Wednesday, September 3, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 83F; low 55F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 83F; low 56F.[/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: Sunny. High near 83. Wednesday night, clear. Low around 55.
Forecast for the next three days:
Thursday: Patchy fog between 7 a.m. and 8 a.m. Otherwise, sunny. High near 86. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Low around 60.
Friday: Mostly sunny. High near 88. Friday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Low around 68.
Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. High near 84. Saturday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 59.
Today is the first Wedesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All telephone numbers are in the 518 area code except where noted.)
CAIRO Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 512 Main St., Cairo (622-3120).
GHENT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
GREENE COUNTY Legislature Human Services, Health and Education committees, 6 p.m. at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
GREENPORT Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Greenport Town Hall, 600 Town Hall Drive, Hudson (828-4656).
HALCOTT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Halcott Grange, 254 Co. Rte. 3, Halcott Center (845-254-9920).
HUDSON Hudson Common Council Youth & Aging Committee meeting, 6 p.m.; Arts, Entertainment & Tourism Committee meeting, 6:45 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
LIVINGSTON Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, County Rte. 19, Livingston (851-9441).
NEW BALTIMORE Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 3809 Co. Rte. 51, Hannacroix (756-6671).
PHILMONT Library Board of Trustees meeting, 7 p.m. at library, 101 Main St., Philmont (672-5010).
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: William Basinski Interview with composer and performer William Basinski, before his Sept. 13 "Groundswell" performance at the Olana State Historic Site. Plus, the show tunes in Basinksi's music. From Wikipedia: "William Basinski (born 1958) is an avant-garde composer based in New York. He is also a clarinetist, saxophonist, sound artist, and video artist. Basinski is best known for his four-volume album The Disintegration Loops (2002–2003), constructed from rapidly decaying twenty-year-old tapes of his earlier music.... His first release was Shortwavemusic. Although created in 1983, it was first released on vinyl in a small edition in 1998 by Carsten Nicolai's Raster-Noton label."
1 a.m.: Vital Weekly: Olekranon Tracklist for Vital Weekly 945: 0000 Tune 0014 Olekranon - Redout 0257 Selectone - Solaris 0602 Andrew Weathers & Seth Chrisman - Rare Palms 0908 Walt Thisney Mondo Cosmico - Be.In 1219 Corrado Altieri & Gianluca Favaron - Vertical Features 1524 Septet - Ocsptt 3 1836 Schwingungen 77 Entertainment - Funeralli Dell'Anarchico Galli 2128 Kapital 2426 Miguel A. Garcia - Tentacll 2730 Maurizio Bianchi & Pharmakustik - Metaplasie (mamma) 3038 Tune
2 a.m.: Tabs Out: Hidden Persuaders We’re back from a month long break with episode #52. Top notch sounds this time around by Bean Snack, a compilation of answering machine messages, Wilted Woman, Czern, Matt Nida, Hidden Persuaders, Marreck, Higgs/Zerang, Form, Grandma Lo-Fi, Morbidly O Beats, Yankee Yankee, and Charlatan.
6 a.m.: Background Briefing with Ian Masters Inside breaking international and national news. A radio program featuring international and national news, expert guests, policy makers and critics with analysis and insight on national security, foreign and domestic policy, political, cultural and social issues. This program goes far beyond the headlines and deep under the radar to bring forward truths unheard in the American media.
7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Hosted by Tyson Hauf ("Zoom"). News, events, music and more. Live from the WGXC Hudson studio.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues.
10 a.m.: @Issue: Tim Wu Live phone interview with Lt. Governor candidate Tim Wu, and coverage of gubernatorial candidate Zephyr Teachout's Aug. 28 campaign stop in Columbia County. Teachout and Wu are challenging incumbent Andrew M. Cuomo and his running mate, former Congresswoman Kathy Hochul in the Sept. 9 Democrat primary. Hosted by Victor Mendolia and Debora Gilbert. Mendolia is chairman of the Hudson City Democratic Committee.
11 a.m.: Zoom Live assemblage radio. Hosted by Tyson Hauf.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Feature Story News