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Sunday

Aug

30

6:00 am

Columbia Paper wins two NY Press Assn. awards

Aug 30, 2020 6:00 am • Staff

Parry Teasdale is reporting in The Columbia Paper two journalists from The Columbia Paper last week received awards in the New York Press Association’s 2019 Better Newspaper Contest. The Thomas G. But...

Sunday

Aug

30

5:45 am

Columbia County opens fire training center

Aug 30, 2020 5:45 am • Staff

Natasha Vaughn is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media Columbia County officials have reopened its expanded and renovated firefighter training facility in Ghent. The facility will help train the county...

Sunday

Aug

30

5:30 am

Group pressing state to loosen up visitation rules at nursing homes

Aug 30, 2020 5:30 am • Staff

a href="https://altamontenterprise.com/08282020/new-york-nursing-homes-push-less-stringent-requirements">Melissa Hale-Spencer is reporting for the Altamont Enterprise nursing homes in the state of New...

Friday

Aug

28

4:15 pm

WGXC News Update: 20200828

Aug 28, 2020 4:15 pm • Staff

Today's daily news update.

Friday

Aug

28

2:45 pm

Greene legislators honor county Public Health Dept. for its service during pandemic

Aug 28, 2020 2:45 pm • Staff

Sarah Trafton is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media Greene County lawmakers have honored the county Public Health Department with the 2020 Chairman’s Award acknowledging the department's work on the...

Friday

Aug

28

2:30 pm

Coeymans Town Board talks chicken

Aug 28, 2020 2:30 pm • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic is reporting for Capital Region Independent Media several residents in the hamlet of Coeymans have written letters to the Coeymans Town Board expressing their displeasure over their...

Friday

Aug

28

2:15 pm

Crossgates Best Buy unexpectedly closes

Aug 28, 2020 2:15 pm • Staff

Bethany Bump is reporting for the Times Union the Best Buy at Crossgates Mall in Guilderland has closed, but the company has not explained why. Shoppers reported the store was closed on August 27. A r...

Friday

Aug

28

10:15 am

WGXC Daily News: 20200828

Aug 28, 2020 10:15 am • Staff

Today's daily news.

Friday

Aug

28

8:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20200828

Aug 28, 2020 8:00 am • Staff

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

Friday

Aug

28

6:33 am

More online meetings disrupted locally

Aug 28, 2020 6:33 am • Staff

Massarah Mikati reports in the Times Union that Bethlehem Town Supervisor David VanLuven used an expletive to describe a local activist at a meeting Aug. 26. “What this was is a continuation of a patt...

Friday

Aug

28

6:00 am

Hudson's Barlow, Croff House for sale

Aug 28, 2020 6:00 am • Staff

Aliya Schneider is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media a Hudson couple in the hospitality business is calling it quits and cashing out. Russell Gibson and Duncan Calhoun have listed three properties —...

Friday

Aug

28

5:45 am

State officials push for federal child care funds

Aug 28, 2020 5:45 am • Staff

Nick Reisman is reporting for State of Politics state lawmakers August 27, called for the spending of $69 million in federal child care funding that was part of the CARES Act. Ten million of the alloc...

Friday

Aug

28

5:30 am

NYSUT, AFT call for mandatory masks at schools

Aug 28, 2020 5:30 am • Staff

Amanda Fries is reporting for the Times Union on August 27, labor unions representing teachers in New York called on the state health department to require the wearing of face masks indoors throughout...

Thursday

Aug

27

5:45 pm

WGXC News Update: 20200827

Aug 27, 2020 5:45 pm • Staff

Today's daily news update.

Thursday

Aug

27

3:30 pm

Transformer recycler TCI unveils expanded facility

Aug 27, 2020 3:30 pm • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic is reporting for Capital Region Independent Media TCI of New York unveiled its new 35,000 square foot facility at the Coeymans Industrial Park last week. The expanded facility will a...

Thursday

Aug

27

2:45 pm

DEC rangers rescue two in Greene County

Aug 27, 2020 2:45 pm • Staff

Bill Williams is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media state forest rangers helped with two separate rescues of injured hikers in Greene County last week, according to the state Department of Environmen...

Thursday

Aug

27

2:15 pm

Study ranks Stewart's milk the best statewide

Aug 27, 2020 2:15 pm • Staff

The Times Union is reporting Stewart’s Dairy in Saratoga Springs is the winner of New York’s annual milk competition, as judged by Cornell University’s Milk Quality Improvement Program. Stewart’s also...

Thursday

Aug

27

10:30 am

WGXC Daily News: 20200827

Aug 27, 2020 10:30 am • Staff

Today's daily news.

Thursday

Aug

27

8:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20200827

Aug 27, 2020 8:00 am • Staff

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

Thursday

Aug

27

6:33 am

As outrage and protests increase, so do police enforcement in Kingston, Great Barrington

Aug 27, 2020 6:33 am • Staff

Protests asking for police reform have picked up nationally in the past several days, after a police officer in Wisconsin shot Jacob Blake in the back seven times, and after a white supremacist teen-a...