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Thursday

Jan

13

5:55 am

Cairo Town Board votes again for planning board appointments

Jan 13, 2022 5:55 am • Staff

Andrea Macko reports for Porcupine Soup that on Jan. 12 the Cairo Town Board for the second time voted on two positions on the town's planning board. Before last year ended, outgoing Cairo Town Superv...

Thursday

Jan

13

5:45 am

Hochul to expand road test options to help relieve school bus, truck driver shortage

Jan 13, 2022 5:45 am • Staff

Nick Reisman is reporting for State of Politics the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles will expand the availability of road tests for anyone looking to get their commercial driver licenses, a...

Thursday

Jan

13

5:30 am

Chatham BoE looking to fill vacancy

Jan 13, 2022 5:30 am • Staff

Natasha Vaughn-Holdridge is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media the Chatham Board of Education is now looking to fill a vacant seat. Board of education member Craig Simmons resigned last month, as he...

Wednesday

Jan

12

2:30 pm

WGXC News Update: 20220112

Jan 12, 2022 2:30 pm • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's daily news update.

Wednesday

Jan

12

2:02 pm

As eviction moratorium closes, Emergency Rental Assistance Program opens

Jan 12, 2022 2:02 pm • Staff

Nick Reisman reports for New York State of Politics that with the state's eviction moratorium set to expire Jan. 15, New York state officials on Jan. 11 began accepting applications for the Emergency...

Wednesday

Jan

12

1:45 pm

10th delay for former Prattsville supervisor's trial

Jan 12, 2022 1:45 pm • Staff

Andrea Macko reports for Porcupine Soup that, for the tenth time, the federal trial of former Prattsville Town Supervisor Kory O’Hara and local businessman Stephen Baker has been delayed. The two are...

Wednesday

Jan

12

1:34 pm

Hochul wants state employees back in offices, but they all are not there

Jan 12, 2022 1:34 pm • Staff

Brendan J. Lyons reports in the Times Union that while state legislators can telecommute to work during the worst part of the COVID-19 pandemic, Gov. Kathy Hochul is insisting state employees report t...

Wednesday

Jan

12

10:15 am

WGXC Daily News: 20220112

Jan 12, 2022 10:15 am • Staff

Today's daily headlines.

Wednesday

Jan

12

8:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20220112

Jan 12, 2022 8:00 am • Staff

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

Wednesday

Jan

12

6:33 am

With more local COVID-19 cases than ever, Greene and Columbia County officials release less information

Jan 12, 2022 6:33 am • Staff

The Hill reported that the United States broke its record for COVID-19 hospitalizations on Jan. 11, with more than 145,000 people in the hospital with the virus. “The percent in the ICU is much lower...

Wednesday

Jan

12

6:00 am

Governor signs Hinchey sponsored bill to expand rural broadband service

Jan 12, 2022 6:00 am • Staff

MidHudson News is reporting Gov. Kathy Hochul has signed a bill into law designed to help bridge the digital divide in rural and underserved areas. The measure was sponsored by state Senator Michelle...

Wednesday

Jan

12

5:45 am

Lawmakers pushing to raise wages for home care workers

Jan 12, 2022 5:45 am • Staff

Nick Reisman is reporting for State of Politics a coalition of organizations and Democratic state lawmakers, urged Governor Kathy Hochul on Jan. 11, to back a pay raise for home care workers as the st...

Wednesday

Jan

12

5:30 am

MASS MoCA, Jacobs Pillow awarded NEA grants

Jan 12, 2022 5:30 am • Staff

The Berkshire Eagle is reporting two arts institutions located in the Berkshires have been awarded grants from the National Endowment for the Arts. The Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art in Nort...

Tuesday

Jan

11

3:45 pm

WGXC News Update: 20220111

Jan 11, 2022 3:45 pm • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's daily news update.

Tuesday

Jan

11

2:05 pm

Hudson hospital limits visitations

Jan 11, 2022 2:05 pm • Staff

Natasha Vaughn-Holdridge reports for Columbia-Greene Media that Columbia Memorial Health hospital in Hudson is limiting visitation to one healthy person per patient at a time for up to 30 minutes only...

Tuesday

Jan

11

2:02 pm

Hudson Housing Authority needs a new executive director again

Jan 11, 2022 2:02 pm • Staff

Jeanette Wolfberg reports for The Columbia Paper that the Hudson Housing Authority again needs a new executive director. In late October, the Hudson Housing Authority’s seven-member Board of Commissio...

Tuesday

Jan

11

1:56 pm

Activist group condemns Catskill Village Police

Jan 11, 2022 1:56 pm • Staff

Statement from Capital Area Relief & Liberation responding to video released by the @NewYorkStateAG depicting Catskill Village Police setting a man on fire after watching him douse himself in hand...

Tuesday

Jan

11

1:45 pm

Hoosick Falls, Newburgh getting PFOA study; Cairo ignored

Jan 11, 2022 1:45 pm • Staff

Brendan J. Lyons reports in the Times Union that residents in just two communities affected by contaminated water from so-called forever chemicals, or PFOAs, can take part in a health study to monitor...

Tuesday

Jan

11

9:30 am

WGXC Daily News: 20220111

Jan 11, 2022 9:30 am • Staff

Today's daily headlines.

Tuesday

Jan

11

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20220111

Jan 11, 2022 7:00 am • Staff

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