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Thursday

Jan

23

12:30 pm

Orange Co. exec talks up Amazon impact at Stewart

Jan 23, 2020 12:30 pm • Staff

MidHudsonNews [dot] com is reporting Orange County Executive Steven Neuhaus is touting the proposed one-million square foot Amazon distribution center in Montgomery, on the Newburgh town line, as a po...

Thursday

Jan

23

9:15 am

WGXC Local News Audio Link

Jan 23, 2020 9:15 am • Staff

Click above to download or play the audio version of the local news for Thu., Jan. 23. Produced by Philip Grant.

Thursday

Jan

23

8:45 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20200123

Jan 23, 2020 8:45 am • Staff

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

Thursday

Jan

23

12:55 am

Stark drops out of State Senate election

Jan 23, 2020 12:55 am • Staff

Stephen Williams reports in the Daily Gazette that Jeff Stark ended his campaign for the Democratic nomination for the 46th State Senate District on Jan. 21. That leaves just Michelle Hinchey of Sauge...

Thursday

Jan

23

12:45 am

Democrats meet with sheriffs about bail reform

Jan 23, 2020 12:45 am • Staff

Nick Reisman reports at New York State of Politics reports that Democratic legislative leaders in Albany have been meeting with New York county sheriffs about the bail reform law that took effect Jan....

Thursday

Jan

23

12:31 am

Wolff named Common Council minority leader

Jan 23, 2020 12:31 am • Staff

Amanda Purcell reports for Columbia-Greene Media that First Ward Alderperson Rebecca Wolff is the new Hudson Common Council minority leader. Wolff is the city’s first Working Families Party member to...

Thursday

Jan

23

12:23 am

Price Chopper to charge for paper bags

Jan 23, 2020 12:23 am • Staff

Joseph Spector reports for Press Connects that Price Chopper supermarkets will charge a nickel for paper bags beginning March 1. That's also when a state ban on plastic bags goes into effect. "In orde...

Wednesday

Jan

22

4:00 pm

WGXC Local News Update Audio Link

Jan 22, 2020 4:00 pm • Staff

Click above to download or play the audio version of the local news update for Wed., Jan. 22. (Produced by Philip Grant.)

Wednesday

Jan

22

1:45 pm

Downtown Coxsackie about to undergo major rehab

Jan 22, 2020 1:45 pm • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media downtown Coxsackie is slated for a $10-million rehabilitation, beginning later this winter or by early spring. Local developer and property own...

Wednesday

Jan

22

1:30 pm

Legislator turned felon goes to work for McLaughlin

Jan 22, 2020 1:30 pm • Staff

Kenneth C. Crowe II is reporting for the Times Union former Rensselaer County Legislature chairman and convicted felon Martin Reid has landed a job in the administration of County Executive Steve McLa...

Wednesday

Jan

22

1:00 pm

Ulster officials baffled by November voter turnout

Jan 22, 2020 1:00 pm • Staff

Patricia Doxsey is reporting for the Daily Freeman less than half of the registered voters in Ulster County cast ballots in the November 2019 election, according to county Board of Elections. A total...

Wednesday

Jan

22

12:30 pm

Cuomo proposes extending the state fair

Jan 22, 2020 12:30 pm • Staff

Teri Weaver is reporting for Syracuse [dot] com Gov. Andrew Cuomo January 21, proposed the addition of five more days to the New York State Fair's current 13-day schedule. Cuomo announced the idea dur...

Wednesday

Jan

22

10:00 am

WGXC Local News Audio Link

Jan 22, 2020 10:00 am • Staff

Click above to download or play the audio version of the local news update for Wed., Jan. 22. (Produced by Philip Grant.)

Wednesday

Jan

22

7:30 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20200122

Jan 22, 2020 7:30 am • Staff

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

Wednesday

Jan

22

12:55 am

Cuomo reveals budget proposals

Jan 22, 2020 12:55 am • Staff

The Times Union rounds up proposals Gov. Andrew Cuomo put forth in his $178 billion budget announced Jan. 21. Locally, the biggest news is the creation of the Hudson Eagles State Recreation Area, a pa...

Wednesday

Jan

22

12:51 am

Now Cuomo says counties can share jails

Jan 22, 2020 12:51 am • Staff

Could Greene County avoid building its new jail? Maybe! The governor’s #nybudget would remove a county jail mandate in state law. pic.twitter.com/5Dk3IYWeSt— David Lombardo (@poozer87) January 2...

Wednesday

Jan

22

12:47 am

No one saying who damaged Greenville's truck

Jan 22, 2020 12:47 am • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic reports for Capital Region Independent Media in the Greenville Pioneer that someone, or something, inflicted $5,000-$8000 in damage to the Town of Greenville's Highway Superintendent...

Wednesday

Jan

22

12:34 am

Berne Planning Board member, demoted without a hearing, says she will sue

Jan 22, 2020 12:34 am • Staff

The Altamont Enterprise reports that an anonymous group set up a GoFundMe page for the Berne planning board member who was illegally demoted and replaced by someone who was not on the board and who, p...

Wednesday

Jan

22

12:12 am

Wal-Mart cutting hours in Catskill

Jan 22, 2020 12:12 am • Staff

The Catskill Wal-Mart posted on Facebook Jan. 20 they would no long stay open 24 hours a day. "Wanted to let our loyal customers know that starting February 1 we will no longer be 24 hours," the Faceb...

Tuesday

Jan

21

10:32 pm

Audio Feature: City of Hudson Regular Common Council Meeting 20200121

Jan 21, 2020 10:32 pm • Recorded from a live webstream by Dan Udell and the Wave Farm Radio app and WGXC.

City of Hudson regular Common Council meeting from Jan. 21, 2020.