North Country/Adirondacks News
6:57 am
Tue June 17, 2008

Champlain clean up taking longer than expected

VT – Vermont Governor Jim Douglas says it's taking longer than expected to clean up Lake Champlain by reducing its phosphorous levels. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

Read more
WAMC New England News
6:55 am
Tue June 17, 2008

Two men will be tried separately in connection with killing of a mother and two daughters

Cheshire, CT – A Connecticut prosecutor says two men will be tried separately in connection with the killing of a mother and her two daughters in a home invasion in Cheshire last year. WAMC's Carrie Saldo has the latest

Read more
WAMC New England News
6:52 am
Tue June 17, 2008

Rell is hearing criticism over nonprofit veto

Hartford,CT – Connecticut Governor Jodi for her veto of a bill that would have created a cabinet to consider long term funding options for struggling nonprofit social service agencies. Details from WAMC's Carrie Saldo

Read more
WAMC New England News
6:50 am
Tue June 17, 2008

Red tide tests will begin this week

MA – The Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries plans this week to begin testing shellfish harvested from federal waters that may have been affected by red tide. Details from WAMC's Carrie Saldo...

Read more
WAMC New York News
6:48 am
Tue June 17, 2008

Congressman Hall urged the senate to pass $6.4 billion in grants

Hudson Valley, NY – Hudson Valley, NY Congressman John Hall Monday urged the Senate to adopt a bill that has already been approved in the House that would provide $6.4 billion in grants to school districts to repair, modernize and green school buildings. Hall announced the bill while at Monroe-Woodbury High School with school district officials. If approved by the Senate and signed by the President, it could pump $6 million into Hall's district alone. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

Read more
WAMC New York News
6:45 am
Tue June 17, 2008

An appropriation of $800,000 is making its way through the House

Middletown, NY – An appropriation of $800,000 is making its way through a House of Representatives committee and the funding is targeting to be applied to the cost of the new $15.5 million water treatment plant under construction in the City of Middletown, NY. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

Read more
WAMC New York News
6:43 am
Tue June 17, 2008

Officials have broken ground on obility Management Facility

Sullivan County, NY – Sullivan County, NY officials broke ground on their new transportation facility Monday, kicking off a project already several years in the planning. In 2001, county officials began soliciting federal and state funds for the $2.7 million, 10,000 square foot, Mobility Management Facility, currently in the earth-moving stages across from the Sullivan County International Airport in the Town of Bethel. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

Read more
WAMC New York News
6:41 am
Tue June 17, 2008

JetBlue will consider adding more flights

Newburgh, NY – With AirTran Airways' termination of service from Stewart Airport in Newburgh, NY in early September, JetBlue, the other airline that provides daily Florida service will evaluate its ridership and consider adding more flights in the future. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

Read more
WAMC New York News
6:39 am
Tue June 17, 2008

AirTran Airways will going to continue flying

WAMC New York News
6:36 am
Tue June 17, 2008

Senate, Assembly near authorities reform

Albany, NY – Senior New York legislators say they are
near agreement on landmark reform of state authorities that can borrow hundreds of millions of dollars, set fares and tolls, and
sell off state assets such as property development rights. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more...

Read more

Pages