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Pigskin Pickins Week 7: Kip Moore (Audio)
Kip Moore was in town on Wednesday night as part of our GNA Secret Star show and absolutely crushed it on the Palace Theatre stage.  Once he got off, we hunted him down and asked him to be a part of Pigskin Pickins segment for week 7 of the NFL.  Kip, on-stage and off, pulls no punches, and during t…
Vmail From Mama: Dad's A Doorbuster
In the latest installment of Voicemails From Mama, my mom calls and leaves a message informing me of the hilarious antics of Papa Codes who literally walked though a strangers screen door.  The two of them were at an estate sale over the weekend when my pops clumsily stumbled up on the porch and dar…
Albany Commuters Thank State Workers For 'Staying Home Monday'
Columbus Day was observed on Monday and that left many open roads and smooth commutes for thousands in the Capital Region who did have to work on Monday.  It didn't go unnoticed or unappreciated by some of those people who, tongue firmly planted in cheek, wrote an open letter to state work…
Cat Badge Fever: Cute Photo Of Albany Cop w Kittens Goes Viral
Photographs of an Albany Police Officer posing with some recently rescued - and super cute kittens -  has gone viral.  The photographs, seen throughout day on the Albany Police Department facebook, has generated hundred of shares.  Many people commented on how appreciative they were of the work by t…
GNA Prank Call: Adam The Apple Thief (Audio)
We got a great idea for a prank phone call from Angie, one our GNA listeners. She thought it would  be funny if we called her husband Adam  and questioned him about stealing apples on their most recent visit to the orchard.  While technically they didn't steal  she did admit that they were a little …
Voicemails From Mama: Co-Pays and Politics (AUDIO)
The ongoing political saga between Mama and Papa Codes and continues. The latest voicemail from my mom was to enlighten me about the latest heated argument they got into when simply getting a prescription filled at CVS proving once again that everything, and I mean everything, can spawn a war of wor…
Colonie's Blessings Tavern To Reopen Very Soon
A location that's been surrounded by such tragedy as place where the accident occured that ended the life of Niko Dinovo, Blessings Tavern is rising from the rubble, rebuilding, and planning to open soon.
Intuitive Medium's Detail & Accuracy Blows GNA Listeners Away (AU
Intuitive Medium Deborah Hanlon stopped by the GNA studios this week and spent an hour doing readings for our listeners who wanted to connect with someone in their life 'on the other side'. Deborah has been wowing us for years with her clairvoyant abilities, and even the harshest critics and skeptic…
Dan of Dan + Shay Talks Biebs and Brady w/ Brian and Chrissy (A
Dan Smyers, one-half of the country music rocket ship known as Dan + Shay, called into the WGNA morning show on Thursday to talk a little football and music. Dan will be featured Friday morning at 7:05 on the Brian and Chrissy morning show during their weekly Pigskin' Pickins segment, but we couldn'…
Video Shows Sacked Skins Coach Sauced In Saratoga
Following an embarrassing drubbing at the hands of the Patriots, and an 0-5 start to this NFL season, the Washington Redskins have fired their head coach Jay Gruden.  This comes after a video surfaced of Gruden showing the embattled coach, alleged to be in Saratoga at the time, smoking weed or …
Love Cowboy Defines Key Impeachment Terms (AUDIO)
We don't talk politics but when the subject of impeachment was all over the news recently, we turned to the individual we felt was most qualified to help GNA Nation out so that we all could be better informed.  When that person became unavailable, we decided to turn to the least qualified person we …

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