Pat Bradley

North Country Bureau Chief

Pages

North Country News
9:45 pm
Tue May 28, 2013

Peace Bridge Divides US-Canadian Board Members

Peace Bridge
Credit Doug Kerr-Dougtone/Flickr

Proposed improvements on the New York side of the international Peace Bridge have divided the American and Canadian members of the bi-national board that oversees it. A 5-5 deadlock stalled action at its latest meeting last week, putting projects in limbo.

Read more
North Country News
7:30 pm
Tue May 28, 2013

Vermont Health Insurer and Psych Hospital Team Up

Credit Darnyi Zsoka/Wikimedia Commons Public Domain

Vermont's largest health insurance provider and the largest private psychiatric hospital are working together and creating what they believe will be a better way to deliver both traditional and mental health care.

Read more
New York News
6:30 pm
Tue May 28, 2013

Congressman Tours Beer Distributor

Congressman Bill Owens at Plattsburgh Distributing
Credit WAMC/Pat Bradley

New York Congressman Bill Owens toured a beer distributor in Plattsburgh this afternoon.

Read more
New York News
12:30 pm
Tue May 28, 2013

Republicans Choose Candidates for Plattsburgh City Seats

Plattsburgh City Hall
Credit WAMC/Pat Bradley

Plattsburgh city Republicans caucused late last week and chose their slate of candidates to challenge the Democrats vying for all City Hall seats in the November election.

Read more
North Country News
10:15 am
Sat May 25, 2013

Vermont Plans National Search for Education Secretary

Credit Vermont Agency of Education

A committee of Vermont State Board of Education has been set up to do a national search for a new education secretary.

Read more
North Country News
6:30 pm
Fri May 24, 2013

Senator Patrick Leahy Discusses Washington Issues

Senator Patrick Leahy
Credit WAMC/Pat Bradley

Vermont’s senior U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy met with reporters from the region at his office in Montpelier Friday morning to talk about issues facing Congress.

Read more
New York News
9:45 pm
Thu May 23, 2013

Project Would Carry NY Power to Massachusetts Via Vermont

A Massachusetts developer is hoping to carry renewable electricity from northern New York to the New England power grid via a power line that would run under Lake Champlain.

Read more
New York News
7:30 pm
Thu May 23, 2013

States Tell NRC Better Nuclear Waste Rules Needed

Credit Public Domain/Wikimedia Commons

Vermont, New York, Massachusetts and Connecticut are petitioning the Nuclear Regulatory Commission for a more thorough review of issues connected with storage of highly radioactive nuclear waste at plant sites.

Read more
North Country News
6:30 pm
Thu May 23, 2013

Mayor Appoints Interim Airport Manager to Permanent Position

Burlington International Airport manager Gene Richards at podium, Burlington Mayor Miro Weinberger standing behind.
Credit WAMC/Pat Bradley

Burlington, Vermont Mayor Miro Weinberger announced the permanent appointment of Gene Richards as Director of Aviation at the Burlington International Airport. Essentially the airport manager, Richards moves into the position after 10 months as interim director.

Read more
North Country News
12:30 pm
Thu May 23, 2013

Grants Awarded to Provide Health Exchange Enrollment Help

Credit 401(K)2012/Flickr

Vermont Health Connect has awarded $2 million in grants to 18 organizations to provide in-person enrollment assistance for the state’s new healthcare exchange.

Read more

Pages