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Judy Patrick, Editor of The Daily Gazette, talks with WAMC's David Guistina about the planned student walkouts in the area.  The "We Rise:  A Right To Safety" movement will take place at schools across the nation today to show solidarity with the victims of the Parkland, Fla. shooting.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain, Associate Editor of The Times Union, about a viral video of police, which is causing outrage. They also discuss the sentencing of Johnny Oquendo.  Oquendo was convicted of the 2015 murder of his stepdaughter Noel Alkaramla.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett, Albany Bureau Chief for the New York Daily News, about Cynthia Nixon's run for governor, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's media blitz on guns and The New York Working Families Party. 

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Judy Patrick, editor of The Daily Gazette, about this morning's headline:  Former city housing inspector Kenneth Tyree was found not guilty Tuesday afternoon of top charges related to the deaths of four people in Schenectady.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain, Associate Editor of the Times Union, about gun shows in Saratoga Springs and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's announcement of funding for the Albany Skyway project.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Ken Lovett, Albany Bureau Chief for The New York Daily News, about GOP leaders backing Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro for New York Govenor.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Samantha Wood, Managing Editor of The Berkshire Eagle, about Berkshire DA David Capeless's retirement announcement.  They also discuss the discovery of Joanne Ringer's body in Hatfield nearly a year after she went missing.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Jim Kevlin, of Hometown Oneonta, The Freeman's Journal and AllOtsego.com, about The Green Book.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain, Associate Editor of the Times Union, about the debate around an impending natural gas pipeline construction, and Guilderland Town Justice Richard Sherwood, who allegedly stole $4 million .

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Ken Lovett

Ken Lovett, Albany Bureau Chief of The New York Daily News, talks with WAMC's David Guistina about The National Sports Shooting Foundation's donation to Democratic organizations and the Independence Party backing New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand's re-election.

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 Samantha Wood, managing editor for news at The Berkshire Eagle, talks with WAMC's Jim Levulis about a vote this week that could lead to the closing of elementary schools in the Berkshires, and power outages at the Berkshire Mall.

Morning Headlines With Jim Kevlin Of Hometown Oneonta

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Jim Kevlin of AllOstego.com, The Freeman's Journal and Hometown Oneonta speaks with WAMC's Lucas Willard about Diane Neal's bid for congress in New York's 19th district and her upcoming visit to central NY.

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Judy Patrick, editor of The Daily Gazette, talks with WAMC's Jim Levulis about possible flooding in the Schenectady Stockade district and Dr. David Harris' appointment as president of Union College.

WAMC's Jim Levulis speaks with Mike Spain, Associate Editor of the Times Union, about possible flooding in the Schenectady Stockade district, and the push for a new “adaptive performance test” for students.

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Ken Lovett, the Albany Bureau Chief for The New York Daily News talks with WAMC's Lucas Willard about New York State Senate Deputy Majority Leader John DeFrancisco, who took advantage of personal business tax break while criticizing Governor Andrew Cuomo's economic development plan.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Samantha Wood, managing editor for news at The Berkshire Eagle, about this morning's headlines:  The Berkshire Museum art sales rulings and a seed library that is being launched at the Berkshire Athenaeum tomorrow.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Jim Kevlin, of Hometown Oneonta, Freeman's Press and AllOtsego.com about presidential visits to Central New York.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Judy Patrick, the editor of The Daily Gazette, about Ash Wednesday, Valentine's Day and George Washington's hair.  

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with New York Daily News Albany Bureau Chief Ken Lovett about state Assembly Minority Leader Kolb dropping out of the New York governor's race, and the impact of the arrest of star witness Todd Howe on Joe Percoco's trail in New York City.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Jim Kevlin editor of Hometown Oneonta, Freeman's Journal and AllOtsego.com about drones.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Samantha Wood of the Berkshire Eagle about sexual harassment allegations against conductor Charles Dutoit and the death of Berkshire Eagle owner Bob Wilmers.

Oneonta's Christmas tree is lit up at the Rockefeller plaza.
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Jim Kevlin of Hometown Oneonta about Christmas goodwill in the Otsego area.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Judy Patrick of the Daily Gazette about local residents trying to pay their local taxes before Jan. 1, and the Gloversville mayor expected in court today.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about New Yorkers re-certifying gun licenses, and the prospect of changing the school year.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Samantha Wood of the Berkshire Eagle about her experience at a journalism seminar in Florida.

"Multiple cultures, multiple flags, are what have built this country." ~ Assemblywoman Pat Fahy
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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about Cohoes Mayor Shawn Morse, and the New York state Department of Education asking for more funding in the coming year.

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WAMC's David Guistina talks with Samantha Wood about the sale of art from the Berkshire Museum and pipeline protestors.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Jim Kevlin about an upcoming forum with Dr. Jerry Benjamin regarding appointing a county manager or county executive to Otsego county.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Judy Patrick of the Daily Gazette about a land sale in Clifton Park from the Shenendehowa school district.

WAMC's David Guistina talks with Mike Spain of the Times Union about human remains found in an Albany wooded area, Gov. Cuomo's comments on the tax plan, and a vote for a park in Clifton Park.

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