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Tuesday

Aug

11

9:30 am

WGXC Daily News: 20200811

Aug 11, 2020 9:30 am • Staff

Today's daily news.

Tuesday

Aug

11

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20200811

Aug 11, 2020 7:00 am • Staff

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

Tuesday

Aug

11

6:30 am

Foster's tavern in Rhinebeck takes down offensive, racist imagery

Aug 11, 2020 6:30 am • Staff

Patricia R. Doxsey is reporting for the Daily Freeman Rhinebeck's Foster's Coach House Tavern has taken down racist depictions of black people from its walls, hours after the author and podcaster Tour...

Tuesday

Aug

11

6:11 am

Albany County Legislature passes clean air law

Aug 11, 2020 6:11 am • Staff

The Albany County Legislature passed Local Law B, prohibiting waste burning in Albany County, on Aug. 10. Legislator Dustin Reidy reported on his Twitter feed that the vote was 32-7. The clean air l...

Tuesday

Aug

11

6:00 am

Eight families sue in federal court for vaccination exemptions

Aug 11, 2020 6:00 am • Staff

Kate Lisa is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media eight families have filed a federal class-action suit against the state Health Department and various public school districts to challenge regulations...

Tuesday

Aug

11

5:45 am

Four local school districts failed to file their reopening plans by July 31

Aug 11, 2020 5:45 am • Staff

Elizabeth Doran is reporting for Syracuse [dot] com 107 New York school districts have not filed the required school reopening plans with the State Education Department and the State Health Department...

Tuesday

Aug

11

5:30 am

Videofreex member David Cort dies

Aug 11, 2020 5:30 am • Staff

Alex Greenberger reports for Art News that David Cort, one of the founders of the Videofreex collective that started what may have been America's first pirate television station in Greene County, died...

Monday

Aug

10

5:45 pm

WGXC News Update: 20200810

Aug 10, 2020 5:45 pm • Staff

Today's daily news update.

Monday

Aug

10

2:15 pm

Amazon to open store at Crossgates Mall

Aug 10, 2020 2:15 pm • Staff

Eric Anderson is reporting for the Times Union Amazon could soon open a bricks-and-mortar retail outlet at Crossgates Mall. The Amazon 4-star store is one of 31 either open or planned by the online re...

Monday

Aug

10

2:00 pm

Thousands still without power in NY, CT, NJ

Aug 10, 2020 2:00 pm • Staff

Christopher Martin is reporting for Bloomberg hundreds of additional utility workers working over the weekend were not enough to restore power to everyone in New York, Connecticut and New Jersey after...

Monday

Aug

10

1:45 pm

Mountain Top library builds its online archive

Aug 10, 2020 1:45 pm • Staff

Nora Mishanec is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media on how librarian Jacqueline Elmo-Emel put her time to good use during coronavirus pandemic lockdown. When Elmo-Emel first began working at the Moun...

Monday

Aug

10

9:30 am

WGXC Daily News: 20200810

Aug 10, 2020 9:30 am • Staff

Today's daily news.

Monday

Aug

10

8:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20200810

Aug 10, 2020 8:00 am • Staff

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

Monday

Aug

10

6:33 am

Protest calls for Bartlett to resign, justice for Handy

Aug 10, 2020 6:33 am • Staff

Bill Williams is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media approximately 35 people assembled in Kinderhook Village Square the morning of August 8, to call for Columbia County Sheriff David Bartlett to resig...

Monday

Aug

10

6:15 am

Committee on Open Government says Berne Town Board went to executive sessions for wrong reason

Aug 10, 2020 6:15 am • Staff

The Altamont Enterprise reports that New York State’s Committee on Open Government says that the Berne Town Board's executive sessions for discussing “personnel matters” — as it has done at least twic...

Monday

Aug

10

5:45 am

Legislature to probe utilities' storm response

Aug 10, 2020 5:45 am • Staff

Carl Campanile is reporting for the New York Post thousands of New Yorkers are still without power after Isaias. The New York State Legislature will hold a joint hearing calling utilities to account f...

Monday

Aug

10

5:44 am

Ancram's Stiehle House demolished

Aug 10, 2020 5:44 am • Staff

Diane Walden is reporting for The Columbia Paper Ancram's Stiehle House, thought to be one of the oldest structures in town, is no more. The wood frame building, located at 2407 Route 82, was condemne...

Sunday

Aug

09

7:30 am

WGXC News Update: 20200809

Aug 09, 2020 7:30 am • Staff

Today's daily news update.

Sunday

Aug

09

6:33 am

State finds Greene Co. Sheriff's Office violated state law, its own policies in jail death

Aug 09, 2020 6:33 am • Staff

Sarah Trafton is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media the state Commission of Correction found the Greene County Sheriff's Office violated state law and its own policies, thereby contributing to the de...

Sunday

Aug

09

5:46 am

Ravena officials ponder backyard chickens

Aug 09, 2020 5:46 am • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic is reporting for Capital Region Independent Media the Ravena Village Board is once again considering the question of whether residents should be permitted to raise chickens in their...