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Thursday

Apr

01

6:15 am

AARP urging state to create statewide vax program for the homebound

Apr 01, 2021 6:15 am • Staff

Nick Reisman is reporting for State of Politics AARP New York is urging state officials to develop a plan for COVID-19 vaccinations of older homebound people, in a letter to Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo this...

Thursday

Apr

01

6:01 am

Developer buys abandoned New Baltimore motel for affordable housing

Apr 01, 2021 6:01 am • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media Ulster County developer Stefan Sanzi and his business partner Gregory Bernardi have purchased the Budget Motel and adjacent buildings on Route...

Thursday

Apr

01

5:30 am

Greene County IDA still working on Exit 21 project

Apr 01, 2021 5:30 am • Staff

Sarah Trafton is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media the idea of building a hotel at Exit 21 of the New York State Thruway in Leeds has faded, while the proposal for a bigger and better Stewart’s Shop...

Wednesday

Mar

31

4:15 pm

WGXC News Update: 20210331

Mar 31, 2021 4:15 pm • Staff

Today's daily news update.

Wednesday

Mar

31

2:00 pm

Cuomo signs marijuana legalization bill

Mar 31, 2021 2:00 pm • Staff

Denis Slattery reports in the Daily News that Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill legalizing recreational marijuana in New York on March 31. Immediately, marijuana possession of less than three ounces is...

Wednesday

Mar

31

1:55 pm

Albany County officials upset after Coeymans legislator's homophobic remarks

Mar 31, 2021 1:55 pm • Staff

Jim Franco reports for Spotlight News that Albany County officials are calling a Coeymans legislator to resign after he made anti-gay remarks at the “Return to Liberty under the Constitution” seminar...

Wednesday

Mar

31

1:30 pm

Unemployment remains high in the region

Mar 31, 2021 1:30 pm • Staff

The Daily Freeman is reporting unemployment rates in the Mid-Hudson Valley and Catskills remain on the high side, the state Department of Labor reported March 30. The February unemployment rate was 7....

Wednesday

Mar

31

12:00 pm

WGXC Daily News: 20210331

Mar 31, 2021 12:00 pm • Staff

Today's daily news update.

Wednesday

Mar

31

7:30 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20210331

Mar 31, 2021 7:30 am • Staff

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

Wednesday

Mar

31

6:33 am

New York legislature votes to legalize recreational marijuana

Mar 31, 2021 6:33 am • Staff

The New York State Senate and State Assembly both voted March 30 for a bill to legalize recreational marijuana that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has said he will sign. CNBC reports that the Senate v...

Wednesday

Mar

31

6:00 am

Albany High School celebrating its first black valedictorian in its 152-year history

Mar 31, 2021 6:00 am • Staff

Dan Levy is reporting for WNYT-TV after 152 years, Albany High School this year has a black valedictorian. With a near-perfect GPA, Onovu Otitigbe-Dangerfield is making history, graduating at the top...

Wednesday

Mar

31

5:45 am

Coxsackie businesses targeted by $400K grant

Mar 31, 2021 5:45 am • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media the Catskill Mountain Housing Development Corporation has been awarded a $400,000 grant to be divided among business owners in Coxsackie's Reed...

Wednesday

Mar

31

5:30 am

Campaign launched to expand Stewart air service

Mar 31, 2021 5:30 am • Staff

MidHudson News is reporting the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is launching a major campaign to grow air service at New York Stewart International Airport in Newburgh. Orange County Executi...

Tuesday

Mar

30

4:45 pm

WGXC News Update: 20210330

Mar 30, 2021 4:45 pm • Staff

Today's daily news update.

Tuesday

Mar

30

1:38 pm

New York judge rules incarcerated must be vaccinated too

Mar 30, 2021 1:38 pm • Staff

Marina Pitofsky reports at The Hill that a New York judge ruled March 30 that incarcerated people must also receive the COVID-19 vaccinations. Justice Alison Y. Tuitt of the New York State Supreme Cou...

Tuesday

Mar

30

1:30 pm

FBI arrests Selkirk man for Capitol insurrection actions

Mar 30, 2021 1:30 pm • Staff

Robert Gavin reports for the Times Union that a man from southern Albany County was arrested by the FBI and charged him with taking part in the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol in Washington D....

Tuesday

Mar

30

1:15 pm

David Bartlett to lead NY Sheriffs Association

Mar 30, 2021 1:15 pm • Staff

Natasha Vaughn is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media Columbia County Sheriff David Bartlett has been chosen president of the New York State Sheriffs Association. Bartlett was elected to lead the grou...

Tuesday

Mar

30

10:00 am

WGXC Daily News: 20210330

Mar 30, 2021 10:00 am • Staff

Today's daily news update.

Tuesday

Mar

30

7:30 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20210330

Mar 30, 2021 7:30 am • Staff

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

Tuesday

Mar

30

6:33 am

Cuomo expands vaccine eligibility

Mar 30, 2021 6:33 am • Staff

On a day when another woman came forward with sexual harassment charges against Gov. Andrew Cuomo, he expanded eligibility for the COVID-19 vaccine again. The Democrat and Chronicle reports that anyon...