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The Eight O'Clock Hour, NCPR's morning regional newsmagazine, gives listeners a complete update on the day's news and weather along with top regional stories, plus special segments including Natural Selections with Curt Stager, Weekly Gardening Conversations with Amy Ivy, the Adirondack Almanack with John Warren, the Community Calendar, and the Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor. The NCPR News team.

Martha Foley Todd Moe

NCPR News Director Martha Foley and our arts and culture editor Todd Moe host The Eight O'Clock Hour each weekday morning.

 

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Natural Selections explores the natural world each Thursday with Dr. Curt Stager of Paul Smith's College.

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Each Monday Martha Foley explores the world of gardens and gardening with Cornell Cooperative Extension horticulturist Amy Ivy.

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Developments from the special legislative session in Albany... A new airline in the North Country... The state's hospital commission report... And Heard Up North, memories of the colors on a dairy farm - in Poland  Go to full article

All Before Five 12/12/06

Big real-estate projects may leave out local workers | Timber company and environmental group win award.  Go to full article

All Before Five: 12/11/06

A coalition of mental health groups want state lawmakers to nix a bill to allow civil confinement of violent sex offenders. A St. Lawrence University dean gets a new job in Ohio. A new report says immigrants are increasingly moving into rural communities. And the story of two Fort Drum soldiers who married, then shipped off to two war zones.  Go to full article

All Before Five: 12/8/06

The Hilton drops plans for condos in Lake Placid...Eliot Spitzer schedules an early test of New Yorkers' mettle - bring your long underwear for his outdoor inaugural...and Brian Mann talks with environmentalist Peter Bauer, a controversial voice on Spitzer's transition team.  Go to full article

All Before Five: 12/7/06

Governor-elect Eliot Spitzer announces key appointments for his administration. We kick of a series on mega-development in the North Country with a look at a controversial condo project in Lake Placid. And a man who witnessed the bombing of Pearl Harbor from a mountainside hiking trail.  Go to full article

All Before Five: 12/6/06

Clarkson University and its employees' union agree on a new contract after months of feuding and pickets. The state legislature is on the way to bringing more openness to the way lawmakers fund their pet projects. And Brian Mann climbs through Indian summer and thick clouds on the way to a sweet view on Bald Peak.  Go to full article

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Health care debates rage in Albany. Paul Smiths College considers a 4-year nursing program. Canadian Liberals have a new leader. A St. Lawrence seaway captain tells his story.  Go to full article

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CITGO offers fuel oil help for the Akewsasne Mohawk community. Another Fort Drum soldier dies in Afghanistan. George Pataki travels to Iraq  Go to full article

All Before Five: 11/29/06

Analysis of the state health commission's recommendations to downsize New York's health care system. The report includes downsizing nursing homes in Canton and Watertown, but no North Country hospital closures. Two Seaway freighters ran aground in the same part of the St. Lawrence River last night. A SUNY tuition hike is in the works. And while deer season ends this weekend, rabbit season races on.  Go to full article

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