WAMC Northeast Report

Weekdays, 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
with Brian Shields
Brian Shields

Northeast Report and Northeast Report - Late Edition are two half hour magazines of news and information, aired every weekday from 3:30PM-4:00PM just before All Things Considered... and again from 6:05PM - 6:30PM just before Marketplace. Northeast Report feature reports from WAMC News bureau chiefs...plus commentary, arts news and interviews, the latest weather forecast and an afternoon business wrap-up. The program is hosted by WAMC Senior Correspondent Brian Shields who has been with WAMC for 24 years as senior news anchor, host and reporter. 

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September 20, 2012

3:58 PM
Blood
Artist : Miy Chemical Romance
Album : The Black Parade
Composer : My Chemical Romance
ReleaseYear : 2006
Label : Reprise

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Hudson Valley News
10:52 pm
Mon August 26, 2013

NY Secretary Of State Visits Walkway Over The Hudson

Credit WAMC/Allison Dunne

New York’s Secretary State was in two Hudson Valley counties this afternoon as he toured Walkway Over the Hudson.

Secretary of State Cesar Perales visited Walkway Over the Hudson, starting in Poughkeepsie, on the Dutchess County side. His visit was to see how Department of State projects that are already funded are progressing, and hear about where more money is needed.

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Commentary & Opinion
3:52 pm
Mon August 26, 2013

Blair Horner: Weak Regulations Fail To Protect Children

One year ago, Governor Cuomo signed a law prohibiting the use of indoor tanning facilities by minors under the age of 17.  The reason that this restriction became law was the mounting evidence that indoor tanning is dangerous – particularly to young people.  The more you indoor tan, the more likely you will get skin cancer.

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Weather
3:44 pm
Mon August 26, 2013

Meteorologist Garett Argianas' Evening Forecast

Garett Argianas

Meteorologist Garett Argianas delivers the evening weather summary for Monday, August 26, 2013. 

North Country News
6:30 pm
Fri August 23, 2013

Vermont Officials to Seek Capital Investors in China

China map
Credit Public Domain/Wikimedia Commons

Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin, the state commerce secretary and a Northeast Kingdom developer will travel to China next month to recruit investors in the EB5 economic development program.

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Arts & Culture
3:50 pm
Fri August 23, 2013

Audrey Kupferberg: Lee Daniels’ The Butler And Blue Jasmine

Two films currently showing in area theaters are LEE DANIELS’ THE BUTLER and Woody Allen’s latest film BLUE JASMINE.  Both are serious films about aspects of the human condition, and are recommended to audiences who are willing to view film as a mirror to real life.

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Weather
3:42 pm
Fri August 23, 2013

Meteorologist Jason Caterina's Evening Forecast

Newschannel 13 meteorologist Jason Caterina takes a look ahead at the weekend in his evening weather forecast for Friday August 23, 2013. 

Hudson Valley News
7:32 pm
Thu August 22, 2013

Court Ruling Keeps Primary Candidate Off The Ballot

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The state Court of Appeals Thursday affirmed an Appellate Court decision, keeping a candidate in the Democratic primary for Rockland County executive off the ballot.

The Court of Appeals, in a 7-0 decision, upheld the Appellate Court ruling, keeping Village of Suffern Mayor Dagan LaCorte off the ballot. Jerry Goldfeder, a prominent election lawyer representing LaCorte, says the ruling favors form over substance.

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New York News
6:30 pm
Thu August 22, 2013

Town Crafts Waterfront Revitalization Plan

Lake Champlain in the town of Plattsburgh
Credit WAMC/Pat Bradley

There are waterways everywhere in the North Country. Officials in the Town of Plattsburgh hope they can create a plan that will increase public access to the rivers, streams and Lake Champlain along its borders to enhance tourism, economic development and local recreation.

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Commentary & Opinion
3:37 pm
Thu August 22, 2013

Karen Hitchcock: Medical Research: It’s A Matter Of Life And Death

Fifty years ago, a tiny newborn struggled for life. Born five and a half weeks premature, the son of then President John F. Kennedy was one of some 25,000 infants who succumbed annually to Respiratory Distress Syndrome, or RDS, the then leading cause of death in premature newborns.

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Weather
3:32 pm
Thu August 22, 2013

Meteorologist Jason Caterina's Evening Forecast

Meteorologist Jason Caterina returns to deliver our evening forecast for Thursday, August 22, 2013.

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