Albany, NY – Addressing the high cost of gasoline and the impact it's having on motorists is high on the agenda of an area congresswoman, as we hear in this report from Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas.
Pittsfield, MA – Some officials in Pittsfield, Massachusetts hope to adopt a measure opposing the creation of another pcb landfill in the city. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the details;
Kingston, NY – The war in Iraq has repercussions that can hit hard close to home. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett has a follow up report on a minister who found himself battling the federal government over his efforts to pray with the people of Iraq.
We begin today with a brief note about the very recent passing of visionary science fiction writer, Sir Arthur C. Clarke. Clarke was the author of 100 books and was an impassioned promoter of the idea that humanity's destiny lay beyond the confines of earth.
Washington, DC – The head of a Western Massachusetts veteran's organization wants Congress to establish a permanent housing program designed to address the problem of homeless veterans. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the details;
Utica, NY – Oneida County has been spending money to improve the newly-designated County airport at the former Griffiss Air Force Base. But can the new facility resurrect the County's floundering economy? Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas takes a look.
Albany , NY – When we last talked with Ward he had rod and reel in hand and was ready to kick-off the trout fishing season - we will get an update. The frogs are mating and one listener has been watching ... and listening and wants to know more - we'll explain. The bats are still in the news and you have been writing about them - so Ward will answer your questions. Plus, why is the dead deer in my yard moving?