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Wednesday, October 3, 2012 local almanac

Oct 03, 2012 12:47 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 75F; low 64F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 77F; low 64F.[/caption]









READ TEMPERATURE IN HUDSON: On thermometer in Studio A.
FAR LEFT:The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne Valley Farm Weather Page.
MIDDLE TEMP: Cairo from Weather Underground page.
FAR RIGHT: Catskill from Weather Underground page.

Local weather forecast.
Today's forecast is specific to Catskill, in Greene County:

Today: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy. High near 78. Scattered showers and thunderstorms overnight. Mostly cloudy. Low around 65.

The outlook for the next two days:

Thursday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before noon. Partyly sunny. High near 77. Cloudy overnight. Low around 54.
Sunny. High near 74. A chance of showers overnight. Low around 47.

Sunrise today: 6:55 a.m.
Sunset today: 6:33 p.m.
Length of the day: 11 hrs., 38 min.

Town meetings

Today is the first Wednesday of the month.
(WGXC suggests you call ahead to confirm meeting time and location.)

CAIRO Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 512 Main Street, Cairo (622-3120).
GHENT Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, P.O. Box 98, Ghent (392-4644).
GREENE COUNTY Meetings for Human Services, Health, and Education Committees at 6 p.m. at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
GREENPORT Town Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Greenport Town Hall, 600 Town Hall Drive, Hudson (828-4656).
HUDSON Hudson Common Council Youth & Aging Committee meeting, 6 p.m., and Arts, Entertainment & Tourism Committee meeting at 6:45 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
LIVINGSTON Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, County Rte. 19, Livingston (851-9441).

Programming Notes

Midnight to 5:59 a.m.: Free103point9 Transmission Arts overnight

00:02: Turn on the News
00:30 Transmission Arts and Experimental Sounds

6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.: WGXC programming for the day ahead

6 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Hosted by Philip Grant. Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. Call in with your views at 518-828-0290.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m. WGXC Morning Show continues with local news, events, music and more. Philip Grant, host.
10 a.m. @Issue: Doreen Parsley Davis and Cyndy Hall Greene County Democratic Committee Chair Doreen Parsley Davis and Columbia County Democratic Committee Chair Cyndy Hall will discuss the upcoming elections with host Victor Mendolia, chair of the Hudson City Democrats and first vice chair of the Columbia County committee.
11 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
12 p.m. (noon): The Schoemer Show: 120 Minutes of John Cale  A tribute to the singer-songwriter, Velvet Underground co-founder and lifetime rock avant-gardist John Cale, with selections from his many albums including his newest release, "Shifty Adventures in Nookie Wood," plus audio excerpts from a recent interview conducted for emusic.com. This show will be repeated at 2 a.m., Sat., Oct. 6 on WGXC 90.7-FM and free103point9 Online Radio. Karen Schoemer, host.
2 p.m. Prison Voices: Judith Brink Interview with Judith Brink, of the Prison Action Network discusses how she first got involved in the fight to transform the criminal justice system, the newsletter "Building Bridges" which is distributed to more than 180 people incarcerated in New York and the battle to make legislative changes. The show also introduces the new critically acclaimed film "Herman's House," about Herman Wallace, a man who has spent the majority of his life in solitary confinement, and a New York City artist as they embark on a creative journey to bring attention to the injustice of solitary confinement.
3:30 p.m.: Youth Radio: Radio Explosion
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show Matt Bua hosts from the Catskill studio.
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6;30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News
7 p.m.: Vinyl Rundown A special early edition with host, Chris Bishop.
8:30 p.m. Expanding the Debate: Third party candidates participate in real time on Democracy Now!'s live coverage. As President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney square off in the first presidential debate, Democracy Now! will broadcast live from Denver pausing after questions to include equal time responses from two presidential contenders shut out of the official debate: Jill Stein of the Green Party and Rocky Anderson of the Justice Party.
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