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Tuesday

Mar

08

4:44 pm

International headlines 3/8/11

Mar 08, 2011 4:44 pm • Paul Smart

Rebels set demands for Gaddafi exit Al Jazeera has the original reporting about an offer Libyan rebels have made to embattled dictator Muammar Gaddafi that they will not pursue him for crimes they sa...

Tuesday

Mar

08

4:34 pm

National headlines 3/8/11

Mar 08, 2011 4:34 pm • Paul Smart

Democrats roll out climate change big guns, Republicans remain immune The Guardian reports, incredulously, about the March 8 congressional hearings on climate change, where the nation's partisan divi...

Tuesday

Mar

08

4:14 pm

Tuesday headlines PM

Mar 08, 2011 4:14 pm • Paul Smart

Shelter to remain open The Register-Star reports that Columbia County Board of Supervisor’s Chairman Roy Brown and Emergency Management Director William Black announced that the Red Cross Shelter at...

Tuesday

Mar

08

10:25 am

Radio Cartoon

Mar 08, 2011 10:25 am • Paul Smart

By Gus Murphy

Tuesday

Mar

08

7:09 am

Ockawamick strikes out, yet again

Mar 08, 2011 7:09 am • Paul Smart

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="200" caption="The closed Ockawamick School in Philmont was turned down, by the village, as a potential home for a countywide skilled nursing facility."][/capti...

Tuesday

Mar

08

6:33 am

Molinaro running for Dutchess Exec post

Mar 08, 2011 6:33 am • Paul Smart

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="180" caption="Marc Molinaro has declared he is running for Dutchess County Executive, increasing the likelihood of a special election for his Assembly seat, whi...

Tuesday

Mar

08

6:19 am

Tuesday headlines

Mar 08, 2011 6:19 am • Paul Smart

Flooding, outages strike the county The Register-Star reports, with text and plenty of images, on the weather damage caused by raging creeks, ice, and nearly six inches of snow in some areas. Over 11...

Tuesday

Mar

08

5:42 am

March 8, 2011 local almanac

Mar 08, 2011 5:42 am • Paul Smart

The National Weather Service predicts this morning will see a mix of clouds and sun. High 44F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph. Tonight, mostly clear. Low 23F. Winds light and variable. Possible snow mixed wit...

Monday

Mar

07

4:52 pm

Monday headlines PM

Mar 07, 2011 4:52 pm • Paul Smart

Thousands without power; many outages may last through Tuesday Jamie Larson of the Register-Star reports that thousands of homes were without power today throughout Columbia County, as pounding wind...

Monday

Mar

07

10:56 am

Road closures in Columbia County

Mar 07, 2011 10:56 am • admin

Several Columbia County town supervisors are circulating an e-mail this morning warning residents of road conditions. There are trees and wires down on roadways as well as roads that are flooded. The...

Monday

Mar

07

10:32 am

Glenn Ligon opens a Whitney retrospective

Mar 07, 2011 10:32 am • Paul Smart

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Hudson p/t resident Glenn Ligon, as seen in a self-portrait, opens a mid-career retrospective at the Whitney Museum of American Art on March 10."...

Monday

Mar

07

10:14 am

One man's mission to keep a musical spirit alive

Mar 07, 2011 10:14 am • Paul Smart

As we embark on Mardis Gras 2011, we thought it key to share this preview of a film by WGXC-FM friend Gillian Farrell of Woodstock, who has been following Hudson Valley piano technician and salesman...

Monday

Mar

07

9:54 am

A reprieve for baitfish anglers

Mar 07, 2011 9:54 am • Paul Smart

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="200" caption="Baitfish, the state has warned, can spread disease... but not when carried within a specific watershed. Rules are changing..."][/caption]Pining fo...

Monday

Mar

07

9:29 am

Ichabod Crane student artists to show in Albany

Mar 07, 2011 9:29 am • Paul Smart

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="200" caption="A Franz Kline painting from the state's Empire State Plaza collection, recently used as inspiration for art by students in Capitol District...

Monday

Mar

07

6:14 am

Monday headlines

Mar 07, 2011 6:14 am • Paul Smart

Firefighting at 90 The Daily Mail's Colin DeVries has a story about Kiskatom Fire Company member Jim Katt, who joined the company a year after it started and celebrated hisr 57th year as a fireman al...

Monday

Mar

07

3:44 am

March 7, 2011 local almanac

Mar 07, 2011 3:44 am • Staff

The National Weather Service warns of overnight freezing rain and sleet turning to snow before 7 a.m. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Blustery, with a north wind bet...

Sunday

Mar

06

9:00 am

Sunday headlines

Mar 06, 2011 9:00 am • Paul Smart

Just seven supervisors return county administrator survey Francesca Olsen of the Register-Star reports that only seven supervisors out of 23 have filled out and returned a seven-question survey seeki...

Sunday

Mar

06

8:37 am

March 6, 2011 local almanac

Mar 06, 2011 8:37 am • Paul Smart

The National Weather Service says today will see lots of rain, High 52F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph. Rainfall possibly over one inch. Tonight, heavy rain followed by a mix of rain and snow overnight. L...

Saturday

Mar

05

10:57 am

Saturday headlines

Mar 05, 2011 10:57 am • Paul Smart

Flood watch posted The National Weather Service says there is a chance of rain all weekend in the WGXC listening area, but according to Mid Hudson News Network, has posted a flood watch for areas in...

Saturday

Mar

05

10:23 am

March 5, 2011 local almanac

Mar 05, 2011 10:23 am • Paul Smart

The National Weather Service says today will be cloudy with a few showers. High 51F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 30%. Tonight will also be cloudy with a few showers. Low 47F. Winds SSE at...