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WAMC New England News
7:13 am
Tue May 6, 2008

UMass Trustees unanimously approved Robert Holub as Amherst chancellor

Amherst, MA – The Trustees of the University of Massachusetts at a special meeting in Boston ( Monday) unanimously approved Robert Holub as the 29th chancellor of the university s flagship Amherst Campus. WAMC s Paul Tuthill reports..

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WAMC New England News
6:44 am
Tue May 6, 2008

GE Healthcare's surgery business has started up again

CT – GE Healthcare's surgery business has started up again, 20 months after General Electric signed a consent decree with the federal government to halt the manufacture of X-ray surgical equipment. WAMC's Carrie Saldo has the story;

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WAMC New England News
6:43 am
Tue May 6, 2008

A former Miss Connecticut is considering a run for a vacated House seat

CT – A former Miss Connecticut is considering a run for the House of Representatives seat being vacated by House Speaker James Amann. More from WAMC's Carrie Saldo

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WAMC New England News
11:20 am
Fri May 2, 2008

Reporters Roundtable With Deval Patrick

Northampton, MA – Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick was in Northampton earlier this week to announce a workforce training grant to a local company and to talk about his economic development plan for the state. After the announcement, the governor sat down with reporters in a conference room in city hall for a roundtable discussion . WAMC s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill was among the reporters who talked with the governor.....

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WAMC New England News
8:07 am
Fri May 2, 2008

General Motors and MA partner with ethanol startup company

MA – General Motors has formed a partnership with a Massachusetts ethanol startup company. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New England News
8:02 am
Fri May 2, 2008

90-day cooling off period for homeowners facing foreclosure

MA – A new state law provides a 90-day cooling off period for Massachusetts homeowners facing the prospect of foreclosure. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports..

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WAMC New England News
7:55 am
Fri May 2, 2008

Holyoke Massachusetts observes National Day of Prayer

Holyoke, MA – Holyoke Massachusetts was one of several communities around the country to observe the National Day of Prayer. WAMC s Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New England News
7:01 am
Fri May 2, 2008

State comptroller says Connecticut will end the fiscal year in deficit

CT – The state comptroller says Connecticut will end the fiscal year on June 30 at least $67.7 million in deficit,worse than what Gov. M. Jodi Rell has projected. WAMC's Carrie Saldo has this report...

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WAMC New England News
6:54 am
Fri May 2, 2008

A medical group that was criticized for its national guidelines for Lyme disease

CT – A medical group that was criticized for its national guidelines for diagnosing and treating Lyme disease will reassess its findings following an investigation by the Connecticut attorney general. More from WAMC's Carrie Saldo

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WAMC New England News
6:45 am
Thu April 24, 2008

The Colonial Theater enters its third season

Pittsfield, MA – The Colonial Theater is entering its third season of arts and entertainment programming, after the historic restoration of the former vaudeville house in downtown Pittsfield. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo has the details...

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