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CDC Warns of 'High Risk' Thanksgiving Behavior
Thanksgiving is less than two months away and there's a pretty good chance you'll be doing a fair amount of traveling, shopping and gathering with friends and family.  In a year unlike any other, the CDC has listed specific guidelines that they claim will keep you and your family safe…
Fortune 500 Company Hiring Hundreds from Albany Area
If you or someone you know is looking for a job, want to start a new career,  or want to make some additional income as a seasonal employee,  then you may want to look into the massive hiring-spree announced recently.
UPS, a company that ranks in the top 50 on the Fortune 500 list of the largest earn…
Granger Smith Announces New Date at Frog Alley
Yee Yee! Big news for all of you country music lovers craving some live music.  Granger Smith was supposed to be at Frog Alley Brewing in Schenectady back in March,  but that show was postponed because of the pandemic and rescheduled for October.  While that October show isn't happening, we are exci…
Love Cowboy: All the Fall Things
One of our favorite things to do with Love Cowboy is to listen to his various redneck interpretations of standard, normal everyday things.  So every few months, we allow him to spout off on topics that have nothing to do with relationships. He's done this before with COVID terms, political terms, an…
Just Who is Malta's 95 Million Dollar Winner?
At around 9:15 am on Thursday morning, it was announced that a 95 million dollar winning Powerball ticket was sold in Malta.  I wrote the story up for our station website, but it was actually Chrissy, my co-host  from the morning show who told me.  I don't remember what exactly we were doing at the …
Nostalgic Lake George Haunt Gets Morbid Makeover [GALLERY]
Every year, we ask GNA listeners to tell us what their favorite haunted attraction is. For the last few years, the Capital Region's most popular haunted attraction is Field of Horrors in Troy.  They constantly update their attractions, rides, and characters and really do a good job deliver…
Albany Student Shares X-Rated Images During Virtual Class
Students at a middle school in Albany were in the midst of an at-home virtual lesson, when an intruder popped into the classroom and hijacked the lesson.  For a brief time - estimated to be between 10 and 15 seconds - students saw pornographic images that were shared by a fellow student.  As a resul…
Local Orchard Grows Long List of Prohibited Pickers
I remember last September writing about a local orchard that wasn't messing around when it came to people jacking their apples, pilfering their fruit and mooching their macs.  Jake Samascott is a 4th generation farmer at Samascott Orchards in Kinderhook and  according to the repo…
Love Cowboy's Guide For First Date Nerves
Erica in Fonda writes:
About 2 years ago I got out of a pretty bad marriage and have been single ever since but have done zero dating.  I'm only 25 years old and I met my ex-husband when I was in high school so as far as experience with men, my ex has been it.  Next weekend I'm going out on pretty mu…
Love Cowboy Waxes Poetic About Lame Boyfriend
Kara in Galway writes:
I'm 34, my boyfriend is 26. And I really don't need much. I'm a simple girl but on the rare occasion I ask for flowers or quality time from my live in boyfriend, he can’t seem to do this yet claims he loves me.
He says flowers are for old married couples and that he'd spend more…
Local Poker Pro in Mexico Battling Covid
A local professional poker player and third generation family member of the popular Ted's Fish Fry restaurants in the Capital Region sent out a series of somewhat concerning tweets in the early hours of the day on Monday morning.  Shaun Deeb, 34 from Troy, a regular at the poker table for years at R…

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