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Thursday

Jun

25

4:30 pm

WGXC News Update: 20200625

Jun 25, 2020 4:30 pm • Staff

Today's daily news update.

Thursday

Jun

25

1:45 pm

RPI awarded $950K by the National Science Foundation for two research projects

Jun 25, 2020 1:45 pm • Staff

The Troy Record is reporting U.S. Rep. Paul Tonko has announced Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has been awarded two National Science Foundation grants totaling more than $950,000. “The vision and de...

Thursday

Jun

25

1:30 pm

Feds sending $323M in COVID funding to NY counties

Jun 25, 2020 1:30 pm • Staff

Nick Reisman is reporting for State of Politics the state Department of Health announced June 25, New York counties will receive $323 million in Medicaid funding from the federal government. The money...

Thursday

Jun

25

1:15 pm

Region's population becoming more diverse, older

Jun 25, 2020 1:15 pm • Staff

Todd Kehoe is reporting for the Albany Business Review on the growing diversity in the city of Albany and the Capital Region. According to new data released June 25 by the U.S. Census Bureau, 14 perce...

Thursday

Jun

25

9:15 am

WGXC Daily News: 20200625

Jun 25, 2020 9:15 am • Staff

Today's daily news.

Thursday

Jun

25

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20200625

Jun 25, 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

Jun

25

6:33 am

NAACP's Pope sizes up police reform movement

Jun 25, 2020 6:33 am • Staff

The Altamont Enterprise speaks with Anne Pope, 82, the director of the northeast region of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People about the pace of police reform in the wake of...

Thursday

Jun

25

6:00 am

Catskill drags its feet on BLM mural proposal

Jun 25, 2020 6:00 am • Staff

Sarah Trafton is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media the Hudson/Catskill Housing Coalition has requested a Black Lives Matter-themed mural be painted on Main Street in Catskill, and on Second Street i...

Thursday

Jun

25

5:45 am

State begins to reduce AIM funding to cities

Jun 25, 2020 5:45 am • Staff

Amanda Fries is reporting for the Times Union officials in 12 New York cities have learned their state funding has been reduced as the Cuomo administration withholds a total of $74 million from munici...

Thursday

Jun

25

5:30 am

Regional unemployment rates decline in May

Jun 25, 2020 5:30 am • Staff

MidHudsonNews [dot] com is reporting unemployment rates in the Hudson Valley remained high in May, but lower than in April, according to data released this week from the state labor department. With t...

Wednesday

Jun

24

4:00 pm

WGXC News Update: 20200624

Jun 24, 2020 4:00 pm • Staff

Today's daily news update.

Wednesday

Jun

24

2:00 pm

Hawatmeh leads Van De Water for Republican nomination to take on Delgado in NY19

Jun 24, 2020 2:00 pm • Staff

Less than 500 votes separate Republicans Ola Hawatmeh and Kyle Van De Water in the June 23 primary election to take on incumbent Democrat Antonio Delgado for the 19th Congressional District seat in No...

Wednesday

Jun

24

2:00 pm

Hudson releases RFP for truck route study

Jun 24, 2020 2:00 pm • Staff

The city of Hudson Tue., June 23, announced it is seeking proposals from qualified firms to perform a destination and origin study of the state-designated truck route that cuts through the city. The h...

Wednesday

Jun

24

1:45 pm

Residents declare intention to sue Norlite, EPA, DEC

Jun 24, 2020 1:45 pm • Staff

Leanne DeRosa is reporting for CBS6-Albany a group of residents from Saratoga Site in Cohoes, Albany Co., has filed a notice of their intent to take legal action against Norlite LLC, its parent compan...

Wednesday

Jun

24

10:30 am

WGXC Daily News: 20200624

Jun 24, 2020 10:30 am • Staff

Today's daily news.

Wednesday

Jun

24

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20200624

Jun 24, 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

Jun

24

6:33 am

Tests results are not showing a bump in COVID-19 cases from protesters

Jun 24, 2020 6:33 am • Staff

The Boston Globe reports that of 17,617 coronavirus tests in Massachusetts aimed specifically at those who participated in protests or demonstrations sparked by the death of George Floyd, only 2.5 per...

Wednesday

Jun

24

6:30 am

Ulster County attorney to head new police reform commission

Jun 24, 2020 6:30 am • Staff

Patricia Doxsey is reporting for the Daily Freeman Ulster County Attorney Clint Johnson will head the new police reform commission established by County Executive Pat Ryan. The group is charged with t...

Wednesday

Jun

24

6:00 am

Police investigating child's death in Greenport

Jun 24, 2020 6:00 am • Staff

Bill Williams is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media state police are investigating the death of a one-year-old child on Tue., June 23, according to Trooper Aaron Hicks, public information officer for...

Wednesday

Jun

24

5:45 am

State distributing funds to help child-care providers expand services

Jun 24, 2020 5:45 am • Staff

Amanda Fries is reporting for Capitol Confidential New York is allocating $65 million in federal CARES Act funding for child care providers to help bring closed programs back to operation as families...