Oct 09, 2013 — ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) State officials say 40,000 New Yorkers have signed up for health insurance in the first week of operation for the new state-run marketplace that includes low-cost plans. Go to full article
The NY health insurance marketplace website is still being crushed by web traffic as this screen shot from its home page shows.
Oct 03, 2013 — ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York's website to allow the uninsured to shop for health insurance under the nation's new health care law has struggled under the surge of nearly 30 million hits in two days.
New York has just 2.7 million uninsured residents, so state officials are trying to figure out why their website has attracted more hits than any other state's. Go to full article
Vermont Health Connect is Vermont's health insurance exchange
Sep 23, 2013 — SPRINGFIELD, Vt. (AP) Representatives of the new Vermont Health Connect exchange will be fanning out across the state in the coming weeks to talk to residents and small business owners about the new health insurance system.
On Monday morning, Congressman Peter Welch and Director of Health Care Reform Robin Lunge will give a talk and answer questions at the First Congregational Church in Springfield about the coming changes. Go to full article
In the Whallonsburg Grange, divisions fall away (Photos: Brian Mann)
Apr 22, 2008 — This morning we begin an occasional series of reports and interviews that focus on North Country activists who are making a difference around the world. From Antarctica to Rwanda to Siberia, people from this region are helping to fight poverty, protect the environment, and support traditional cultures. This morning, Brian Mann profiles a group of organizers in Essex County, who are working to ease tensions in the Middle East, one family and one conversation at a time. Go to full article
May 18, 2004 — Exchange students and their American hosts have been breaking down the barriers of language and culture for decades. Erin Shatraw is honors English student in the 11th grade at Canton High School. She found those barriers come down person to person, in unexpected ways. Go to full article