Ted Morgan

Franklin County Approves 5% Bed Tax

AUDIO – 050313 – Franklin County Approves Bed Tax

Franklin County awaits approval from New York and Governor Cuomo following approval of a 5% Bed Tax by legislators at yesterday’s meeting.

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NY Court Upholds Small Towns’ Fracking Bans

A New York Appeals Court has ruled in favor of two upstate towns, Dryden and Middlefield, saying a lower court was right in upholding bans the towns placed on fracking – or the fracturing of underground shale rock to extract natural gas. Dryden passed a zoning ordinance in 2011 prohibiting oil and gas drilling, including…

Talk of the Town Thursday 5/02/13

Talk of the Town 050213

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K&J – Tupper Lake Events Coordinator Michelle Clement

K&J – 050213 – Michelle Clement on Tupperpalooza

Warrior Run registration began Wednesday in Tupper Lake as part of Tupperpalooza in August.  We’re speaking today with Event’s Coordinator Michelle Clement.

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Podcast Thursday 5/02/13

WNBZ News 7am Podcast – 050213

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K&J – Adirondack Health Speaks With the Community at LPCA

K&J – 050213 – AMC Meets Community at LPCA

Adirondack Health says no decision has been made regarding the closure of the ER in Lake Placid.. EMS and Lake Placid Ambulance Service Volunteers speak out saying there are serious concerns and members of the community stand up to on Wednesday be heard at the first of two outreach meetings sponsored by Adirondack Health.

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AMC Meeting at LPCA 05-01-2013 – RAW

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Talk of the Town Wednesday 05/01/13

Talk of the Town 050113

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Should Money go to Hollywood or Developmental Disabilities?

 

A coalition of lawmakers from the Assembly are proposing to cut Hollywood tax credits by $90 million and use the savings to restore cuts from not-for-profits supported by the Office of People With Developmental Disabilities..  Assemblyman Dan Stec is part of the coalition..

AMC Formal Community Meeting #1 Tonight at 6pm

AUDIO – 050113 – LPCA to host first formal AMC community meeting

The first formal presentation by AMC on the question of ER vs Urgent Care planning is set for 6pm tonight at the LPCA. We have a preview.

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Adirondack Day in Albany

The inaugural Adirondack Day showcased dozens of exhibitors and vendors to raise awareness among lawmakers and legislative staff about what life is like within the Blue Line

Tupperpalooza Warrier Run registration opens

Registration for the 2nd Annual Tupperpalooza Warrior Run opens Wednesday, May 1st at 12 p.m. Join us Thursday on the K&J show as we speak with Tupper Events Coordinator Michelle Clement about Tupperpalooza and another, and another…

K&J – Interviews Tupper Lake Mayor Paul Maroun

K&J – 050113 – Tupper Lake Mayor Paul Maroun

Tupper Lake’s Mayor Paul Maroun speaks with us about “Adirondack Days” in Albany, Tupper Lake’s Budget and the May 7th  Emergency Services Building Referendum.

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Podcast Wednesday 05/01/13

WNBZ News 7am Podcast – 050113

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CVPH Nurses Union Plans to Strike on Thursday

The New York State Nursing Association is planning on an informal strike at CVPH Medical Center Thursday. The Picketing is specifically related to ongoing contract negotiations between the union and CVPH

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North Country Healthy Heart Network Rethinks Cigarette Butts

AUDIO – 043013 – North Country Healthy Heart Network Rethinking Cigarette Butts

There’s a new partnership following Earth Week. it’s a Public Service Campaign designed to raise awareness about Toxic Cigarette Butts.

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Lake Placid loses Elementary School Principal

AUDIO – 043013 – Lake Placid Elementary School Principal heads to Ausable

Principal Javier Perez has accepted the  position of  High School Principal for the Ausable Valley Central School District, which is also his hometown. Perez was previously the Dean of Students in Ausable. Budget cuts in the district forced the elimination of the  position, but gave him an opportunity to transition smoothly back to the district in his new position as the district’s High School Principal..  The Lake Placid Board of Education has already posted the position as an anticipated vacancy.

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K&J – North Elba’s Highway Superintendent Larry Strait

K&J – 043013 – North Elba Highway Superintendent Larry Straight

Route 73 lane restrictions begin Wednesday. A full closure May 12th & 13th plus Old Military Road and Spring cleaning in Lake Placid.

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Talk of The Town Tuesday 04/30/13

Talk of the Town 04-30-13

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Podcast Tuesday 04/30/13

WNBZ News 7am Podcast – 043013

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