Thursday, February 6, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 27F; low 3F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 26F; low 0F.[/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: Mostly sunny. High near 26. Wind chill values as low as zero. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Low around 7.
Forecast for the next three days:
Friday: Mostly sunny. High near 27. Friday night, mostly clear. Low around 7.
Saturday: Mostly sunny. High near 28. Saturday night, a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 15.
Sunday: A chance of snow showers. Cloudy. High near 31. Sunday night, a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 12.
Today is the first Thursday of the month.
WGXC is unaware of any recurring meetings scheduled for today.
ANCRAM Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 1416 County Rte. 7, Ancram (329-6512).
AUSTERLITZ Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m. at the Town Hall, 812 Route 203, Spencertown (392-3260).
COPAKE Planning Board meets at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
GHENT Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
KINDERHOOK Zoning Board of Appeals meets at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
WINDHAM Town board meets at 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 371 State Rt. 296, Hensonville (734-4170).
The day ahead on 90.7-FM
12 a.m. (midnight): Chops & Sauerkraut, Loves It Broadcast of performance at Spotty Dog Books & Ale, Hudson.
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 Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. Hosted by Phil Grant. 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 The Morning Show continues with local news, weather and events.
10 a.m.: We the People Hosted by Tom DePietro.
11 a.m.: One Size Fits All: 20140206 An hour-long investigation into the idea of amplified sound. Beginning with Anita O'Day and concluding with Nico. Playlist at www.Facebook.com/OneSizeWGXC. Hosted by Your Host.
2 p.m.: The Art of the Hudson Valley: Gretchen Kelly, Timothy Ebneth Discussion with Columbia County multidisciplinary artists Gretchen Kelly and Tim Ebneth. Hosted by Chad Weckler.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show: Will Swift, Jeff Emtman, Emile Klein, J.J. Beck, Susan Simon Interview with Dr. Will Swift, marital therapy psychologist and author of "Pat and Dick: The Nixons, An Intimate Portrait of a Marriage." Swift will read from the book at the Chatham Public Library, Sat., Feb. 8. For the February installment of the "How To Build Your Pantry, One Ingredient at a Time" series, Susan Simon will discuss chocolate and rundown some upcoming local chocolate events. In the second hour, producers Jeff Emtman and Emile Klein and collaborating musician J.J. Beck will discuss "Unheard America," a new series combining radio storytelling with original music, which will debut at TSL in Hudson this weekend. Plus news, weather, music and more. Hosted by Ellen Thurston and Tom DePietro.
6 p.m.: Feature Story News