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Friday

Oct

16

5:30 am

Budget preparations ongoing in Albany County towns

Oct 16, 2020 5:30 am • Staff

Noah Zweifel is reporting for The Altamont Enterprise on the tentative 2021 budgets prepared by the towns of Berne, Knox and Westerlo in Albany County. In Berne, property taxes are down and salaries a...

Thursday

Oct

15

4:00 pm

WGXC News Update: 20201015

Oct 15, 2020 4:00 pm • Staff

Today's daily news update.

Thursday

Oct

15

2:00 pm

Jordan wins 2020 Oil Slick Award

Oct 15, 2020 2:00 pm • Staff

Republican state Sen. Daphne Jordan of Halfmoon has earned the Environmental Advocates Action 2020 Oil Slick Award. The award is presented annually to a New York state lawmaker that has repeatedly vot...

Thursday

Oct

15

1:45 pm

Hudson's Fish & Game closing after seven years

Oct 15, 2020 1:45 pm • Staff

Steve Barnes is reporting for the Times Union Fish & Game, a Hudson restaurant that gained local and national attention, has closed its doors after seven years in business. Chef Zakary Pelaccio op...

Thursday

Oct

15

1:30 pm

Ulster gun store takes down 'no masks allowed' sign

Oct 15, 2020 1:30 pm • Staff

Diane Pineiro-Zucker is reporting for the Daily Freeman the owner of a gun store on Morton Boulevard in the town of Ulster complied after he was directed by police to remove a sign from the front door...

Thursday

Oct

15

10:15 am

WGXC Daily News: 20201015

Oct 15, 2020 10:15 am • Staff

Today's daily news.

Thursday

Oct

15

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20201015

Oct 15, 2020 7:00 am • Staff

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

Thursday

Oct

15

6:33 am

COVID outbreaks on both sides of Rip Van Winkle Bridge

Oct 15, 2020 6:33 am • Staff

There are now outbreaks, or clusters, of COVID-19 in both Columbia and Greene counties. Natasha Vaughn reports in Columbia-Greene Media that most of the cases in Columbia County are at the Ghent Rehab...

Thursday

Oct

15

6:00 am

Cuomo signs Juneteenth holiday bill into law

Oct 15, 2020 6:00 am • Staff

Nick Reisman is reporting for State of Politics Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo Wed., Oct. 14, signed into a law a bill designating Juneteenth as a formal public holiday in New York. The day marks the end of sla...

Thursday

Oct

15

5:45 am

Hudson Common Council President proposes reducing his salary to $1

Oct 15, 2020 5:45 am • Staff

Aliya Schneider is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media Hudson Common Council President Thomas DePietro is asking the city to budget $1 for his 2021 salary instead of the $12,500 annual sum he earned t...

Thursday

Oct

15

5:30 am

Bard College loses bid for new on-campus polling location

Oct 15, 2020 5:30 am • Staff

William J. Kemble is reporting for for the Daily Freeman Bard College has lost its battle to provide students a polling site on campus. The decision issued by a state Supreme Court October 13, rejecte...

Wednesday

Oct

14

2:45 pm

WGXC News Update: 20201014

Oct 14, 2020 2:45 pm • Staff

Today's daily news update.

Wednesday

Oct

14

1:30 pm

Albany Co. Sheriff endorses Hinchey in 46th SD race

Oct 14, 2020 1:30 pm • Staff

Edward McKinley is reporting for Capitol Confidential Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple October 13, endorsed state Senate candidate Michelle Hinchey. Hinchey, a Democrat, is running for the 46th Distr...

Wednesday

Oct

14

1:15 pm

Thruway Authority hears appeal to change Tolls by Mail surcharge

Oct 14, 2020 1:15 pm • Staff

MidHudson News is reporting state Senator David Carlucci has urged the state Thruway Authority to change its policy on the Tolls by Mail surcharges. Carlucci made his appear during the first of a seri...

Wednesday

Oct

14

1:00 pm

Steady progress made on rail trail projects in Ulster Co.

Oct 14, 2020 1:00 pm • Staff

Daniel Axelrod is reporting for the Times Herald-Record the Open Space Institute, the Wallkill Valley Land Trust and the Hudson River Valley Greenway, are a month away from finishing a $1.5 million pr...

Wednesday

Oct

14

9:30 am

WGXC Daily News: 20201014

Oct 14, 2020 9:30 am • Staff

Today's daily news.

Wednesday

Oct

14

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20201014

Oct 14, 2020 7:00 am • Staff

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

Wednesday

Oct

14

6:33 am

Many more COVID cases announced in Greene County

Oct 14, 2020 6:33 am • Staff

Greene County COVID-19 cases jumped from 47 on Oct. 9 to 95 on Oct. 13, after no reporting this weekend, according to a social media post by the Greene County Public Health Department. And 11.9 percen...

Wednesday

Oct

14

6:00 am

Ashby proposes a tax credit for small business upgrades to prevent COVID-19

Oct 14, 2020 6:00 am • Staff

The Troy Record is reporting Republican state Assemblymember Jake Ashby has introduced a bill that would provide small businesses with a tax credit for making appropriate upgrades to decrease the spre...

Wednesday

Oct

14

5:45 am

SCOTUS allows census count to end

Oct 14, 2020 5:45 am • Staff

Zach Montellaro and Josh Gerstein are reporting for Politico [dot] com the U.S. Supreme Court has granted the Trump administration's request to halt counting for the census early, blocking a lower cou...