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Friday

Nov

01

1:45 pm

Storm leaves thousands without power

Nov 01, 2019 1:45 pm • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media thousands of residents in Greene and Columbia counties were without power Fri., Nov. 1, as the result of powerful winds and a rainstorm overnig...

Friday

Nov

01

1:30 pm

'Unprecedented' number of heroin overdoses in northern Ulster, Greene counties

Nov 01, 2019 1:30 pm • Staff

The Daily Freeman is reporting Northern Ulster County, and in particular Saugerties, is experiencing “an unprecedented number of overdoses” linked to fentanyl-laced heroin, the Ulster County District...

Friday

Nov

01

1:15 pm

NAACP calling on AG to investigate police practices, racial bias in Poughkeepsie

Nov 01, 2019 1:15 pm • Staff

MidHudsonNews [dot] com is reporting the president of the Northern Dutchess NAACP, October 31, called on state Attorney General Letitia James to investigate “the police practices and the alleged racia...

Friday

Nov

01

7:15 am

WGXC Local News Audio Link

Nov 01, 2019 7:15 am • Staff

Click above to download or play the audio version of the local news for Fri., Nov. 1. Produced by Philip Grant.

Friday

Nov

01

7:00 am

School closings and delays

Nov 01, 2019 7:00 am • Staff

Closings and delays for Fri., Nov. 1: Updated 7:45 a.m. Cairo-Durham Central School District | Delayed two hours. No morning pre-K. No morning BOCES Closed. Pine Plains Central School District |...

Friday

Nov

01

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20191101

Nov 01, 2019 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

31

11:58 pm

Campaign contributions and Dunn Landfill part of Rensselaer election

Oct 31, 2019 11:58 pm • Staff

Rick Karlin reports in the Times Union that campaign contributions are supposed to be disclosed to the public, but a mystery contribution is clouding the town election in Rensselaer. The large S. A. D...

Thursday

Oct

31

11:47 pm

Scenic Hudson buys over 500 acres in Ulster County

Oct 31, 2019 11:47 pm • Staff

Paul Kirby reports in the Daily Freeman that the activist group Scenic Hudson announced Oct. 29 that it is buying more than 500 acres along the Hudson River in the city of Kingston and the town of Uls...

Thursday

Oct

31

11:23 pm

New York begins annual enrollment for health care

Oct 31, 2019 11:23 pm • Staff

Open enrollment for NY State of Health plan begins again Nov. 1, the seventh year the low-cost health insurance coverage has been available. "New York is proud to be a national leader in providing acc...

Thursday

Oct

31

11:12 pm

Tonko, Delgado, Maloney vote to begin impeachment inquiry

Oct 31, 2019 11:12 pm • Staff

Hudson Valley's Congressional delegation voted along party lines Oct. 31 on whether or not to begin a formal impeachment inquiry of the president. Republican Elise Stefanik voted against, while Democr...

Thursday

Oct

31

4:30 pm

WGXC News Update: 20191031

Oct 31, 2019 4:30 pm • Philip Grant

Click "Audio" above to play or download today's local news update.

Thursday

Oct

31

4:15 pm

Molinaro present $512.9M 2020 county budget

Oct 31, 2019 4:15 pm • Staff

MidHudsonNews [dot] com is reporting Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro presented his 2020 budget to the county legislature on Wed., Oct. 31.  The $512.9 million spending plan, according to Molin...

Thursday

Oct

31

4:00 pm

Cuomo opens 5,300 acres in the Adirondacks to hunting with firearms

Oct 31, 2019 4:00 pm • Staff

David Figura is reporting for NYup [dot] com Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has reversed the 2013 decision to ban hunting with firearms on 5,300 acres maintained by SUNY ESF in the Adirondacks. The ban was enac...

Thursday

Oct

31

3:00 pm

Legislation would allow the imprisoned to vote

Oct 31, 2019 3:00 pm • Staff

Kayla Harris is reporting for the Times Union a bill proposed in the state Legislature October 30, would give those incarcerated by the state of New York the right to vote. State Sen. Kevin Parker, De...

Thursday

Oct

31

2:31 pm

Catskill Village may be moving meeting with public hearing

Oct 31, 2019 2:31 pm • Staff

Catskill Village Trustee Joseph Kozloski claims on Facebook that there will public hearing and a rescheduled monthly village meeting at 7 p.m. on Thu., Nov. 7. The meeting is not listed on the Village...

Thursday

Oct

31

1:01 am

WGXC Daily News: 20191031

Oct 31, 2019 1:01 am • Philip Grant

Click on "Audio" above to play or download today's local news.

Thursday

Oct

31

12:56 am

Bipartisan bill emerges on farm worker immigration

Oct 31, 2019 12:56 am • Staff

Emilie Munson reports for the Times Union that a bipartisan breakthrough on immigration for America's farmers was announced Oct. 30 that may have an impact in New York. The proposal, backed by both Ho...

Thursday

Oct

31

12:12 am

Cuomo announces childbirth progress, but locally there is none

Oct 31, 2019 12:12 am • Staff

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced Oct. 30 that New York is one of 24 states awarded a grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to support ongoing work to reduce maternal mortality ra...

Thursday

Oct

31

12:09 am

Wind Advisory, Flood Watch issued locally

Oct 31, 2019 12:09 am • Staff

The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a Wind Advisory for the entire Hudson Valley, and a Flood Watch for Schoharie, Albany, and Rensselaer Counties through Friday, Nov. 1. Both notices we...

Thursday

Oct

31

12:07 am

Some municipalities enforce Halloween curfews

Oct 31, 2019 12:07 am • Staff

The Daily Freeman reports that the weather may keep some home from trick-or-treating this Halloween, but the law also may stop the hauntings. Many municipalities have curfews for Halloween. In the vil...