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Friday

May

20

1:00 am

Kingston lawmaker slams city officials for failing to include any mention of the black community during anniversary event

May 20, 2022 1:00 am • Staff

Patricia R. Doxsey is reporting for the Daily Freeman Kingston Common Council Majority Leader Rita Worthington has called for a public apology for the lack of any reference to the role of black people...

Friday

May

20

12:45 am

Albany TV reporter Ken Screven dies

May 20, 2022 12:45 am • Staff

Steve Barnes is reporting for the Times Union Albany TV reporter Ken Screven died May 18, at Albany Medical Center Hospital, following long struggles with multiple health problems. He was 71 years old...

Friday

May

20

12:30 am

Catskill Farmers Market to return May 29

May 20, 2022 12:30 am • Staff

Sarah Trafton is reporting for Porcupine Soup the Catskill Farmers’ Market is back. After a three-year hiatus, the weekly market will open at 10 a.m. on Sun., May 29, in the parking lot located behind...

Thursday

May

19

11:33 pm

Radio News: South Dakota Public Broadcasting fire new trans hire

May 19, 2022 11:33 pm • Staff

Current reports that in October last year South Dakota Public Broadcasting hired Stel Kline, who is transgender and uses they/them pronouns. They lasted until April this year. “My position has been te...

Thursday

May

19

5:00 pm

WGXC News Update: 20220519

May 19, 2022 5:00 pm • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's daily news update.

Thursday

May

19

1:03 pm

Smythe, Apple, Ashby running for 43rd District Senate seat

May 19, 2022 1:03 pm • Staff

Steve Hughes reports in the Times Union that Democrats Andrea Smyth and Craig Apple, and Republican Jake Ashby plan to run for the new New York State Senate District 43 seat this year. The new distric...

Thursday

May

19

12:56 pm

League of Women Voters sues to consolidate New York elections

May 19, 2022 12:56 pm • Staff

Nick Reisman reports in New York State of Politics that the League of Women Voters sued May 19 to combine the state's primary elections that are currently scheduled weeks apart. Currently, there will...

Thursday

May

19

12:45 pm

Hunter transfer station costing more

May 19, 2022 12:45 pm • Staff

Ted Remsnyder reports for Columbia-Greene Media that the upgrades for the Hunter Transfer Station are costing taxpayers more money, as Greene County Legislature’s Finance Committee unanimously approve...

Thursday

May

19

12:21 pm

Many Memorial Day events in Greene County

May 19, 2022 12:21 pm • Staff

Monday, May 30 is Memorial Day, and Porcupine Soup rounds up where there are events for the holiday in Greene County. Catskill starts thins off on Armed Forces Day, Saturday, May 21, at 1:30 p.m.with...

Thursday

May

19

11:00 am

WGXC Daily News: 20220519

May 19, 2022 11:00 am • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's daily news update.

Thursday

May

19

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20220519

May 19, 2022 7:00 am • Staff

Click above to download or play today's "Better Weather." Produced by Joe Demanso of the Catskill Makers Syndicate.

Thursday

May

19

6:00 am

Voters in both counties green-light school budgets

May 19, 2022 6:00 am • Staff

Voters in all 12 school districts in Greene and Columbia counties on Tue., May 17, overwhelmingly approved the districts' proposed 2022-23 spending plans. and ballot propositions. Parry Teasdale is re...

Thursday

May

19

5:45 am

Baker pleads guilty in town court in Irene fraud case

May 19, 2022 5:45 am • Staff

Andrea Macko is reporting for Porcupine Soup Stephen Baker, owner of Moore’s Homes in Prattsville, pleaded guilty this month in Prattsville Town Court to one count of offering a false instrument for f...

Thursday

May

19

5:30 am

State lawmakers poised to merge mental health and addiction services

May 19, 2022 5:30 am • Staff

Nick Reisman is reporting for State of Politics state lawmakers are pushing for the merger of the Office of Addiction Services and Supports, and the Office of Mental Health with the intention of bette...

Wednesday

May

18

11:33 pm

Radio News: The time of day is still available on telephone, shortwave

May 18, 2022 11:33 pm • Staff

Anyone who needs to know what time it is, and does not have a clock, or a watch, or any sort of computer, can still find out. The U.S. Naval Observatory still maintains a phone number, 202-762-1401, w...

Wednesday

May

18

4:00 pm

WGXC News Update: 20220518

May 18, 2022 4:00 pm • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's daily news update.

Wednesday

May

18

1:32 pm

Democrat Riley switches to running in 19th Congressional election

May 18, 2022 1:32 pm • Staff

Democrat Josh Riley switched where he is running for Congress on May 15, just after the district maps were announced, Syracuse.com reports. Riley, born and raised in Endicott, just west of Binghamton,...

Wednesday

May

18

1:23 pm

New state Senate maps shake up elections

May 18, 2022 1:23 pm • Staff

Paul Kirby reports in the Daily Freeman that the new state Senate district lines released this week by the court-appointed special master. The new maps have some incumbents moved out of their district...

Wednesday

May

18

12:45 pm

As Buffalo shooting occured, similar racist 'replacement' banner was hung over I-90 locally

May 18, 2022 12:45 pm • Staff

Natasha Vaughn-Holdridge reports for Columbia-Greene Media that Columbia County resident Emily Nooners tore down two White Lives Matter banners over Interstate 90 on May 14. The banners read, “Stop Wh...

Wednesday

May

18

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20220518

May 18, 2022 7:00 am • Staff

Click above to download or play today's "Better Weather." Produced by Joe Demanso of the Catskill Makers Syndicate.