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Friday

Sep

24

3:30 pm

WGXC News Update: 20210924

Sep 24, 2021 3:30 pm • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's daily news update.

Friday

Sep

24

2:02 pm

No change in policies as Greene and Columbia counties return to February COVID-19 levels

Sep 24, 2021 2:02 pm • Staff

HudsonValley360.com has two COVID-19 headlines: "COVID surge at new record" about Columbia County, and "COVID infections skyrocket" about Greene County. Columbia County reported 20 new cases Sept. 20,...

Friday

Sep

24

1:33 pm

Rain soaks area

Sep 24, 2021 1:33 pm • Staff

Lori Todd reports in the Times Union about how much rain fell on the area Sept. 23. Up to three inches fell on parts of Greene County. Tannersville reported 3.2 inches of rain. Millbrook in Dutchess C...

Friday

Sep

24

12:33 pm

Redistricting on ballot this fall

Sep 24, 2021 12:33 pm • Staff

Gabriel Poblete reports for City and State that this fall's election gives voters a chance to tweak New York's redistricting process. And while some may charge that the process is currently broken, as...

Friday

Sep

24

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20210924

Sep 24, 2021 7:00 am • Staff

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

Friday

Sep

24

6:33 am

COVID-19 cases continue to increase in Greene County

Sep 24, 2021 6:33 am • Staff

There was a three-hour wait time for emergency services in the afternoon Sept. 23 at Columbia Memorial Health hospital in Hudson, the hospital reported. That was down to an hour in the evening as heav...

Friday

Sep

24

6:15 am

Lawsuits against vaccine mandate proliferate as Monday deadline looms

Sep 24, 2021 6:15 am • Staff

Brendan J. Lyons is reporting for the Times Union the state Civil Service Employees Association, or CSEA, has filed a petition seeking an injunction to halt the vaccine mandate that is scheduled to go...

Friday

Sep

24

6:00 am

Former Chatham village treasurer pleads guilty to attempted official misconduct

Sep 24, 2021 6:00 am • Staff

Natasha Vaughn-Holdridge is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media the former Chatham village treasurer Barbara Henry September 22, pleaded guilty to attempted official misconduct for stealing village fu...

Friday

Sep

24

5:30 am

Berne Town Board member abruptly resigns half-way through term

Sep 24, 2021 5:30 am • Staff

Noah Zweifel is reporting for The Altamont Enterprise Berne Town Board member Bonnie Conklin abruptly resigned from her position this week, citing political obstructionism as the reason. Conklin submi...

Friday

Sep

24

12:03 am

Audio Feature: PFOA pollution in Rensselaer County

Sep 24, 2021 12:03 am • WOOC-LP

WOOC's Steve Pierce speaks with Poestenkill Town Board member Eric Wohlleber about newly-discovered PFOA pollution in Rensselaer County drinking water and a public meeting scheduled for 7 p.m. on Mond...

Thursday

Sep

23

4:00 pm

WGXC News Update: 20210923

Sep 23, 2021 4:00 pm • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's daily news update.

Thursday

Sep

23

2:02 pm

Zucker resigns as New York health commissioner

Sep 23, 2021 2:02 pm • Staff

Luis Ferré-Sadurni reports in the New York Times that New York State health commissioner Dr. Howard A. Zucker resigned Sept. 23. Gov. Kathy Hochul said that she agreed with his decision and that she w...

Thursday

Sep

23

1:33 pm

Trump sues cousin in Dutchess County court

Sep 23, 2021 1:33 pm • Staff

MidHudson News reports that former president Donald Trump has filed a lawsuit against his cousin Mary Trump, three New York Times journalists, and the New York Times in Dutchess County Sept. 21. Attor...

Thursday

Sep

23

1:21 pm

Rensselaer County doing more testing after PFOA contamination found near school

Sep 23, 2021 1:21 pm • Staff

Kenneth C. Crowe II reports for the Times Union that Rensselaer County is doing more testing of wells for PFOA contamination to the south and east of Algonquin Middle School. "In January, state-requir...

Thursday

Sep

23

11:15 am

WGXC Daily News: 20210923

Sep 23, 2021 11:15 am • Staff

Today's daily headlines.

Thursday

Sep

23

8:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20210923

Sep 23, 2021 8:00 am • Staff

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

Thursday

Sep

23

6:33 am

Catskill schools report more COVID-19 cases

Sep 23, 2021 6:33 am • Staff

Dr. Ronel Cook, the Superintendent of the Catskill schools, announced more COVID-19 cases there on Sept. 22. "I wanted to inform you that two Catskill Elementary School students and an employee at Cat...

Thursday

Sep

23

6:00 am

CMH diverts ER patients due to higher than usual wait times

Sep 23, 2021 6:00 am • Staff

Natasha Vaughn-Holdridge is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media Columbia Memorial Health is currently diverting patients from its Emergency Room, hospital officials said Wed., Sep. 23. Reports started...

Thursday

Sep

23

5:45 am

Hudson Common Council passes anti-eviction law

Sep 23, 2021 5:45 am • Staff

Roger Hannigan Gilson in the Times Union updates WGXC's original coverage of the Hudson Common Council Sept. 23, vote in favor of a Good Cause Eviction law. The measure must still go through a public...

Thursday

Sep

23

5:30 am

Gillibrand calls for full reopening of New York-Canadian border

Sep 23, 2021 5:30 am • Staff

Nick Reisman is reporting for State of Politics U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand is calling for the full reopening of the Canadian border, urging the Biden administration to allow non-essential travel of...