WGXC-90.7 FM

Saturday, February 8, 2014 local almanac

Feb 08, 2014 12:01 am
Local News
Local news from Wave Farm‘s WGXC 90.7-FM in the Hudson Valley, New York for Sat., Feb. 8. PLAY AUDIO (4:43)

Ski Report
WGXC Ski Report: There is a lot of snow on local mountains. PLAY AUDIO (1:05)

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

Saturday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 25. Saturday night there is a slight chance of snow after 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

Sunday: A 40 percent chance of light snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29, with a low around 14.

Monday: A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.

Sunrise 6:59 a.m.
Sunset 5:19 p.m.
Other celestial rises/sets
Moon 12:09 P.M. 2:13 A.M.
Mercury 7:24 A.M. 6:29 P.M.
Venus 4:40 A.M. 2:44 P.M.
Mars 10:40 P.M. 9:54 A.M.
Jupiter 1:55 P.M. 5:07 A.M.
Saturn 1:05 A.M. 11:07 A.M.
Uranus 9:03 A.M. 9:31 P.M.
Neptune 7:43 A.M. 6:30 P.M.
Pluto 4:50 A.M. 2:19 P.M.

Public Meetings
Congressman Chris Gibson (R-Kinderhook) reports two local appearances today:
• 10 a.m. at Delaware County SAFE Act Forum
Delhi American Legion, 41 Paige Ave, Delhi
Gibson will attend and speak at the forum.
• 6 p.m. at Wounded Warrior Pork Roast Dinner
St. John the Baptist Church Valatie, Route 9
Gibson will attend the dinner.

WGXC Programming

Radio Stew: Telepathy
midnigh-5 a.m.
Shortwave Hours: Dayton Hamvention 2014 Awards
5 a.m. – 7 a.m.
"The RAIN Report," "ARRL Audio," "Glenn Hauser's World of Radio," "Amateur Radio Newsline," and "This Week in Radio News."
Saturday Morning Serial: February
Songs about February, and the month in radio history.
7 a.m. – 8 a.m.
Radia: Mark Vernon
10 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
From Resonance FM in London, UK.
What's the Frequency, Kenneth?: Bread and Circuses
11 a.m. – noon
Noon News: Philip Seymour Hoffman
noon – 12:20 p.m.
Phone calls in movies from Hoffman, and clips from his "Pirate Radio" role.
Other Music: Zaireeka
1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Four copies of the Flaming Lips' record are played "together" on four CD players.
2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Debut of recording of William Basinski's "Nocturnes" at EMPAC – the Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY, recorded on October 26, 2013.
Human Machine: Earthsearch, Part Two
3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
From Max Goldfarb.
Saturday Afternoon Show: Tom Brosseau, Nadene Thériault-Copeland, Darren Copeland
4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Thériault-Copeland and Copeland preview New Adventures in Sound Art's TransX Transmission Art Symposium.
Off The Hook: 20140208
6 p.m. – 7 p.m.
From hacker zine 2600.
Framework: Ernst Karel
7 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Field recordings, found sounds, acoustic ecology.
Saturday Night Special: We Can't Let You Broadcast That
Feb. 8, 2014: 8 p.m. – Feb. 9, 2014: 5 a.m.
Songs banned by the BBC, for affronts to royalty, common decency, political beliefs, or other reasons. Like using brand names, or discussing tragic events.
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