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Wednesday

Sep

08

12:33 pm

Fourth Democrat announces campaign for Stefanik's house seat

Sep 08, 2021 12:33 pm • Staff

Michelle Del Rey reports in the Times Union that a fourth Democrat is running in New York’s 21st Congressional District, even though where the district lines are drawn is still a mystery. Matt Castell...

Wednesday

Sep

08

11:15 am

WGXC Daily News: 20210908

Sep 08, 2021 11:15 am • Staff

Today's daily headlines.

Wednesday

Sep

08

8:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20210908

Sep 08, 2021 8:00 am • Staff

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

Wednesday

Sep

08

6:00 am

Attorney, former Congressional candidate Van De Water dead at 41

Sep 08, 2021 6:00 am • Staff

MidHudson News is reporting Attorney Kyle Van De Water of Hyde Park, the Republican candidate for Congress against incumbent Antonio Delgado in 2020, died on Sept. 7. In July, Van De Water, 41, announ...

Wednesday

Sep

08

5:45 am

NY will not extend federal pandemic unemployment programs

Sep 08, 2021 5:45 am • Staff

Jeff Preval is reporting for WGRZ-TV the state of New York will not extend federal pandemic unemployment programs that expired this past weekend. Gov. Kathy Hochul said the state's unemployment insura...

Wednesday

Sep

08

5:30 am

New York gets poor marks for protecting the incarcerated against COVID-19

Sep 08, 2021 5:30 am • Staff

Davis Dunavin is reporting for WSHU-FM the response of New York and Connecticut has been better than average for how those state prison systems responded to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a natio...

Wednesday

Sep

08

5:15 am

Rip Van Winkle Bridge toll-takers losing jobs soon

Sep 08, 2021 5:15 am • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic reports for Columbia-Greene Media that the toll takers on the Rip Van Winkle Bridge are about to lose their jobs. The electronic gantries to implement cashless tolling have been inst...

Tuesday

Sep

07

5:15 pm

WGXC News Update: 20210907

Sep 07, 2021 5:15 pm • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's daily news update.

Tuesday

Sep

07

1:33 pm

Trash-to-fuel proposal in Catskills draws environmental opposition

Sep 07, 2021 1:33 pm • Staff

Roger Hannigan Gilson in the Times Union reports that environmentalists are concerned about a proposal by a Yonkers-based company attempting to build a plant in the Catskill Park to convert food waste...

Tuesday

Sep

07

12:48 pm

Skoufis suggests corruption in IDA boards

Sep 07, 2021 12:48 pm • Staff

Mid-Hudson News reports that a bill that would prohibit elected officials from serving on the boards of industrial development agencies failed this year in the state legislature. State Senator James S...

Tuesday

Sep

07

12:03 pm

Renovations begin on former Thomson House Resort, now Wylder Windham

Sep 07, 2021 12:03 pm • Staff

Michael DeMasi reports in the Albany Business Review that the former Thomson House Resort, a 141-year-old, 110-room resort on Route 296 in Windham, has begun renovations. Wylder Hotels of Los Angeles...

Tuesday

Sep

07

9:30 am

WGXC Daily News: 20210907

Sep 07, 2021 9:30 am • Staff

Today's daily headlines.

Tuesday

Sep

07

7:00 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20210907

Sep 07, 2021 7:00 am • Staff

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

Tuesday

Sep

07

6:00 am

Amtrak to restore service between Albany and NYC

Sep 07, 2021 6:00 am • Staff

Paul Nelson is reporting for the Times Union on Sept. 5, Amtrak will resume all scheduled service between New York City and the Albany-Rensselear station along with other services, the rail service ha...

Tuesday

Sep

07

5:45 am

Advocates call for public hearing on Open Meetings Law

Sep 07, 2021 5:45 am • Staff

Nick Reisman is reporting for State of Politics that good-government organizations, press groups, and advocates for people with disabilities in New York last week called for a public hearing on the st...

Tuesday

Sep

07

5:30 am

Hudson preparing to apply for a community development block grant for housing rehabilitation

Sep 07, 2021 5:30 am • Staff

Sam Raudins is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media the city of Hudson is in the process of applying for a community development block grant and is looking for residents interested in participating in...

Tuesday

Sep

07

5:25 am

Motorcycle crash deaths up 35 percent in New York

Sep 07, 2021 5:25 am • Staff

Shaniece Holmes-Brown reports in the Times Union that the number of deaths from motorcycle crashes in New York increased by 35 percent from 2019 to 2020, according to the state Department of Motor Veh...

Tuesday

Sep

07

12:05 am

Audio Feature: The Escher String Quartet comes to Albany

Sep 07, 2021 12:05 am • WOOC-LP

MediaSanctuary · Friends of Chamber Music of Troy, brings the Escher String Quartet to the Region. Friends of Chamber Music Troy NY announce their new concert season and the start of their interac...

Tuesday

Sep

07

12:03 am

Audio Feature: Live music locally

Sep 07, 2021 12:03 am • Staff

Click to listen to or download an audio version of this report. Live music resumed locally earlier this summer when COVID-19 case numbers were receding. Many of the first live music events were out...

Monday

Sep

06

3:30 pm

WGXC News Update: 20210906

Sep 06, 2021 3:30 pm • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's daily news update.