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Monday

Aug

02

4:55 pm

WGXC News Update: 20210802

Aug 02, 2021 4:55 pm • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's daily news update.

Monday

Aug

02

2:33 pm

Mask mandate nears as COVID-19 spreads again

Aug 02, 2021 2:33 pm • Staff

Joshua Solomon reports in the Times Union that as the Delta variant spreads like wildfire throughout the state and more COVID-19 cases are being reported, Gov. Andrew Cuomo stopped short of calling fo...

Monday

Aug

02

2:00 pm

Federal infrastructure bill would bring billions to New York's planes, trains, and automobiles

Aug 02, 2021 2:00 pm • Staff

Joseph Spector reports in the Democrat and Chronicle about the infrastructure bill that may pass in the U.S. Senate this week and what it means for New York. There is $1,480,000 for upgrades at the Co...

Monday

Aug

02

12:03 pm

Beetles in your pool? DEC wants to know

Aug 02, 2021 12:03 pm • Staff

The Daily Freeman reports that New York's Department of Environmental Conservation is looking for pool owners to participate in its Asian Longhorned Beetle Swimming Pool Survey. “The best opportunity...

Monday

Aug

02

10:00 am

WGXC Daily News: 20210802

Aug 02, 2021 10:00 am • Staff

Today's daily headlines.

Monday

Aug

02

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20210802

Aug 02, 2021 7:00 am • Staff

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

Monday

Aug

02

6:33 am

Columbia, Albany, Rensselaer counties join Greene with substantial level of COVID-19 spread

Aug 02, 2021 6:33 am • Staff

Pete DeMola and Lauren Stanforth report in the Times Union that last week Greene was the only local county to have so many COVID-19 cases to reach the CDC level recommending indoor mask use. Now Colum...

Monday

Aug

02

6:00 am

National Grid promises action on Kinderhook transformer bank

Aug 02, 2021 6:00 am • Staff

Emilia Teasdale is reporting for The Columbia Paper representatives of National Grid were in attendance at the in-person Kinderhook Village Board meeting on July 14, to explain the utility's plans for...

Monday

Aug

02

5:45 am

Business growth in Greene County on the upswing

Aug 02, 2021 5:45 am • Staff

Sam Raudins is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media that the creation of new businesses in Greene County is on the rise, growing by nearly 18 percent from 2019 to 2020, according to a study by the Cent...

Monday

Aug

02

5:30 am

Winning Take 5 ticket sold in Claverack

Aug 02, 2021 5:30 am • Staff

The Daily Freeman is reporting that the only winning ticket in the Take 5 lottery drawing on July 31, worth almost $45,000, was sold at a convenience store in Claverack, according to the New York lott...

Sunday

Aug

01

6:00 am

Athens village officials ask concert attendees to mask up

Aug 01, 2021 6:00 am • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media the Athens Village Board has asked Athens Performing Arts Corporation to require attendees at the group's weekly concerts to wear face masks an...

Sunday

Aug

01

5:45 am

Former Freehold House to be sold at auction

Aug 01, 2021 5:45 am • Staff

Andrea Macko is reporting for Porcupine Soup the historic former Freehold House located on County Route 67 at State Route 32, will be sold at auction August 10, by the Internal Revenue Service. The de...

Sunday

Aug

01

5:30 am

As federal eviction ban expires, NY renters have 30 more days

Aug 01, 2021 5:30 am • Staff

Bernadette Hogan, Georgett Roberts, Priscilla DeGregory and Bruce Golding are reporting for the New York Post the current state moratorium on evictions will remain in place for another month even as a...

Friday

Jul

30

3:03 pm

Two Greene County zip codes with COVID-19 vaccination rates below average and new cases above average

Jul 30, 2021 3:03 pm • Staff

Cloey Callahan reports in the Times Union on July 26 Gov. Andrew Cuomo identified two Greene County zip codes with COVID-19 vaccination rates below the statewide average and new positive cases per cap...

Friday

Jul

30

2:45 pm

Group wants to spruce up Hudson's Public Square

Jul 30, 2021 2:45 pm • Staff

Aliya Schneider reports for Columbia-Greene Media that a group of Hudson residents have formed a nonprofit organization to spruce up Hudson's Public Square. The city park is Hudson's centerpiece, the...

Friday

Jul

30

1:33 pm

Baseball is now New York's official sport

Jul 30, 2021 1:33 pm • Staff

Nick Reisman reports for New York State of Politics a fourth-grade class at Cooperstown Elementary School near the Baseball Hall of Fame proposed making baseball New York's official sport. On July 30,...

Friday

Jul

30

10:30 am

WGXC Daily News: 20210730

Jul 30, 2021 10:30 am • Staff

Today's daily headlines.

Friday

Jul

30

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20210730

Jul 30, 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

Jul

30

6:00 am

Hecate reportedly reducing the size of its Copake project

Jul 30, 2021 6:00 am • Staff

Diane Walden is reporting for The Columbia Paper Hecate [HEK-uh-tee] Energy is reportedly in the process of further shrinking its proposed industrial-sized solar facility slated for construction in th...

Friday

Jul

30

5:45 am

CAP-COM, SEFCU boards vote to merge

Jul 30, 2021 5:45 am • Staff

Rick Karlin is reporting for the Times Union the State Employees Federal Credit Union, or SEFCU, and the Capital Communications Federal Credit Union, or CAP COM are planning to merge. Once the process...