Hancock, MA – Berkshire Wind, an alternative energy project 10 years in the making, is under contract to be sold to the Massachusetts Municipal Wholesale Electric Company. There are questions about whether the purchase of the property will result in nullification of an existing legal challenge. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has this report;
Albany, NY – Fewer and fewer radio stations play contemporary classical music - but the world is actually vibrant, and has become more and more open to women over the years. Case in point: The Grammys. The national music awards show has honored classical composers since 1961 - but a woman has never won the category of Best Classical Contemporary Composition.
Tupper Lake, NY – The Wild Center/Natural History Museum of the Adirondacks in Tupper Lake has become the first museum in New York State, and one of less than a dozen buildings in the state, to receive LEED green building certification. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Albany, NY – (Airs: 2/08/08 and 2/09/08) The Legislative Gazette is a weekly program about New York State Government and politics. On this week's Gazette: NY US Senator Hillary Clinton wins the super Tuesday primary in New York, we'll have reaction to the results and take a closer look at what happened in the Hudson Valley, and we'll report on state senate republicans accusations that the Gov is letting too many violent felons out on parole.
Albany, NY – (AIRS: 2/10/08 & 2/11/08) WAMC's Alan Chartock, Times Union Editor Rex Smith and Kingston Daily Freeman Publisher Ira Fusfeld discuss your letters on bias in the press, whether the press likes McCain better than the other candidates and its affect on coverage, and much more.