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Wednesday

Apr

21

6:33 am

Local officials, activists react to Chauvin verdict

Apr 21, 2021 6:33 am • Staff

This was the reaction on Arch Street in Albany: Chauvin guilty on all counts. #chauvinverdict pic.twitter.com/5O3HsjTi5R— Robert Gavin (@RobertGavinTU) April 20, 2021 State and local officia...

Wednesday

Apr

21

6:00 am

Hudson River Foundation gifts Columbia County first responders with $275K

Apr 21, 2021 6:00 am • Staff

Natasha Vaughn is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media fire departments and rescue squads in Columbia County have received $275,000 in grant money from the Hudson River Bank and Trust Foundation. The a...

Wednesday

Apr

21

5:45 am

Ryan takes position against Danskammer upgrade

Apr 21, 2021 5:45 am •

MidHudson News is reporting Ulster County Executive Patrick Ryan Mon., April 19, submitted comments to the State Siting Board, urging the state agency to reject Danskammer Energy’s application to buil...

Wednesday

Apr

21

5:30 am

Single-payer health care bill advances in Albany

Apr 21, 2021 5:30 am • Staff

Nick Reisman is reporting for State of Politics a bill that would pave the way for a single-payer health care system in New York cleared the Assembly Health Committee April 19. Supporters of the bill...

Tuesday

Apr

20

4:00 pm

WGXC News Update: 20210420

Apr 20, 2021 4:00 pm • Staff

Today's daily news update.

Tuesday

Apr

20

2:00 pm

Poll finds New Yorkers are concerned about the environment

Apr 20, 2021 2:00 pm • Staff

Rick Karlin is reporting for the Times Union the majority of New Yorkers are concerned about air and water pollution as well as climate change, according to a poll by the Siena College Research Instit...

Tuesday

Apr

20

1:45 pm

Catskill village water project on hold pending financing

Apr 20, 2021 1:45 pm • Staff

Sarah Trafton is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media the Catskill Village Board is looking to reinvigorate its effort to improve the village water infrastructure after state funding was delayed. The v...

Tuesday

Apr

20

1:30 pm

Pat Ryan announces ServeNY, his new PAC

Apr 20, 2021 1:30 pm • Staff

Patricia Doxsey is reporting for the Daily Freeman Ulster County Executive Pat Ryan has announced his new political action committee ServeNY. With the PAC, the first-term Democrat hopes to promote and...

Tuesday

Apr

20

12:04 pm

Hudson Valley Congressional delegation backs SAFE Banking Act

Apr 20, 2021 12:04 pm • Staff

On April 19, Democrats Antonio Delgado, Paul Tonko, and Sean Maloney, and Republican Elise Stefanik, all voted for the SAFE Banking Act in the U.S. House of Representatives. The bill would make bankin...

Tuesday

Apr

20

12:03 pm

Cairo, Coxsackie drug drop-off this Saturday

Apr 20, 2021 12:03 pm • Staff

Andrea Macko reports at Porcupine Soup that there is an another Drug Take-Back Day April 24 where drugs can be dropped off at the CVS in Cairo or the Cairo Police Department, and the Coxsackie Police...

Tuesday

Apr

20

9:15 am

WGXC Daily News: 20210420

Apr 20, 2021 9:15 am • Staff

Today's daily headlines.

Tuesday

Apr

20

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20210420

Apr 20, 2021 7:00 am • Staff

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

Tuesday

Apr

20

6:33 am

Protests in Albany, and elsewhere, as nation awaits Chauvin verdict

Apr 20, 2021 6:33 am • Staff

Police, activists, and most citizens following the news this week are bracing for the worst, as the trial of Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin went to the jury on April 19. In the past week pro...

Tuesday

Apr

20

6:01 am

DiNapoli sends Cuomo book project to AG for criminal investigation

Apr 20, 2021 6:01 am • Staff

Chris Bragg is reporting for the Times Union Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo is the focus of a new investigation — this one is a look into his alleged use of government staff to help write a best-selling book la...

Tuesday

Apr

20

6:00 am

Coxsackie-Athens district proposing $34M spending plan for 2021-22 school year

Apr 20, 2021 6:00 am • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media the Coxsackie-Athens School District has proposed a $34 million budget for the 2021-22 school year. The proposal reflects an increase of nearly...

Tuesday

Apr

20

5:30 am

Greene County hospitality jobs fair set for May 2

Apr 20, 2021 5:30 am • Staff

MidHudson News is reporting Columbia-Greene Workforce New York will hold a multi-resort hospitality job fair at the Blackthorne Resort in East Durham, 1 to 3 p.m., May 2. The purpose of the fair is to...

Monday

Apr

19

4:15 pm

WGXC News Update: 20210419

Apr 19, 2021 4:15 pm • Staff

Today's daily news update.

Monday

Apr

19

3:15 pm

Hudson Council to vote on tourism grants, appoint new Tourism Board member

Apr 19, 2021 3:15 pm • Staff

Aliya Schneider is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media the Hudson Common Council will vote Tue., April 20, on more than $77,500 in tourism grants and the appointment of a new member of the Tourism Boa...

Monday

Apr

19

3:03 pm

As counties pass sad milestones, vaccination rates near 50 percent

Apr 19, 2021 3:03 pm • Staff

On April 17, Johns Hopkins University researchers announced the world surpassed three million deaths from COVID-19. Locally on April 15, Columbia County reached 4,000 COVID-19 cases, and Greene County...

Monday

Apr

19

2:15 pm

Cuomo's lawyers are working, but not getting paid

Apr 19, 2021 2:15 pm • Staff

Chris Bragg is reporting for the Times Union Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has engaged the services of four law firms as he faces investigation by the state attorney general's office into multiple allegations...