Albany, NY – The comment period for a New York State DEC proposal regarding the oversight of certain hazardous waste sites is set to close tomorrow. Environmentalists are up in arms over the proposed policy that would replace agency waste site monitors with private contractors. They say such a move opens the doors for increased pollution. WAMC's Allison Dunne has more.
Boston, MA – Tuesday's election saw about 40 million Americans cast their votes on electronic machines rather than by old-fashioned paper ballots. While there weren't any apparent big problems, critics still remain. WAMC's Kelly Wilkinson has more.
Albany, NY – The 2004 election revealed a nation deeply divided on many issues. But now that Americans have made their choices, how does the country get itself back together in order to move forward? WAMC's Greg Dahlmann reports that elected officials from around the region say it will be a difficult -- but necessary -- task.
Burlington, VT – Religious leaders around the state are asking Vermonters to come together tonight to discuss the state of the nation, regardless of their political affiliations. More from North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley.
Williamstown, MA – Despite John Kerry's defeat, he did tip the state of New Hampshire. For the past several months, Massachusetts Democrats have flooded into the neighboring state. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Kelly Wilkinson has more.
Kingston, NY – At least one sure thing in the presidential election is Senator John Kerry's win in New York. Yet in at least five Hudson Valley counties, voters went for President Bush. WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne has more.
Albany, NY – The race for Albany County District Attorney was the most bitter and hard fought local race in the area this election year. WAMC's Brian Shields reports the vote shook the foundations of the Albany County Democratic Party.
Pittsfield, MA – Incumbents and Democrats prevailed in yesterday's Berkshire County races. Across Massachusetts, the Republican push to pick up more seats in the Statehouse did not succeed. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief Kelly Wilkinson has more.
Kingston, NY – Election races in the Hudson Valley left few on the edges of their seats. Incumbents in the area will retain their congressional, and state senate and assembly positions. More from WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne.