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Monday

Jan

30

12:45 pm

Officials warning of animal tranquilizer in drug supply

Jan 30, 2023 12:45 pm • Staff

Greta Jochem is reporting for The Berkshire Eagle xylazine, an animal tranquilizer, is being increasingly found in the illegal drug supply in New England, including the Berkshires. Jessica Kelly, prev...

Monday

Jan

30

12:32 pm

Petersburgh PFAS cleanup continues

Jan 30, 2023 12:32 pm • Staff

Kenneth C. Crowe II reports in the Times Union that the state Department of Environmental Conservation it is continuing to clean up the PFAS at Taconic Plastics in Petersburgh in Rensselaer County. Th...

Monday

Jan

30

12:21 pm

Free meals program picks up Republican support in Albany

Jan 30, 2023 12:21 pm • Staff

Nick Reisman reports at New York State of Politics reports that seven Republicans in the state Assembly have announced support for a bill to give free meals to students in all New York schools. That s...

Monday

Jan

30

5:45 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20230130

Jan 30, 2023 5:45 am • Produced by Joe Demanso.

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

Monday

Jan

30

1:30 am

Protests held in Troy, Hudson over police killing in Memphis

Jan 30, 2023 1:30 am • Tom Roe

There were protests around the United States, and locally in Troy and Hudson, after police in Memphis released videos on Jan. 27 showing at least five police officers savagely beating Tyre Nichols, wh...

Monday

Jan

30

1:00 am

Ryan appointed to Armed Services, Transportation and Infrastructure committees

Jan 30, 2023 1:00 am • Staff

Tyler O'Neill is reporting for Spectrum News Democrat U.S. Rep. Pat Ryan was appointed January 27, to the House Committee on Armed Services and the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure...

Monday

Jan

30

12:30 am

Renovation of Hudson City Hall to begin in February

Jan 30, 2023 12:30 am • Staff

Jammel Cutler is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media Hudson City Hall is set to undergo needed renovations, according to a resolution recently adopted by the Common Council. The resolution authorized...

Friday

Jan

27

1:01 pm

Hunter Mountain officials remove 'thin blue line flag' photo

Jan 27, 2023 1:01 pm • Staff

Andrea Macko at Porcupine Soup that as a horrific police beating video is released in Memphis, in Greene County, Hunter Mountain officials took down a photo they posted of the East Coast Police Winter...

Friday

Jan

27

12:57 pm

Schoharie County defies state order to reinstate health director

Jan 27, 2023 12:57 pm • Staff

Rachel Silberstein reports in the Times Union that the Schoharie County government is defying a state order to reinstate their health director. Dr. Amy Gildemeister was unanimously approved for a new...

Friday

Jan

27

12:21 pm

Great Barrington considering other ideas to help affordable housing crisis

Jan 27, 2023 12:21 pm • Staff

Heather Bellow reports in The Berkshire Eagle that Great Barrington's Select Board’s Housing Subcommittee Chair, Leigh Davis, is proposing a real estate tax break for anyone who offers year-round affo...

Friday

Jan

27

7:37 am

WGXC Daily News: 20230127

Jan 27, 2023 7:37 am • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's daily news audio update.

Friday

Jan

27

5:45 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20230127

Jan 27, 2023 5:45 am • Produced by Joe Demanso.

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

Friday

Jan

27

1:00 am

Coxsackie adopts moratorium on short-term rentals

Jan 27, 2023 1:00 am • Staff

Roger Hannigan Gilson reports for the Times Union that the village of Coxsackie January 25, adopted a moratorium on short-term rentals to give officials time to study whether the rentals should be fur...

Friday

Jan

27

12:45 am

Schenectady GOP candidate quits campaign after social media posts revealed

Jan 27, 2023 12:45 am • Staff

Tyler A. McNeil reports for The Daily Gazette that Republican Jeff Moore has withdrawn from the race for Schenectady City Council under pressure from his local party committee after his controversial,...

Friday

Jan

27

12:30 am

Comptroller report finds fiscal stress on schools is down

Jan 27, 2023 12:30 am • Staff

Mid-Hudson News reports that the number of school districts statewide designated in a financial stress category has declined considerably since school year 2019-20, and the 2021-22 school year continu...

Thursday

Jan

26

5:10 pm

WGXC News Update: 20230126

Jan 26, 2023 5:10 pm • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's audio daily news update.

Thursday

Jan

26

12:58 pm

Greene County’s director of public health resigns

Jan 26, 2023 12:58 pm • Staff

Andrea Macko reports for Porcupine Soup that Kimberly Kaplan is resigning as Greene County’s director of public health. There have been a wave of resignations and removals of local public health direc...

Thursday

Jan

26

12:43 pm

New Lebanon attempting to consolidate two fire stations

Jan 26, 2023 12:43 pm • Staff

Roger Hannigan Gilson reports in the Times Union that New Lebanon is hosting a silent auction on Feb. 9 to help fund a new fire station for its all-volunteer department. The Lebanon Valley Protective...

Thursday

Jan

26

12:36 pm

Stefanik joins new panel investigating the investigators

Jan 26, 2023 12:36 pm • Staff

Tyler A. McNeil reports in the Daily Gazette that Republican Elise Stefanik was appointed this week to a new Congressional panel that her party says is to probe abuses of power within the federal gove...

Thursday

Jan

26

12:03 pm

Prison population shifts from NYC to upstate

Jan 26, 2023 12:03 pm • Staff

Eduardo Cuevas and Kayla Canne report in the Poughkeepsie Journal that now most incarcerated New Yorkers come from upstate, not New York City. In 2000, around 66 percent of New Yorkers incarcerated in...