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Thursday, June 19, 2014 local almanac

Jun 19, 2014 12:05 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 80F; low 52F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 79F; low 52F.[/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: A chance of showers before 10 a.m. Cloudy through mid-morning, then gradually clearing. High near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. Thursday night, clear. Low around 52.

Forecast for the next three days:
Friday: Sunny. High near 77. Friday night, mostly clear. Low around 49.
Saturday: Sunny. High near 78. Saturday night, partly cloudy. Low around 54.
Sunday: Mostly sunny. High near 78. Sunday night, partly cloudy. Low around 58.

Sunrise today: 5:18 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:35 p.m.
Length of the day: 15:16 hrs.

Town meetings
Today is the third Thursday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.

ANCRAM Board meeting at 7 p.m. in Town Hall at 1416 County Rte. 7, Ancram (329-6512).
CHATHAM Town Board meeting at 7 p.m. Town Hall, 488 State Route 295, Chatham (392-3262).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Public Safety Committee meeting at 5 p.m. at County Office Building, 401 State Street, Hudson.
COPAKE Comprehensive Planning Committee meeting at 7:30 p.m., at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
DURHAM Town board meeting at 7:30 p.m. in Town Building, 7309 State Rt. 81, East Durham.
GHENT Town Board meeting at the Ghent Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
HUDSON Common Council Economic Development Committee meeting, 6 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
KINDERHOOK Planning Board meets at 7 p.m. 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 WGXC 90.7-FM
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Casey Kasem Scooby Doo, host of "American Top 40," is celebrated for his cursing "rare" cassette outtakes that were traded in the 1980s, and used as opening music by The Replacements. In the early 1990s, Negativland turned them into "U2," eventually being sued by Kasem, Island Records, SST Records, and U2. Also, Buddy Rich's tapes of him cursing out his band are explored, with Jerry Seinfeld explaining how he got three quotes from Rich's notorius tapes on his "Seinfeld" television show. Kasem died earlier this week.

6 a.m.: Background Briefing Hosted by Ian Masters.
7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show News, weather, events, music and more. Hosted by Noah Reibel.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues.
10 a.m.: We the People: Alexis Keith Alexis Keith of the Staley B. Keith Social Justice Center will discuss the organization and its ongoing work in the community and with the Columbia County Department of Social Services. Hosted by Tom DePietro.
11 a.m.: One Size Fits All: 20140619 An hour-long investigation into the idea of amplified sound, beginning with Tim Buckley and concluding with Karen Dalton. With Your Host. Full playlist at: www.facebook.com/OneSizeWGXC.
2 p.m. Between the Lines: Dina Bursztyn Interview with Catskill-based artist and storyteller Dina Bursztyn. Produced by Ann Forbes Cooper.
3 p.m.: Radio Theatre: Hercules Unconcerned Produced at KSVR Studios at the radio station KSVR-FM in Mount Vernon, Washington. The actors are from the Skagit Radio Repertory Company. The producer is Joseph C McGuire. An Original Radio Play by David Van Meer In the not to distant future the infrastructure of the United States , if not the world, is crumbling. Stepping into the breach is Diana Thorndyke and her huge undertaking the the Olympia Bus Lines. Helping her, in this tremendous endeavor, is the inventor Apollo Vance. Who is the inventor of Zeenium. And finally everyone is asking the one big question who is Jack Frost. Here is a satire of libertarian politics. And a parody of a certain famous novel. Warning this program has mature themes in its satire. From Pacifca Radio.
3:30 p.m.: Kids' Brain Radio Live from the Catskill Community Center. Hosted by Matt Bua and Sam Sebren.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show: Suzanne Snider, Danny Hason, Tess Parker, Marc Ganzglass Suzanne Snider, Director of the Oral History Summer School will discuss the program and the sound portrait “Remembering Stonewall.” Danny Hason and Tess Parker from Common Hands Farm will talk about the planned Upstreet Market planned for Seventh St. Park in Hudson. And an interview recorded Wed., June 18, with artist Marc Ganzglass about his upcoming show at Incident Report, the storefront gallery located in the 300 block of Warren St. Plus, news, weather, events, music and more. Hosted by Ellen Thurston and Tom DePietro.
6 p.m.: Feature Story News
9:30 p.m.: 69: Motor City Special guest, photographer Todd Weinstein discusses the scene at his family's Teen Club in Detroit. The Mummp hosted bands like MC5 (Motor City 5), The Stooges, The Amboy Dukes and others got their start under a geodesic dome in the Northland Mall. Chris Bishop ("Vinyl Rundown") and Peter Aaron ("PA System") will be in the studio to ask questions and share their knowledge of Motor City garage rock and the early psychedelic rock scene. We will spin records from Detroit all night long. Hosted by the Magic Stranger.
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