NY – Top county officials in New York's Hudson Valley Monday acknowledged the state is in dire financial straits and needs some form of a bailout, but Republican or Democrat, their message is don't put an added burden on local taxpayers. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.
Dutchess County, NY – Dutchess Community College students could see less of an increase in tuition than initially expected next year, as the county legislature passed a resolution Monday approving the college budget with an amended share of county funding. WAMC's Hank Gross has more.
CT – Connecticut voters are going to the polls to choose legislative candidates, some local municipal officials and a congressional candidate in party primaries. WAMC's Jill Rontey. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
Albany, NY – (AIRS 8/10/08 & 8/11/08) WAMC's Dr. Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and Kingston Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss your letters and other issues confronting the media.
NY – A published report shows New York counties are collecting millions of dollars through a windfall tied to the way they tax a gallon of gasoline. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
Syracuse, NY – Three Syracuse University basketball players accused of sexually assaulting a female student have defended themselves during a nearly six-hour hearing on campus. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
Springfield, MA – Two Massachusetts state authorities have agreed to help out two other public state agencies that are struggling financially. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.