North Country/Adirondacks News
8:08 am
Tue April 15, 2008

Vermont police still trying to figure out why Nicole Waring avoided a would-be rescuer

VT – Vermont police are still trying to figure out why 40-year-old Nicole Waring avoided a would-be rescuer and plunged into the icy waters of Wardsboro Brook carrying her 6-year-old daughter, Dakota, on Saturday. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

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North Country/Adirondacks News
8:06 am
Tue April 15, 2008

Montreal hells angel sentenced to life in prison

VT – A Montreal hells angel has been sentenced to life in prison for blowing up a federal drug informant nearly 15 years ago near the Canadian border. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:28 am
Tue April 15, 2008

Hannaford Customers warned that they need to check their statements

NY – Customers who used a debit or credit card at Hannaford stores between December and March are being warned that if they haven't double checked their bank statements, they should. Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC New York News
7:25 am
Tue April 15, 2008

Controversy over the future of the Onteora Central School District in the Catskills

Catskill, NY – A storm over the future of the sprawling Onteora Central School District in the Catskills is creating an new coalition and the announcement of a slate of candidates hoping to take over the school board. Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC New York News
7:21 am
Tue April 15, 2008

Concerns about a psychiatric hospital has led a group to sue Dutchess County

Dutchess County, NY – A group formed to express concerns about the redevelopment of a former psychiatric hospital in Dutchess County is suing the town. Susan Barnett reports.

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WAMC New York News
7:16 am
Tue April 15, 2008

Conservation groups intend to sue the federal government

NY – Conservation groups say they intend to sue the federal government if it doesn't move quickly to stop activities that are endangering a population already weakened by a mysterious disease. Susan Barnett reports.
WAMC's Susan Barnett has more...

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WAMC New York News
7:13 am
Tue April 15, 2008

One New York county legislator takes a stand on Tibet

NY – One New York county legislator is taking a stand on the controversy surrounding the Olympics in Beijing this summer. Susan Barnett reports. WAMC's Susan Barnett has more...

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WAMC News
4:59 am
Tue April 15, 2008

New Economic Forecast Not Good For Vermont Budget

Montpelier, VT – Vermont officials working to craft the 2009 budget received an updated economic forecast Tuesday afternoon. Two consulting economists say Vermont is facing a $30 million hole in its budget next year. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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Vox Pop
3:28 am
Tue April 15, 2008

Editorial Page 4/15/08

Albany, NY – A heated debate this time around on The Editorial Page! Our guests and listeners debate state and national gun legislation. Host Alan Chartock welcomes Thomas King, NYS Rifle and Pistol Association and
Jackie Hilly from New Yorkers Against Gun Violence.

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WAMC New York News
3:23 am
Tue April 15, 2008

Tax Day Protest in Albany

Albany, NY – TAX DAY - the day last-minute filers flock to post offices to mail in their returns - today they were joined in Albany by a noon-hour rally of local residents protesting what they say are "upside down priorities" of the United States. Capital District Bureau Chief was there and files this report.

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