New England News

WAMC New England News
6:21 am
Tue November 18, 2008

Report shows problems with GPS tracking

CT – A new report says there can be problems with tracking criminal offenders with Global Positioning Satellite technology, but Connecticut's system can be very accurate and is comparable with systems used elsewhere in the country. WAMC's Charlie Deitz has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:20 am
Tue November 18, 2008

Yale to expand academic programs in India

New Haven, CT – Yale University has announced a $75 million initiative to expand its academic programs in India, saying it will position the university among the world's elite institutions for the study of the country and region. WAMC's Charlie Deitz explains. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:20 am
Tue November 18, 2008

Yale to expand academic programs in India

New Haven, CT – Yale University has announced a $75 million initiative to expand its academic programs in India, saying it will position the university among the world's elite institutions for the study of the country and region. WAMC's Charlie Deitz explains. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
6:17 am
Tue November 18, 2008

Slot machine income declines at Indian-run casinos

CT – Slot machine income at the two Indian-run casinos in Connecticut continued to decline in October, although the drops were less steep than September's double-digit decreases. WAMC's Charlie Deitz has the details. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
4:11 am
Tue November 18, 2008

25 year Sol Lewitt exhibition at MassMoca

North Adams, Ma – The Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art is preparing to unveil an exhibition of the wall drawings of Sol Lewitt. Lewitt is credited as one of the pioneers of the minimalist movement. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Charlie Deitz, reports.

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WAMC New England News
2:20 am
Mon November 17, 2008

North Adams Unions want new healthcare

Berkshire County, Ma – Workers unions in the city of North Adams have brought legal action against the mayor's office to persuade the mayor to bargain new health insurance for city employees. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz reports

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WAMC New England News
1:52 am
Mon November 17, 2008

Berkshire Career Fair focuses on the sciences

Berkshire Community College – Over 400 high school students attended the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Career Fair at Berkshire Community College. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz was there...

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WAMC New England News
1:10 am
Mon November 17, 2008

Economic Forum Brings out the community

Berkshire Community College – Community members and leaders gathered at Berkshire Community College to take part in a forum to address concerns about the financial future of the state and the region. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Charlie Deitz was there

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WAMC New England News
12:35 am
Mon November 17, 2008

Carbon Neutral Museum slated for Pittsfield

BErkshire County, MA – PLANS ARE UNDERWAY TO CONSTRUCT A CARBON NEUTRAL MUSEUM IN PITTSFIELD. WAMC'S BERKSHIRE BUREAU CHIEF CHARLIE DEITZ REPORTS..

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WAMC New England News
6:50 am
Thu November 13, 2008

Declining revenue could force shutdown of several CT newspapers

Hartford, CT – Newspaper publisher Journal Register Co. plans to close up to 13 newspapers it owns in Connecticut if it can't find a buyer for them. WAMC's Charlie Deitz reports.

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