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Tuesday

Jan

11

6:33 am

Local counties continue to break COVID-19 records

Jan 11, 2022 6:33 am • Staff

Every day recently local counties are reporting record numbers of new COVID-19 cases, and a rising number of hospitalizations and deaths. Columbia County broke its COVID-19 records with its Jan. 10 an...

Tuesday

Jan

11

6:00 am

Dutchess Legislature's Dem caucus ask Molinaro to enforce COVID safety rules

Jan 11, 2022 6:00 am • Staff

Pat Doxsey is reporting for the Daily Freeman Democratic lawmakers January 10, asked Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro to enforce the county’s COVID-safety guidance after Republicans, including...

Tuesday

Jan

11

5:45 am

Hunter Mountain suing local inn, alleging trademark infringement

Jan 11, 2022 5:45 am • Staff

Andrea Macko is reporting for Porcupine Soup that Hunter Mountain Ski Bowl has taken legal action alleging trademark infringement, against the Mountain Creek Inn, which is also known as Hunter Mountai...

Tuesday

Jan

11

5:30 am

Cuomo advisor Azzopardi announces launch of PR firm

Jan 11, 2022 5:30 am • Staff

Nick Reisman is reporting for State of Politics Rich Azzopardi, a longtime spokesperson and advisor to former Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, announced January 10, the formal launch of his new public relations...

Monday

Jan

10

4:45 pm

WGXC News Update: 20220110

Jan 10, 2022 4:45 pm • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's daily news update.

Monday

Jan

10

2:02 pm

Republicans, opposing voting measures, cite investigation into Republican voter fraud in Rensselaer County

Jan 10, 2022 2:02 pm • Staff

Brendan J. Lyons reports in the Times Union that two Republican members of the state Board of Elections cited investigations into Republican voter fraud in Rensselaer County as an example to criticize...

Monday

Jan

10

1:33 pm

Ancram board votes itself raises

Jan 10, 2022 1:33 pm • Staff

Diane Valden reports in The Columbia Paper that the Ancram Town Board voted themselves raises at their Dec. 16 meeting. The board, “wishes to adjust certain elected officials’ salaries to reflect the...

Monday

Jan

10

1:21 pm

Death on mountaintop highlights snowmaking dangers

Jan 10, 2022 1:21 pm • Staff

Scott Stafford reports in The Berkshire Eagle that Kimber Francoeur, 30, died Jan. 4 at the Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort when the snowmobile she was operating collided with a snow groomer. “We are awar...

Monday

Jan

10

11:30 am

WGXC Daily News: 20220110

Jan 10, 2022 11:30 am • Staff

Today's daily headlines.

Monday

Jan

10

8:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20220110

Jan 10, 2022 8:00 am • Staff

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

Monday

Jan

10

6:33 am

Albany County breaks another record for new COVID-19 cases

Jan 10, 2022 6:33 am • Staff

The Troy Record reports that on Jan. 9 Albany County announced another record number of new COVID-19 cases, similar to what is going on throughout the Hudson Valley. Officials in Albany County reporte...

Monday

Jan

10

6:00 am

Advisory group recommends ways to manage visitors to the Catskills

Jan 10, 2022 6:00 am • Staff

Roger Hannigan Gilson is reporting for the Times Union that the Catskill Strategic Advisory Group is recommending a pilot reservation system for some trailhead parking lots. The group released its int...

Monday

Jan

10

5:45 am

Coeymans swears in deputy supervisor for the first time in two years

Jan 10, 2022 5:45 am • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic is reporting for Capital Region Independent Media Coeymans Town Board member Daniel Baker has been appointed deputy town supervisor. The town has operated without a deputy supervisor...

Monday

Jan

10

5:30 am

Central Hudson appealing to public for information about vandalized substations

Jan 10, 2022 5:30 am • Staff

Mid Hudson News is reporting power utility Central Hudson Gas and Electric is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the people who broke into substations lo...

Sunday

Jan

09

3:03 pm

Audio Feature: WGXC Congressional Report

Jan 09, 2022 3:03 pm • Staff

Here is this week's WGXC Congressional Report, tracking the votes, statements, positions, and campaigns of the representatives and candidates for the 19th and 20th Congressional seats in New York. Cur...

Sunday

Jan

09

6:45 am

WGXC News Update: 20220109

Jan 09, 2022 6:45 am • Produced by Tom Roe.

Today's daily news update.

Sunday

Jan

09

6:00 am

Questar III moving its special ed program to Durham

Jan 09, 2022 6:00 am • Staff

Andrea Macko is reporting for Porcupine Soup Questar III BOCES has announced plans to move its special education programs from Catskill to the former Durham Elementary School in Durham. “Beginning thi...

Sunday

Jan

09

5:45 am

Ulster County Sheriff Figueroa running for re-election

Jan 09, 2022 5:45 am • Staff

Patricia Doxsey is reporting for the Daily Freeman Ulster County Sheriff Juan Figueroa has announced that he is seeking a second four-year term as the county’s top law enforcement officer. The announc...

Sunday

Jan

09

5:30 am

Hudson adopts two-day recycling collection schedule

Jan 09, 2022 5:30 am • Staff

Noah Eckstein is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media the city of Hudson is returning to a two-day recycling pickup schedule. Under the new schedule, if a resident's garbage is collected on Monday, the...

Saturday

Jan

08

12:04 am

More deaths locally, from COVID-19

Jan 08, 2022 12:04 am • Staff

This weekend local new COVID-19 case counts are at record numbers, with deaths increasing. In Columbia County there were 172 more cases announced Jan. 6, and 188 more and another death announced Jan....