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Friday

Oct

22

4:45 pm

WGXC News Update: 20211022

Oct 22, 2021 4:45 pm • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's daily news update.

Friday

Oct

22

2:02 pm

Warming climate attracting Syrah grape growers to Hudson Valley

Oct 22, 2021 2:02 pm • Staff

Roger Hannigan Gilson reports in the Times Union that a warming Hudson Valley climate is allowing two wineries to grow a grape variety that typically prefers a more heated environment. The Whitecliff...

Friday

Oct

22

1:34 pm

Republican, Conservative party heads oppose ballot propositions

Oct 22, 2021 1:34 pm • Staff

Ryan Whalen reports for New York State of Politics that, like Republicans across the country, GOP leaders in New York are touting false claims of voter fraud to oppose voting reforms. On Oct. 21 in Bu...

Friday

Oct

22

12:23 pm

Greene County spending tax dollars to prepare Catskill site for possible development

Oct 22, 2021 12:23 pm • Staff

MidHudson News reports that previously the plan was to attract another hotel to the area along Route 23B west of Thruway Exit 21 in Catskill. The former Quality Inn was torn down on the site, and surr...

Friday

Oct

22

9:45 am

WGXC Daily News: 20211022

Oct 22, 2021 9:45 am • Staff

Today's daily headlines.

Friday

Oct

22

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20211022

Oct 22, 2021 7:00 am • Staff

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

Friday

Oct

22

6:00 am

Poll finds New Yorkers are adjusting to life with COVID

Oct 22, 2021 6:00 am • Staff

Nick Reisman is reporting for State of Politics New Yorkers have adapted to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a Siena College poll released Thu., Oct. 21, but at the same time state residents have b...

Friday

Oct

22

5:45 am

Human services building in Hudson closed until next week

Oct 22, 2021 5:45 am • Staff

Sam Raudins is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media the Columbia County Health and Human Services building on Columbia Street in Hudson, will remain closed through Sun., Oct. 25, after three positive C...

Friday

Oct

22

5:30 am

Two lifetime locals battling to be Claverack supervisor

Oct 22, 2021 5:30 am • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media two people are vying for town supervisor in the Claverack general election on November 2. Democrat and Working Families candidate Kathleen Prop...

Friday

Oct

22

4:30 am

Cannabis Control Board moves to allow home growing for medical users

Oct 22, 2021 4:30 am • Staff

Rebekah F. Ward reports in the Times Union that New Yorkers have 60 days to comment on new rules that would allow medical cannabis patients to grow their own plants. Medical cannabis has been legal in...

Thursday

Oct

21

5:00 pm

WGXC News Update: 20211021

Oct 21, 2021 5:00 pm • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's daily news update.

Thursday

Oct

21

2:02 pm

Almost 2,000 evicted in Hudson Valley in 2020

Oct 21, 2021 2:02 pm • Staff

Cloey Callahan reports in the Times Union that there were 1,957 evictions in Putnam, Orange, Ulster, Dutchess, Columbia, Greene, and Sullivan counties in 2020, according to the New York Unified Court...

Thursday

Oct

21

1:45 pm

Some legislators want to make prison phone calls free

Oct 21, 2021 1:45 pm • Staff

Rachel M. Cohen reports for New York Focus that few people pay for individual phone calls anymore. There are few street phone booths accepting quarters, and most phone conversations are now on cell ph...

Thursday

Oct

21

1:01 pm

Mystery remains around why duo are no longer on Albany County Planning Board

Oct 21, 2021 1:01 pm • Staff

The Altamont Enterprise reports that two members of the Albany County Planning Board were slated to be removed from the board without their knowledge or any explanation. After they resigned to avoid b...

Thursday

Oct

21

10:00 am

WGXC Daily News: 20211021

Oct 21, 2021 10:00 am • Staff

Today's daily headlines.

Thursday

Oct

21

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20211021

Oct 21, 2021 7:00 am • Staff

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

Thursday

Oct

21

6:00 am

Cashless tolling begins on the Van Winkle Nov. 1

Oct 21, 2021 6:00 am • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media cashless tolling on the Rip Van Winkle Bridge will go into effect on Mon., Nov. 1. The New York State Bridge Authority announced October 20, th...

Thursday

Oct

21

5:45 am

Ulster lawmakers green light the creation of a mental health, substance abuse crisis center

Oct 21, 2021 5:45 am • Staff

Patricia Doxsey is reporting for the Daily Freeman Ulster County lawmakers on October 19, adopted policies they believe will provide much-needed care and services to those suffering from mental health...

Thursday

Oct

21

5:30 am

Incumbent Germantown supervisor being challenged by political newcomer

Oct 21, 2021 5:30 am • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media Robert Beaury and David Helsley will face off on November 2 in the Germantown town supervisor election. Incumbent Beaury, 62, has lived in Colu...

Thursday

Oct

21

4:30 am

Voting begins Saturday

Oct 21, 2021 4:30 am • Staff

Voting this year begins Oct. 23, and ends Nov. 2, with town posts, countywide positions, five statewide ballot propositions, and a few state Supreme Court seats at stake. In Greene County, the Board o...