WAMC Northeast Report

Weekdays, 3:30PM - 4PM and 6PM - 6:30PM

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 features reports from the award-winning WAMC News team, 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 25 years as senior news anchor, host and reporter. 

Meteorologist Garett Argianas' Evening Forecast

Sep 28, 2015

Meteorologist Garett Argianas delivers the evening weather summary for Monday, September 28, 2015.

Collar City voters will vote tomorrow on a proposed Troy Public Library budget and elect new members to the board of trustees.

Saratoga County Sheriff's Office

The Saratoga Springs City School District made headlines twice this week. The district has responded to the arrest of its school board president and a critical audit from the state comptroller’s office.


A last- ditch court fight will be waged by opponents of a proposed wood-burning power plant in western Massachusetts.

The  Springfield City Council, with the bare minimum of seven councilors present to be able to conduct business, voted unanimously at a special meeting Friday morning to appeal to the state’s highest court the decisions of lower courts that directed the city to issue a building permit to Palmer Renewable Energy.

Karen Magee: Swinging Back Towards Sanity

Sep 25, 2015

I normally don’t put too much stock in opinion polls.

But, let me be honest with you: I smiled broadly when I heard about the recent Quinnipiac poll on education.

Garett Argianas' Evening Forecast

Sep 25, 2015

Meteorologist Garett Argianas delivers the evening weather forecast for Friday,  September 25, 2015. 


At Volkswagen, damage control is in full swing after it was revealed the automaker had, for seven years, equipped its vehicles with software capable of fooling emission tests.


Officials from MGM Resorts Thursday sought to persuade at times skeptical Massachusetts casino industry regulators that proposed design changes to the company’s Springfield casino project would be an improvement and not a downsizing.

SCHENECTADY – Who would think that cold-blooded murder could be so much fun? For sure all the people who attend “Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” playing at Proctors Theatre in Schenectady will easily understand how enjoyable a murder or two - or eight can be.

Garett Argianas' Evening Forecast

Sep 24, 2015

 Meteorologist Garett Argianas delivers the evening weather forecast for Thursday, September 24, 2015.