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WGXC Morning Show: Extinction Rebellion Capital Region, Ted Hilscher

Jul 27, 2020: 9am - 11am
WGXC 90.7-FM: Radio for Open Ears

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Hosted by Cheryl K (Wednesday), and Tom Roe (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday).

Extinction Rebellion Capital Region is planning a public art action targeting Albany County Legislators through Tuesday July 28. They will use light projection on area buildings to "Tell the Truth" about the Lafarge Cement Plant in Coeymans and the Norlite incinerator in Cohoes. Hear the story from WGXC's partner station WOOC in the first hour. After the news at 10 a.m., the July edition of "Rob Around the County." Rob Gelles speaks with attorney Ted Hilscher, an Associate Professor of History at Columbia-Greene Community College, about the digital collection of photographs documenting the buildings that formerly lined Front Street in Hudson before urban redevelopment in the 1970s. The photographs were donated to CGCC by Arthur Koweek, chairman the Hudson City Planning Commission during that period. The interview was conducted May 12, 2020.

The WGXC Morning Show is a radio magazine show featuring local news, interviews with community leaders and personalities, reports on cultural issues, a rundown of public meetings and local and regional events, with weather updates, and more about and for the community, made mostly through volunteers in the community through WGXC. Some reports come from our partner station, WOOC-LP in Troy, out of The Sanctuary for Independent Media. At 9 a.m. "The WGXC Daily," with local headlines, weather, and previews of community events, airs. At 10 a.m., national headlines from Public News Service are on WGXC. Tuesdays the show is live from HiLo on Main St. in Catskill.