Podcasts: Bill Newman

Bill Newman

The Bill Newman Show. Weekdays at 9AM (and again at 6PM). Join Bill & Monte Belmonte as they talk with newsmakers, authors, artists,
poets, and ‘fish wrap’ about the day’s headlines.

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The Bill Newman Show 8.1.13

We discuss current events with Bob Flaherty.

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The Bill Newman Show 7.31.13

Rorey Casey, an organizer with Holyoke Charter YES!, joins us to examine the question: Is the Holyoke city government dysfunctional?

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The Bill Newman Show 7.30.13

We talk about Poverty in the Valley with former Northampton Mayor and Executive Director of the non-profit Community Action Claire Higgins.

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The Bill Newman Show 7.29.13

We get a report from the statehouse from Representative Aaron Vega of the 5th Hampden District.

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The Bill Newman Show 7.24.13

We speak with Mount Holyoke College President and medical ethicist Lynn Pasquerella about the force-feeding of Guantanamo detainees.

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The Bill Newman Show 7.23.13

We talk to Mass ACLU director Matt Segal about the current state of the Annie Dookan drug lab scandal.  Then,…

The Bill Newman Show 7.22.13

We speak to Governor Michael Dukakis about Trayvon Martin and the role that both casinos and mass transit could play…

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The Bill Newman Show 7.19.13

Northampton Councilor Bill Dwight on the State Budget and Michael Kogut, Chair of the Citizens Against Casino Gaming.

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The Bill Newman Show 7.18.13

We speak with ACLU of Massachusetts Legal Director Matt Segal, then First Generation’s Artistic Director Julie Lichtenberg.

Recent Headlines

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Students Safe After Threat to Frontier High School

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Students at Frontier, Deerfield and Sunderland Elementary schools were placed in a so-called shelter place this morning, following a threat made to Frontier High School

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Sears to close stores, lay off thousands of employees

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Sears will lay off at least 5,457 employees and close more than 100 stores, many before Christmas.

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UMass Unions In Hostile Talks

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Five unions at UMass Amherst are locked in hostile and unproductive talks with the administration

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More Indictments in Local Insurance Fraud Ring

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A Franklin County Grand Jury has returned 59 additional counts of insurance fraud in connection with an insurance fraud ring

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Woman Cited In Fatal Motorcycle Crash

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A Northampton woman will be issued a citation relating to a Route Five crash in Holyoke that killed a motorcyclist