WGXC-90.7 FM

Sunday, May 25, 2014 local almanac

May 25, 2014 12:01 am
Local News
Local news from Wave Farm‘s WGXC 90.7-FM in the Hudson Valley, New York for Sun., May 18. PLAY AUDIO (4:18)

WGXC Programming Report
Click here to hear WGXC Program Director give an audio report about the coming week in programming. PLAY AUDIO (1:36)

Public Meetings
CHATHAM At 6:45 p.m. at the Old Chatham Sheepherding Company, Shaker Museum Road, in Old Chatham, at a Columbia Land Conservancy event, Congressman Chris Gibson meets with CLC supporters.

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

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers between 10 a.m. and noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 75, and a low around 52.

Monday: Memorial Day should be sunny, with a high near 82, and a low around 57.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

Sunrise 5:25 a.m.
Sunset 7:19 p.m.
Other celestial rises/sets
Moon 3:33 A.M. 5:15 P.M.
Mercury 6:43 A.M. 10:15 P.M.
Venus 3:50 A.M. 4:56 P.M.
Mars 3:25 P.M. 3:11 A.M.
Jupiter 8:35 A.M. 11:36 P.M.
Saturn 6:44 P.M. 4:59 A.M.
Uranus 3:19 A.M. 4:02 P.M.
Neptune 1:54 A.M. 12:49 P.M.
Pluto 10:52 P.M. 8:25 A.M.

WGXC Programming

Radia: Morton Feldman Says, Robert Ashley
May 25, 2014: 5 a.m. – 5:30 a.m.
Radia Show 477: “Morton Feldman Says, Robert Ashley,” from April 9, 2011 Wave Farm/WGXC broadcast. Performed by Bill Hellermann and Max Goldfarb. Hellermann and Goldfarb perform Robert Ashley’s “Morton Feldman Says” live in WGXC 90.7-FM’s Hudson Studio on April 9, 2011. Wave Farm Executive Director Galen Joseph-Hunter introduces the broadcast, and asks a few questions afterward. "Radia" is an international group of stations, including Wave Farm's WGXC, interested in new and forgotten ways of making radio. Each week, one station makes a show for the rest.

CounterSpin: Nikole Hannah-Jones, Lisbeth Gronlund
May 25, 2014: 5:30 a.m. – 6 a.m.
This is the 20th year of Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting's media analysis radio show, hosted by Janine Jackson, Steve Rendall, and Peter Hart. This week: "Nikole Hannah-Jones on school segregation and Lisbeth Gronlund on US nuclear weapons."