The Roundtable
9:03 am
Mon April 21, 2008

Tobias Wolfe- Our Story Begins (aired 4/21/08)

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with award winning author Tobias Wolfe about his first collection in over ten years called "Our Story Begins". This collection comprises of ten new stories and 21 classics.

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WAMC New England News
8:26 am
Mon April 21, 2008

Bill to help grandparent-headed families faces uncertainty

Hartford, CT – Lawmakers say budget concerns have
forced them to scale back a proposal to help Connecticut grandparents meet the financial demands of raising their
grandchildren.

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WAMC New York News
7:12 am
Mon April 21, 2008

Growth of population continues to place more demand on emergency services in Orange County

Orange County, NY – The continued growth of population in and around Orange County, NY continues to place more demand on its emergency services, said County Commissioner of Emergency Services Walter Koury. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:09 am
Mon April 21, 2008

Indian Point nuclear power plant's Unit 2 was safely reconnected

Buchanan, NY – Entergy plant operators safely reconnected the Indian Point nuclear power plant's Unit 2 in Buchanan, NY to the electric grid Sunday at 2:29 p.m. Unit 2 went offline on March 23, two days before the plant's 18th maintenance and refueling outage, after a malfunction with a main boiler feed pump. WAMC'sHank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:06 am
Mon April 21, 2008

Forest fire at Minnewaska State Park 80 percent contained

NY – The forest fire at Minnewaska State Park is now 80 percent contained with favorable conditions suggesting it could soon be under control, New York Governor Paterson said Sunday afternoon. WAMC's Hank Gross has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:03 am
Mon April 21, 2008

Sullivan County Elections Commissioner lost his battle with cancer on Sunday

Sullivan County, NY – Sullivan County, NY Democratic Elections Commissioner Timothy Hill lost his battle with cancer on Sunday, county officials said. He had battled the disease for well over a year.

WAMC New York News
5:15 am
Mon April 21, 2008

Landmark Nanotech Deal For UAlbany

Albany, NY – The National Institute of Science and Technology is teaming up with UAlbany in a partnership proponents say will bring federal research, expertise, and resources to the Albany NanoTech campus ... Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports

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WAMC New York News
5:12 am
Mon April 21, 2008

Small Businesses in Jeopardy?

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Albany, NY – The American Small Business League is sounding the alarm over a bill sponsored by a New York Congresswoman: they say it could spell disaster for millions of small businesses across the country. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas reports.

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Vox Pop
3:39 am
Mon April 21, 2008

Medical Monday 4/21/08

Albany, NY – Bob Barrett sits in the host chair this time around. Bob welcomes Dr. Hugh Fisher for a discussion about urology.

In Our Backyard
3:36 am
Mon April 21, 2008

In Our Backyard #152

Albany, NY – It is Earth Week and we will celebrate with Ward Stone as he gives a State of the planet report. We will talk about all the good stuff this time of year brings like peepers, bugs, gardening and fishing. We have been getting a lot of letters - and we will talk about bears in Washington County, Cougars in Broadalbin, and coyotes in Ira Vermont. We'll be checking in on a lot of backyards on this week's edition of In Our Backyard with Ward Stone.

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