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Monday

Oct

04

5:45 am

Capitol riot defendant asks court to dismiss case against him

Oct 04, 2021 5:45 am • Staff

Amanda Burke is reporting for The Berkshire Eagle that a Pittsfield, Mass. man accused of taking part in the January 6 U.S. Capitol riot wants his case dismissed on the grounds that the government’s c...

Monday

Oct

04

5:00 am

Women's March draws hundreds to Hudson

Oct 04, 2021 5:00 am • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media a couple hundred people turned out in Hudson Oct. 2 for a rally in support of women's reproductive rights. Speakers spoke out against recent le...

Saturday

Oct

02

11:56 pm

Impact of state vaccine mandate for health workers being felt

Oct 02, 2021 11:56 pm • Staff

Kenneth C. Crowe II is reporting for the Times Union Rensselaer County chief medical examiner, Dr. Michael Sikirica, [sih-KEER-ih-kah], has refused to get vaccinated for COVID-19, forcing the county t...

Saturday

Oct

02

11:45 pm

Teachout to run for AG if James runs for governor

Oct 02, 2021 11:45 pm • Staff

Nick Reisman is reporting for State of Politics law professor and failed gubernatorial candidate Zephyr Teachout announced October 2, she will run for state attorney general if current Attorney Genera...

Saturday

Oct

02

11:44 pm

Duck-feeding no longer allowed in Ravena

Oct 02, 2021 11:44 pm • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic is reporting for Capital Region Independent Media the Ravena Village board last week voted unanimously to approve a new law to prohibit the feeding of wildlife, including waterfowl....

Friday

Oct

01

4:30 pm

WGXC News Update: 20211001

Oct 01, 2021 4:30 pm • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's daily news update.

Friday

Oct

01

2:05 pm

Judge lets state decide fate of Copake solar farm

Oct 01, 2021 2:05 pm • Staff

Rick Karlin reports in the Times Union that last week Albany County State Supreme Court Justice Peter Lynch denied the town of Copake’s request for a preliminary injunction against a 60-megawatt solar...

Friday

Oct

01

2:02 pm

Batavia Kill gets an overhaul in Prattsville and Ashland

Oct 01, 2021 2:02 pm • Staff

Melanie Lekocevic reports for Columbia-Greene Media that officials from the Greene County Soil and Water Conservation District and the New York City Department of Environmental Protection toured the...

Friday

Oct

01

1:23 pm

Schumer wants Ulster County bridge inspected

Oct 01, 2021 1:23 pm • Staff

Paul Kirby reports in the Daily Freeman that New York Senator Chuck Schumer wants the Federal Railroad Administration to fully inspect a CSX Corp. bridge on the west side of the Hudson River, between...

Friday

Oct

01

11:00 am

WGXC Daily News: 20211001

Oct 01, 2021 11:00 am • Staff

Today's daily headlines.

Friday

Oct

01

7:30 am

WGXC Better Weather: 20211001

Oct 01, 2021 7:30 am • Staff

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

Friday

Oct

01

6:00 am

Report finds Greene County has one of the highest violent crime rates in New York

Oct 01, 2021 6:00 am • Staff

Andrea Macko is reporting for Porcupine Soup that the rate of violent crime in Greene County is second only to the rate recorded in New York City, according to recently released statistics from the st...

Friday

Oct

01

5:45 am

HDC puts sale of Kaz warehouse site on hold

Oct 01, 2021 5:45 am • Staff

Sam Raudins is reporting for Columbia-Greene Media the sale of the former Kaz warehouse site on Montgomery Street in Hudson's 1st Ward, has been put on hold, the Hudson Development Corporation announ...

Friday

Oct

01

5:30 am

Columbia, Greene counties receive communications funding

Oct 01, 2021 5:30 am • Staff

MidHudson News is reporting that the state has announced the latest round of funding for counties to improve the operability of emergency communications statewide. The state of New York has awarded $4...

Friday

Oct

01

4:44 am

New York now violating its own cannabis law

Oct 01, 2021 4:44 am • Staff

Rebekah F. Ward reports in the Times Union that the state of New York is violating its own law on home cultivation of medical cannabis. The Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act that passed this sprin...

Thursday

Sep

30

4:00 pm

WGXC News Update: 20210930

Sep 30, 2021 4:00 pm • Produced by Philip Grant.

Today's daily news update.

Thursday

Sep

30

2:02 pm

Columbia Memorial in Hudson has lowest staff vaccination rate of any Capital Region hospital

Sep 30, 2021 2:02 pm • Staff

Natasha Vaughn-Holdridge, Kate Lisa, and Sam Raudins report for Columbia-Greene Media that about 83 percent of hospital workers at Columbia Memorial Health in Hudson have been vaccinated for COVID-19,...

Thursday

Sep

30

12:45 pm

New airline from Norway landing at Stewart

Sep 30, 2021 12:45 pm • Staff

MidHudson News reports in the Daily Freeman that new airline Norse Atlantic Airways has applied to the Federal Aviation Administration for permission to offer service between New York Stewart Internat...

Thursday

Sep

30

12:21 pm

Year-round farmers market comes to New Lebanon

Sep 30, 2021 12:21 pm • Staff

Steve Barnes reports in the Times Union that the New Lebanon Farmers Market is now a year-round indoor operation. Local fruit, vegetables, meat, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, and more will be av...

Thursday

Sep

30

12:01 pm

Small game hunting begins Oct. 1

Sep 30, 2021 12:01 pm • Staff

Delaney Keppner reports for Rochester First that small game hunting begins Oct. 1 in many parts of New York. Ruffed grouse, rabbit, coyote, and pheasant seasons all begin Oct. 1. The Department of Env...