New England News

WAMC New England News
6:55 am
Tue February 5, 2008

Heavy Voter Turnout is Predicted in Massachusetts

MA – A heavy turnout is predicted in Massachusetts for Tuesday's hotly contested democratic
And republican presidential primaries wamc's Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New England News
8:35 am
Mon February 4, 2008

Meeting Set for Monday on plan for off-road area

Bolton, VT – A group of off road motorcycle enthusiasts is planning a meeting for Monday in Bolton to discuss their proposal to buy a 16-acre parcel of land for riding. Sarah LaDuke has more...

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WAMC New England News
8:17 am
Mon February 4, 2008

Candidates stumps for voters

Connecticut – The Presidential Campaign push goes through Connecticut the day before Super Tuesday, a day when two dozen states hold presidential contests. Sarah LaDuke has details...

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WAMC New England News
8:08 am
Mon February 4, 2008

Former Gov. Jane Swift stumping for the GOP in MA

Williamstown, MA – Former Republican Governor Jane Swift speaks with WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, on being a member of the GOP in typically "blue" state, why she's supporting John McCain for president, and her future political ambitions.

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WAMC New England News
6:49 am
Fri February 1, 2008

Law Suit Dismissed in Same-Sex Discussion

MA – A federal appeals court has upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by Lexington parents who objected to same-sex families being discussed in their children's elementary school classrooms.WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New England News
6:46 am
Fri February 1, 2008

19th- century schooner found

Cape Cod, MA – The remains of what experts think was a 19th- century schooner have been discovered on a Cape Cod beach.WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports...

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WAMC New England News
9:08 am
Thu January 31, 2008

Patrick Pushes for Casinos

Middleborough, MA – Governor Deval Patrick is warning that
if the Legislature fails to act on his casino proposal, an Indian gaming casino could well be built in Middleborough with little
benefit to taxpayers.

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WAMC New England News
10:14 am
Wed January 30, 2008

Fairpoint questioned on financial soundness

Montpelier, VT – A month after rejecting the proposed sale
of Verizon Communication's land telephone lines in northern New England to Fairpoint Communications Inc., the Vermont Public
Service Board is considering a revised deal. Sarah LaDuke has details...

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WAMC New England News
10:12 am
Wed January 30, 2008

Selectmen to debate use of Windham town hall as homeless shelter

Windham, CT – A proposal by Windham's First Selectman to
use town hall as a "no freeze" homeless shelter is running into some opposition. WAMC's Sarah LaDuke has more...

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WAMC New England News
8:39 am
Wed January 30, 2008

Rell Meets With Democrats to Talk About Tax Breaks

CT – Democrats in the Connecticut State Senate plan to meet with Republican Governor Jodi Rell to talk about a proposed tax break for middle-class homeowners. Carrie Saldo reports...

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