Plattsburgh, NY – Howard Dean appeared at a CVPH Medical Center. Plattsburgh State symposium on health care where he discussed his vision for the future of health insurance.

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WAMC New York News
8:29 am
Tue June 21, 2005

Hinchey and Sweeney Trade Barbs

Middletown, NY – Congressman Maurice Hinchey of Hurley, a Democrat, and Congressman John Sweeney, a Republican from Clifton Park, are taking pot-shots at one another over the issue of travel funding.

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WAMC New York News
5:37 pm
Mon June 20, 2005

Counties Struggle to Repair Storm-Damaged Roads

Bolton, NY – Traffic is moving again across a stretch of the Adirondack Northway that was shut down by a mudslide a week ago. But the Interstate was not the only road damaged, and officials in New York's Warren and Essex Counties are still struggling to repair dozens of county and town roads.
WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
5:32 pm
Mon June 20, 2005

Death Penalty Opponents Express Dismay at Start of Trial

1:48 pm
Mon June 20, 2005

Mark Boughton - Mayor of Danbury, CT - Pt. 1

Albany, NY – TODAY IN THE COMMUNITY CORNER ALAN INTRODUCES THE MAYOR OF DANBURY CONNECTICUT, MARK BOUGHTON. BOUGHTON TELLS ALAN HOW THE CITY HAS BECOME A SAFE HOUSE FOR MANY UNDOCUMENTED WORKERS, AND THE EFFECTS THEY'VE HAD ON THE COMMUNITY.

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WAMC New York News
1:04 pm
Mon June 20, 2005

EPA Study: PCBs Harmful To Humans, Wildlife

Pittsfield, MA – Two new studies released by the federal Environmental Protection Agency say P-C-B's are harmful to humans and wildlife -- a major milestone in the process to the clean-up the contamination left by General Electric in the Housatonic River.

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WAMC New York News
5:05 pm
Fri June 17, 2005

Call to Tighten State Assault Weapons Ban

Albany, NY – New Yorkers Against Gun Violence are calling on the State Senate to tighten the state's assault weapons ban. But gun owners fear its another attempt to ban firearms in general. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
4:48 pm
Fri June 17, 2005

Sage College Announces Nanotech Incubator

Troy, NY – New York State Senate Majority Leader Joe Bruno announced today that he has secured 2.5 million dollars to Russell Sage College in Troy NY. The money will be used to create a Nanotech Incubator, making it the first of its kind at a womens college. More from Arielle Trimm

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WAMC New York News
1:48 pm
Fri June 17, 2005

Scenic Hudson Creates Senior Advisor Role

Poughkeepsie, NY – A man known as the "Mayor of the Hudson Valley" has joined environmental group Scenic Hudson as senior advisor. Scenic Hudson's president says the advisor's role will entail working with elected officials in revitalizing waterfront communities. WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne has more.

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WAMC New York News
12:37 pm
Fri June 17, 2005

Public Transit Authorities Mull Fare Hikes In Response To Gas Prices

Springfield, MA – The sky-rocketing price of gasoline means fare increases for users of public transportation in western Massachusetts -- as administrators call for more state funding.

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