WGXC-90.7 FM

WGXC Morning Show: Ivette Alfonso, Atqiya Khan, Anthony Rogers-Wright, Mert Simpson, Miriam Eligberg, Rebecca Orrison

Jan 26, 2022: 9am - 10am
WGXC 90.7-FM: Radio for Open Ears

90.7-FM in NY's Upper Hudson Valley and wgxc.org/listen everywhere
http://www.wgxc.org/

Hosted by Tom Roe in Acra.

Mark Dunlea at WOOC reports that 38 climate groups launched the Climate Can't Wait campaign on January 25 with a news conference at the State Capitol in Albany. After two years of inaction on climate issues at the Capitol. they want lawmakers to take action in 2022 by passing twelve urgently needed climate bills. Tune in Ivette Alfonso of Citizen Action; Atqiya Khan of New York Communities for Change; Anthony Rogers-Wright of New York Lawyers for the Public Interest; Mert Simpson of SHARE; Miriam Eligberg of NY Youth Climate Leaders; and Rebecca Orrison of DSA on public powers. Plus, Jenny Ghetti and Amanda Lees round up what movies are playing where, from their "Dim the Lights" show.

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. The Catskill Makers Syndicate produce the "Better Weather" for the show. Rob Gelles produces the Columbia County history segment "Rob Around The County" and "This Month in History" for the show. Julia Joern produces the "Hudson Valley Word of Mouth" interview segment every Thursday. And Jack Sencabaugh contributes the "Backtracks in Time" segment about local history. Some reports come from our partner station, WOOC-LP in Troy, out of The Sanctuary for Independent Media. Tom Roe also cuts up local and national news with songs and sounds for the show. At 9 a.m. "The WGXC Daily," with local headlines, weather, and previews of community events, airs. Also tune in for national headlines from the Public News Service on WGXC. Sometimes national, state, or local press conferences, meetings, or events are also broadcast live here.