CT – Connecticut Governor Jodi Rell is directing her commissioners and agency heads to ban out-of-state travel by all personnel because of a projected budget deficit. The ban only applies if the travel is paid with state funds. More from WAMC's Carrie Saldo
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..
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;
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.....