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Wednesday

Feb

26

9:00 am

WGXC Local News Audio Link

Feb 26, 2020 9:00 am • Staff

Click above to download or play the audio version of the local news for Wed., Feb. 26. Produced by Philip Grant.

Wednesday

Feb

26

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20200226

Feb 26, 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

Feb

25

11:56 pm

Norlite plans to resume burning PFOA and PFOS in Albany County

Feb 25, 2020 11:56 pm • Staff

Rick Karlin reports for the Times Union that toxic forever chemicals PFOA and PFOS in firefighting foam were burnt in a kiln in Cohoes in Albany County in 2018 and most of 2019, and Norlite LLC plans...

Tuesday

Feb

25

11:46 pm

Cuomo budget proposal would speed Craryville solar project approval

Feb 25, 2020 11:46 pm • Staff

Jeff Rusack reports for WKBW that the giant Hecate Energy solar farm proposed recently near State Route 23 and County Route 7 in Craryville may have an easier time getting approval if Gov. Andrew Cuom...

Tuesday

Feb

25

11:35 pm

Bliss Towers surveillance cameras 'ready to fail'

Feb 25, 2020 11:35 pm • Staff

Jeanette Wolfberg reports for the Columbia Paper that about 50 motion-activated cameras at the Hudson Housing Authority's Bliss Tower and Columbia Apartments in Hudson are “ready to fail.” Executive D...

Tuesday

Feb

25

11:21 pm

New voting machines election officials are considering get criticism

Feb 25, 2020 11:21 pm • Staff

WSYR in Syracuse reports that state election officials are considering ballot-marking machines that critics say are the most expensive option, and least secure to hacking. New York’s election commissi...

Tuesday

Feb

25

6:30 pm

WGXC News Update: 20200225

Feb 25, 2020 6:30 pm • Staff

The daily news update.

Tuesday

Feb

25

1:30 pm

Hudson mayor vetoes housing vacancy study

Feb 25, 2020 1:30 pm • Staff

Abby Hoover is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media Hudson Mayor Kamal Johnson February 21, vetoed plans for a housing vacancy study of the city, nixing a Common Council resolution that authorized a su...

Tuesday

Feb

25

1:15 pm

Bus accident sends driver, four Germantown students to the hospital

Feb 25, 2020 1:15 pm • Staff

WNYT-TV is reporting four students and a bus driver were hurt in a bus rollover accident at 7:45 a.m., February 25, on Church Avenue in Germantown. The driver and 20 students, on their way to classes...

Tuesday

Feb

25

1:00 pm

Coeymans officials hope to build new town hall

Feb 25, 2020 1:00 pm • Staff

Kate Lisa is reporting for Capital Region Independent Media Coeymans town officials have announced plans to build a new, $2.5 to $3 million town hall on Route 9W in large part to provide additional sp...

Tuesday

Feb

25

12:45 pm

Plans for Constitution Pipeline abandoned

Feb 25, 2020 12:45 pm • Staff

Rick Karlin is reporting for the Times Union plans for the 124-mile gas Constitution Pipeline have been scrapped by the companies that wanted to build it, writing the project off to the tune of $354 m...

Tuesday

Feb

25

7:15 am

WGXC Local News Audio Link

Feb 25, 2020 7:15 am • Staff

Click above to download or play the audio version of the local news for Tue., Feb. 25. Produced by Philip Grant.

Tuesday

Feb

25

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20200225

Feb 25, 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

Feb

25

12:56 am

Cuomo decries Feds canceling health care grant

Feb 25, 2020 12:56 am • Staff

Spectrum News reports that Governor Andrew Cuomo is upset about the federal government canceling a major health care grant. New York State was set to receive about $600 million this year, and up to $8...

Tuesday

Feb

25

12:47 am

Coxsackie drive-in looking for a buyer

Feb 25, 2020 12:47 am • Staff

Sarah Trafton reports for Columbia-Greene Media that Coxsackie's Hi-way Drive-In on Route 9W is up for sale. A new buyer can get the four screens and 600 parking spaces on 13 acres for $975,000. The t...

Tuesday

Feb

25

12:38 am

New York State Police to get body camera pilot program

Feb 25, 2020 12:38 am • Staff

NBC New York reports that the New York State Police -- one of the only forces in the country without body cameras -- will get them soon as a pilot program for state troopers is set to begin. An Associ...

Tuesday

Feb

25

12:21 am

Hinchey wins all Democratic committee endorsements

Feb 25, 2020 12:21 am • Staff

Cayla Harris reports at Capitol Confidential that Democratic committees in Schenectady, Albany, Greene, Montgomery, and Ulster counties have all endorsed Michelle Hinchey for the 46th state Senate Dis...

Monday

Feb

24

4:00 pm

WGXC News Update: 20200224

Feb 24, 2020 4:00 pm • Staff

The daily news update.

Monday

Feb

24

3:00 pm

Galvan Foundation announces plan for 80-unit apartment complex

Feb 24, 2020 3:00 pm • Staff

Abby Hoover is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media the Galvan Foundation announced February 21, its plans to construct an 80-unit mixed-income rental housing project at 7th and State streets in Hudson...

Monday

Feb

24

2:00 pm

Supervisors table summer camp vax regulations

Feb 24, 2020 2:00 pm • Staff

David Lee is reporting for The Columbia Paper the Columbia County Board of Supervisors February 12, held a public hearing on a proposed new local law which would have established new immunization requ...