WAMC New York News
3:40 am
Thu December 21, 2006

Emergency Call Boxes Along Adirondack Northway Reactivated

Plattsburgh, NY – For the past seven years, if you had a problem while traveling on the Adirondack Northway, you were quite literally stuck. There is no cell phone service for nearly 60 miles, exits can be more than 10 miles apart and at times traffic can be sparse. An emergency call box system along the roadway didn't work. But state officials have announced that as of last weekend, those call boxes are now operational. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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WAMC New York News
2:30 am
Thu December 21, 2006

Canal Corp. under scrutiny

Albany, NY – The New York State Canal Corporation is reviewing a report from one state lawmaker who has called into question the agency's response to the severe flooding in June along the Erie Canal in the Mohawk Valley. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein reports:

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WAMC New York News
1:48 am
Thu December 21, 2006

Ulster County looks for new economic development head

Kingston, NY – Tomorrow is the last day for Ulster County's economic director...and the county has already started looking for his replacement. WAMC's Julia Taylor reports.

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12:34 am
Thu December 21, 2006

Word For The Wise #3139

Albany, NY – Word For The Wise #3139--12/21/06: Libel and mistaken identity

WAMC New England News
11:46 am
Wed December 20, 2006

E-mail etiquette advice

Alford, MA – In 2003, the International Data Corporation reported people sent 31 billion e-mails a day. That figure was expected to double by 2006. Our Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, reports on some of the dos and don'ts of this extremely popular communication form.

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The Book Show
9:41 am
Wed December 20, 2006

The Book Show #962

Albany, NY – Author Victoria Glendinning's new biography, "Leonard Woolf: A Life," examines the man best known as the husband of troubled novelist Virginia Woolf. Glendinning talks to host Gretchen Holbrook Gerzina about Leonard Woolf's own distinguished life as a writer, publisher and political activist. Glendinning also shares her thoughts on how her subject was briefly mischaracterized by the early feminist movement and Woolf's familiarity with suicidal personalities.

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51 % The Women's Perspective
4:38 am
Wed December 20, 2006

51%910

Albany , NY – TO: Program Directors
FROM: WAMC, Albany, NY
RE: 51 PERCENT program rundown
DT: FRIDAY, December 22nd, 2006

STATIONS: This week's show is 910 Listeners can
purchase a cassette copy by calling 1-800-323-9262.
There is a :30 promo at the end of the program.
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On this week's program:

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WAMC New York News
4:36 am
Wed December 20, 2006

Village takes down holiday display

Kingston, NY – A Hudson Valley village has taken down its holiday display after a judge ruled that the village couldn't put up a menorah without also allowing a nativity scene. WAMC's Julia Taylor reports.

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WAMC New York News
2:56 am
Wed December 20, 2006

States Suing EPA Over Fine Particulate Pollution Standards

Plattsburgh, NY – New York, Vermont, eleven other states and the District of Columbia are suing the federal Environmental Protection Agency over its rule-making regarding fine particulate air pollution. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.

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