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Friday

Oct

18

5:30 pm

WGXC Local News Update Audio Link

Oct 18, 2019 5:30 pm • Staff

Click above to download or play the audio version of the local news update for Fri., Oct. 18. (Produced by Philip Grant.)

Friday

Oct

18

2:00 pm

Hiker found dead in Platte Clove

Oct 18, 2019 2:00 pm • Staff

Columbia-Greene Media is reporting four forest rangers with the state Department of Environmental Conservation earlier this month recovered the body of a hiker at Platte Clove, according to a statemen...

Friday

Oct

18

1:30 pm

Feds say ex-Colonie uranium plant can be re-used

Oct 18, 2019 1:30 pm • Staff

Rick Karlin is reporting for the Times Union the federal Department of Energy has declared the site of the former NL Industries munitions factory in Colonie ready for redevelopment. The department own...

Friday

Oct

18

1:15 pm

Job gains reported regionwide

Oct 18, 2019 1:15 pm • Staff

The Daily Freeman is reporting that employment continues to rise regionwide, with Sullivan County again leading by a large margin as it continued to benefit from the presence of its almost two-year-ol...

Friday

Oct

18

12:45 pm

State officials looking at preschool dyslexia screening

Oct 18, 2019 12:45 pm • Staff

Rachel Silberstein is reporting for the Times Union the state of New York could require dyslexia screening in preschool. The state does not currently have a consistent standard for schools to screen s...

Friday

Oct

18

9:00 am

WGXC Local News Audio Link

Oct 18, 2019 9:00 am • Staff

Click above to download or play the audio version of the local news for Fri., Oct. 18. Produced by Philip Grant.

Friday

Oct

18

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20191018

Oct 18, 2019 7:00 am • Staff

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

Friday

Oct

18

12:57 am

Highway union, Greene County still at odds over contract

Oct 18, 2019 12:57 am • Staff

Sarah Trafton reports for Columbia-Greene Media that Greene County lawmakers are sticking by the proposal the highway workers union calls "laughable," and will hold a public hearing on the issue Nov....

Friday

Oct

18

12:46 am

Study for DEC lists options for clean water for Hoosick Falls

Oct 18, 2019 12:46 am • Staff

Rick Karlin reports in the Times Union that a study conducted for the state Department of Environmental Conservation by Saint Gobain Performance Plastics and Honeywell International lays out five opti...

Friday

Oct

18

12:21 am

Election commission to release report on Thanksgiving Eve

Oct 18, 2019 12:21 am • Staff

David Lombardo reports in the Times Union that the night before Thanksgiving the commission set to announce new state election campaign rules will announce its proposal. State Republican Party Chairpe...

Friday

Oct

18

12:05 am

Leaves remaining on trees reach peak

Oct 18, 2019 12:05 am • Staff

Many of the leaves from trees may have blown off in the storm earlier this weekend, but the New York foliage report predicts much color on those remaining. "In Greene County, observers reporting from...

Thursday

Oct

17

4:30 pm

WGXC News Update: 20191017

Oct 17, 2019 4:30 pm • Philip Grant

Click on "Audio" above to download or play the local news update.

Thursday

Oct

17

3:00 pm

League of Women Voters turn off webstreams at Dutchess County candidate forum

Oct 17, 2019 3:00 pm • Tom Roe

The League of Women Voters of the Mid-Hudson Region held a candidates’ forum Oct. 16 with a live webstream for some of the event, but not when the candidates for Dutchess County Executive talked. The...

Thursday

Oct

17

2:45 pm

Athens village receives grant to update comprehensive plan

Oct 17, 2019 2:45 pm • Staff

Village of Athens officials announced October 15, the village last week received a $9,900 grant from Hudson River Valley Greenway to support the updating of its 2007 comprehensive plan. According to a...

Thursday

Oct

17

2:30 pm

Delgado says more effort needed to prevent opioid abuse

Oct 17, 2019 2:30 pm • Staff

MidHudsonNews [dot] com is reporting U.S. Rep. Antonio Delgado said October 16, as the opioid epidemic continues to devastate the country, more should be done in the area of prevention. The Rhinebeck...

Thursday

Oct

17

2:00 pm

Prosecutor says tire store's actions had nothing to do with limo crash

Oct 17, 2019 2:00 pm • Staff

Brendan J. Lyons is reporting for the Times Union Schoharie County District Attorney Susan J. Mallery says the questionable business practices of the Mavis auto shop in Saratoga Springs played no role...

Thursday

Oct

17

9:03 am

WGXC Daily News: 20191017

Oct 17, 2019 9:03 am •

Click on "Audio" above to hear or download today's local news.

Thursday

Oct

17

12:57 am

Faso got donation from indicted Ukrainian Guiliani associate

Oct 17, 2019 12:57 am • Staff

Stephen Williams reports for the Daily Gazette that one of the two Ukrainian associates of Rudy Guiliani indicted last week for campaign finance violations gave money to former Rep. John Faso during t...

Thursday

Oct

17

12:47 am

Hudson Valley representatives all vote together, opposing U.S. allowing Turkey to invade Syria

Oct 17, 2019 12:47 am • Staff

All four Hudson Valley Congressional representatives voted together Oct. 16 to condemn Donald Trump's decision to let Turkey invade Syria and attack Kurdish forces who have helped fight ISIS terrorist...

Thursday

Oct

17

12:41 am

Cuomo signs law weakening double jeopardy law

Oct 17, 2019 12:41 am • Staff

Marina Villeneuve of the Associated Press reports in the Troy Record that Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a law Oct. 16 loosening double jeopardy rules so the state can still prosecute any criminals pardoned...