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Monday

Nov

11

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20191111

Nov 11, 2019 7:00 am • Staff

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

Monday

Nov

11

12:55 am

Columbia County officials release some of the Nov. 5 election results

Nov 11, 2019 12:55 am • Staff

The Columbia County Board of Elections released some of the results of the Nov. 5 election on Nov. 8. The results did not include countywide races or propositions, which the county's website says "wil...

Monday

Nov

11

12:49 am

Judge tosses case against Green Light law

Nov 11, 2019 12:49 am • Staff

Robert Gavin reports in the Times Union that on Nov. 7 a federal judge in Buffalo dismissed a lawsuit filed by Erie County Clerk Michael Kearns that tried to block a new law allowing undocumented immi...

Monday

Nov

11

12:46 am

Union says inmate attacked CO in Coxsackie

Nov 11, 2019 12:46 am • Staff

Sarah Trafton reports for Columbia-Greene Media that the New York State Correctional Officers and Police Benevolent Association says a correction officer at the maximum-security Coxsackie Correctional...

Monday

Nov

11

12:19 am

Former Prattsville supervisor indicted for stealing grant money

Nov 11, 2019 12:19 am • Staff

The Daily Freeman reports that an indictment unsealed Nov. 7 alleges Prattsville's former town supervisor and another town resident stole tens of thousands of dollars in state grant money from Tropica...

Friday

Nov

08

4:00 pm

WGXC Local News Update Audio Link

Nov 08, 2019 4:00 pm • Staff

Click above to download or play the audio version of the local news update for Fri., Nov. 8. (Produced by Philip Grant.)

Friday

Nov

08

2:00 pm

Two students suffer minor injuries after school bus goes off the road in Taghkanic

Nov 08, 2019 2:00 pm • Staff

A bus carrying students from the Taconic Hills Central School District went off Pumpkin Hollow Road, near Route 27, in the town of Taghkanic, on Fri., Nov. 8. The bus left the roadway and slid into so...

Friday

Nov

08

1:30 pm

Walls going up at Coxsackie jail site, roof next month

Nov 08, 2019 1:30 pm • Staff

Sarah Trafton is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media the walls of the new Greene County Jail in Coxsackie are going up, Bruce Haeussler [HOW-ssler] with The Pike Company, reported to the Greene County...

Friday

Nov

08

1:15 pm

Two GOP senators looking to amend bail reform law

Nov 08, 2019 1:15 pm • Staff

Anne McCloy is reporting for WRGB-TV state Senators Sue Serino and Patrick Gallivan have proposed new legislation that would amend the state's new bail reform law. Serino and Gallivan, both Republican...

Friday

Nov

08

1:00 pm

Amtrak says more people are riding the train

Nov 08, 2019 1:00 pm • Staff

Eric Anderson is reporting for the Times Union ridership increased on the Amtrak routes operating through Albany, the passenger railroad reported November 8. Amtrak Chairman Anthony Coscia and CEO Ric...

Friday

Nov

08

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20191108

Nov 08, 2019 7:00 am • Staff

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

Friday

Nov

08

6:30 am

WGXC Local News Audio Link

Nov 08, 2019 6:30 am • Staff

Click above to download or play the audio version of the local news for Fri., Nov. 8. Produced by Philip Grant.

Friday

Nov

08

12:58 am

No election results or explanations from Columbia County Board of Elections

Nov 08, 2019 12:58 am • Staff

Amanda Purcell reports for Columbia-Greene Media that Columbia County Board of Elections officials still have not released results of the Nov. 5 elections, over 48 hours after polls closed. Columbia C...

Friday

Nov

08

12:55 am

Greene County moves to increase budget with over $53 million in debt

Nov 08, 2019 12:55 am • Staff

Sarah Trafton reports for Columbia-Greene Media a measure to add a second flycar on the mountaintop passed the Greene County Legislature's Health Services Committee in a 6-3 vote Nov. 6. A flycar prep...

Friday

Nov

08

12:34 am

McLaughlin proposes larger salary increases for key aides than most workers

Nov 08, 2019 12:34 am • Staff

Kenneth C. Crowe II reports in the Times Union that Rensselaer County Executive Steve McLaughlin wants a 12 percent pay increase for Jim Gordon, the director of central services. Gordon is one of McLa...

Friday

Nov

08

12:21 am

Trump ordered to pay $2 million in damages in NY AG's suit

Nov 08, 2019 12:21 am • Staff

Nick Reisman reports for New York State of Politics that a federal judge ordered President Donald Trump on Nov. 7 to pay $2 million in damages because his charity was being improperly used to promote...

Thursday

Nov

07

4:00 pm

WGXC Local News Update Audio Link

Nov 07, 2019 4:00 pm • Staff

Click above to download or play the audio version of the local news update for Thu., Nov. 7. (Produced by Philip Grant.)

Thursday

Nov

07

1:15 pm

East Greenbush schools looking at later start times

Nov 07, 2019 1:15 pm • Staff

News10 Albany is reporting the East Greenbush Central School District is receiving public comment in a series of community forums on a proposal to change school start times. The first of the three was...

Thursday

Nov

07

1:00 pm

Gillibrand, Delgado introduce the Rebuild Rural America Act

Nov 07, 2019 1:00 pm • Staff

Chris McKenna is reporting for The Fray U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and Rep. Antonio Delgado in October, introduced a bill to fund $50 billion in block grants for rural areas. The funds would be earm...

Thursday

Nov

07

12:45 pm

Cairo official charged with DWI following crash

Nov 07, 2019 12:45 pm • Staff

Sarah Trafton is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media Cairo Town Board member Daniel Joyce was charged with driving while intoxicated after causing an accident on Election Day evening, Tue., Nov. 5, st...