The Roundtable
12:58 am
Tue August 26, 2008

Frank Schaeffer - Crazy for God (aired 8/26/08)

Albany, NY – Author Frank Schaeffer speaks with Katie Britton about his memoir "Crazy for God".

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WAMC New York News
12:15 am
Tue August 26, 2008

Terrorism: Real vs. Manufactured

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Albany, NY – Last week while activists gathered in Albany in support of the Muslim Solidarity Committee's efforts to remember the arrest four years ago of two local Muslim men in an FBI sting, authorities released details of a terror investigation on Long Island.

Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.


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WAMC New York News
12:10 am
Tue August 26, 2008

Michael Howard Is Not Dead

Hudson, NY – Michael C. Howard is feeling just fine, thank you. That's what the attorney for the Columbia County public defender's office is trying to let people know after a rumor swept the area that he died last week. He spoke with Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett earlier today.

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WAMC New York News
12:09 am
Tue August 26, 2008

NY-Vermont Partner to Sync 9-1-1 Services

Wells, VT – Officials in New York and Vermont are working to ensure there will never be a repeat of a botched 9-1-1 call that ended with a death.

Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports,

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Media Project
11:58 am
Mon August 25, 2008

The Media Project #899

Albany, NY – (AIRS 8/24/08 & 8/25/08) WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and Kingston Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss Vice Presidential media hype, news literacy and much more.

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WAMC New York News
11:34 am
Mon August 25, 2008

Farmer's Market Goes Hi-Tech

Saratoga Springs, NY – Farmers across upstate New York are getting the word out: thanks to modern technology, many can now accept food stamps and other means of electronic payment.

Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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WAMC New York News
10:54 am
Mon August 25, 2008

County Fair Business Good in Bad Economy

Rhinebeck, NY – The cost of gas has been quietly creeping down as summer draws to a close, but pollsters say it's too late for many people who cancelled or revised vacation plans because of the expense. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett reports there's one group of business people who say the recession hasn't hurt them a bit.

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The Roundtable
9:34 am
Mon August 25, 2008

Michael Cohen - Live from the Campaign Trail (aired 8/25/08)

Albany, NY – Michael Cohen speaks to Katie Britton about his book "Live from the Campaign Trail", where he discusses some of the make or break campaign speeches.

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WAMC New York News
6:24 am
Mon August 25, 2008

Orange County Democratic Chairman says Biden is excellent choice

Orange County, NY – Democratic Presidential candidate Barack Obama's selection of Delaware Senator Joseph Biden as his running mate is an excellent choice, Orange County, NY Democratic Chairman Jonathan Jacobson said. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.

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WAMC New York News
6:23 am
Mon August 25, 2008

NY AG issues tips for gas leases

Albany, NY – The New York State Attorney General's office has issued eight tips for minimizing the risk of signing a natural gas lease. Property owners in Sullivan County are now being offered land leases on their property by drilling companies. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.

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