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Eight O'Clock Hour

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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All Before Five: 11/08/05

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All Before Five: 11/07/05

DEC releases reports on bridge collapses in the Champion lands this fall. North Country Railroads gets $13 million in state funds for upgrades. And just what it takes to run a train these days, including the problem of modern-day hobos...  Go to full article

All Before Five: 12/06/05

Vice President Dick Cheney speaks at Fort Drum. We hear reactions in and outside the base. And what it took to get those smartly uniformed troops as the Vice President's backdrop. Also, cuts in library funds. And the fight over Oak Mountain Road.  Go to full article

All Before Five: 12/05/05

Governor Pataki announces money for Fort Drum housing. A popular ski hill may not open this season. We'll look at how air pollution becomes water pollution in the Great Lakes. And... a rabbit hunting expert.  Go to full article

All Before Five: 12/02/05

Potential replacements for the departing Greyhound. From Big Moose to the Met - our series on the Gillette murder concludes. And we check in with one Potsdam baker in her kitchen.  Go to full article

All Before Five: 12/01/05

Domtar Paper plant in Cornwall is shutting its doors. New York Judges want a pay raise. And our series begins on the 100-year-old murder at Big Moose Lake that inspired films, novels and opera. The last letter from the victim.  Go to full article

All Before Five: 11/30/05

Greyhound cancels its service to the North Country. Akwesasne Mohawks sue GM and Alcoa over toxic chemicals dumped in the St Lawrence decades ago. And a post-bomb audio diary from Iraq.  Go to full article

All Before Five: 11/29/05 Chinese Pagodas

Saranac Lake debates Wal Mart. NY's Open Space plan may not protect sensitive areas in the Park. And we meet the workers who build the facades on the Chinese buffets popping up around the North Country.  Go to full article

All Before Five: 11/28/05 Home Remedies

Expansion plans on hold for St Lawrence Seaway. A seaway pilot explains why the long nights of December are dangerous for navigation. And for flu season: we hear your homegrown remedies...and the great orange juice debate...  Go to full article

All Before Five: 11/25/05

A strike averted at Carthage hospital. Root, root, for the Rutabagas: the weird sport of rutabaga curling. And on the first day of ski season, a callout to the slopes.  Go to full article

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