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Saturday

Aug

15

12:03 am

Bartlett admits he made social media comment that some call racist

Aug 15, 2020 12:03 am • Staff

Aliya Schneider reports for Columbia-Greene Media that Columbia County Sheriff David Bartlett is not denying he made a Facebook comment this week that some thought was racist, and others believed was...

Friday

Aug

14

4:00 pm

WGXC News Update: 20200814

Aug 14, 2020 4:00 pm • Staff

Today's daily news update.

Friday

Aug

14

2:00 pm

Approved health insurance rates modest this year

Aug 14, 2020 2:00 pm • Staff

Nick Reisman is reporting for State of Politics insurance rates in the individual market will go up by 1.8 percent, while small group plans will see a 4.2 percent increase, New York insurance regulato...

Friday

Aug

14

1:45 pm

Woodstock Film Festival will be a hybrid event

Aug 14, 2020 1:45 pm • Staff

The Woodstock Film Festival announced August 14, its 21st annual event will be a hybrid festival held at area drive-ins and online from September 3 through October 4. The festival "shifted its sp...

Friday

Aug

14

1:15 pm

Columbia Co. changing its emergency alert system

Aug 14, 2020 1:15 pm • Staff

The Columbia Paper is reporting Columbia County is changing its mass emergency alert system. All disaster, weather-related and other emergency warnings and alerts for county residents are currently pr...

Friday

Aug

14

1:00 pm

Three fatal overdoses in Rensselaer Co. in 48 hours

Aug 14, 2020 1:00 pm • Staff

Kenneth C. Crowe II is reporting for the Times Union three people in Rensselaer County have suffered fatal drug overdoses from fentanyl-laced cocaine and heroin this week, bringing the number of fatal...

Friday

Aug

14

11:00 am

WGXC Daily News: 20200814

Aug 14, 2020 11:00 am • Staff

Today's daily news.

Friday

Aug

14

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20200814

Aug 14, 2020 7:00 am • Staff

Click above to download or play today's "Better Weather." Produced by Joe Demanso of the Catskill Makers Syndicate.

Friday

Aug

14

6:33 am

Promised cuts to Hudson's police budget have not been made yet

Aug 14, 2020 6:33 am • Staff

Nora Mishanec reports for Columbia-Greene Media that though Hudson Mayor Kamal Johnson announced a 10 percent cut in the city's police budget two months ago, the cuts have not yet been made. “It would...

Friday

Aug

14

6:00 am

Officials consider Catskill Community Center options

Aug 14, 2020 6:00 am • Staff

Sarah Trafton is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media on the effort underway by a group of Catskill residents and village trustees to find a new home for the Catskill Community Center. The building tha...

Friday

Aug

14

5:45 am

State courts extend eviction moratorium

Aug 14, 2020 5:45 am • Staff

Amanda Fries is reporting for Capitol Confidential the state Office of Court Administration has decided to strictly limit eviction proceedings and extend a moratorium on carrying out evictions until O...

Friday

Aug

14

5:30 am

Invasive bug found off the shores of Lake George

Aug 14, 2020 5:30 am • Staff

Gwendolyn Craig is reporting for the Adirondack Explorer the invasive woolly adelgid insect has been found off the shores of Lake George. The state Department of Environmental Conservation announced A...

Thursday

Aug

13

4:30 pm

WGXC News Update: 20200813

Aug 13, 2020 4:30 pm • Staff

Today's daily news update.

Thursday

Aug

13

2:00 pm

Guilderland board approves plan to run underground lines to deliver power to NYC

Aug 13, 2020 2:00 pm • Staff

Melissa Hale-Spencer is reporting for the Altamont Enterprise the Guilderland Town Board August 4, approved a resolution to allow the Champlain Hudson River Power Express Inc. to run underground line...

Thursday

Aug

13

1:45 pm

Greene Co. expanding its SRO program

Aug 13, 2020 1:45 pm • Staff

Sarah Trafton is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media the Hunter-Tannersville School District has approved an agreement with the Greene County Sheriff’s Office to put a police officer in the school. Th...

Thursday

Aug

13

1:30 pm

Sales tax revenue still falling, but not as much

Aug 13, 2020 1:30 pm • Staff

Nick Reisman is reporting for State of Politics sales tax revenue for local governments continues to fall. Comptroller Tom DiNapoli said August 12, the state brought in $116 million or 8.2 percent les...

Thursday

Aug

13

9:30 am

WGXC Daily News: 20200813

Aug 13, 2020 9:30 am • Staff

Today's daily news.

Thursday

Aug

13

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20200813

Aug 13, 2020 7:00 am • Staff

Click above to download or play today's "Better Weather." Produced by Joe Demanso of the Catskill Makers Syndicate.

Thursday

Aug

13

6:33 am

Large crowd turns out at peaceful Black Lives Matter rally in Berne

Aug 13, 2020 6:33 am • Staff

The Altamont Enterprise reports that about 140 people came to the town park in Berne in southern Albany County on Aug. 9, most of them for a peaceful "Black Lives Matter" rally. They heard from CiCi F...

Thursday

Aug

13

6:17 am

Tague worries state won't properly fund mail-in voting

Aug 13, 2020 6:17 am • Staff

Paul Kirby reports in The Daily Freeman that Assemblyperson Chris Tague, a Republican from Schoharie, said he was worried about local funding at an Aug. 11 online hearing on mail-in voting this Novemb...