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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:00:00 +0000It all seemed so easy when you could trust your daily news sources. And for the edgier, sensationalized reports, you grabbed the supermarket tabloid. This was real, that was fake.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:00:00 +0000Marches are planned in Washington and across the country this week as Donald Trump takes office. In Vermont, simultaneous protests against Trump are also being organized. We're talking about the history of political protest: what forms it has taken and what it can accomplish.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:00:00 +0000One-point-three billion dollars. That's the total amount the state thinks it needs to clean up Lake Champlain and other waterways over the next 20 years. So where does the money come from? The Treasurer's Office has just released a report that maps out how to raise most of that funding.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 17:00:00 +0000Vermont's new governor Phil Scott is our guest Friday at noon on the next Vermont Edition for a live, one-hour interview.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 17:00:00 +0000Lake sturgeon look like the fish you don't want to meet in a dark alley. They are big, old, and mean looking.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 17:00:00 +0000If you feel like you and your healthcare provider speak different languages, how do you get on the same page about your health? We’re talking about how to facilitate the tough conversations that need to happen for the healthcare system to work and for Vermonters to stay healthy.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 17:00:00 +0000That map that was hung at the front of your grade school classroom included one large land mass close to Canada and the United States that went virtually ignored. There it was to the north and the east and covered with ice. Yes, Greenland.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 16:32:00 +0000On Monday morning, new data was released on police traffic stops from more than two dozen local police departments in Vermont. The researchers who compiled the data say black and Hispanic drivers are significantly more likely to be stopped by police in Vermont than white drivers.
Fri, 06 Jan 2017 17:00:00 +0000It’s been a busy week in Montpelier. The state Supreme Court blocked Gov. Peter Shumlin from making an appointment to the Court. Shumlin gave his farewell speech to lawmakers. There are new leaders in both the House and the Senate. And Gov. Phil Scott outlined his vision for the state.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 17:00:00 +0000The Vermont Legislature is back in session. We spent Wednesday checking in with the House. Now, we'll give the Senate a nod.
Wed, 04 Jan 2017 17:00:00 +0000On Wednesday, an era begins in Vermont state government when the new Legislature convenes, and new leadership takes over in the House and Senate. Vermont Edition is broadcasting live from the ornate Cedar Creek Room at the Statehouse for the opening day of the Legislature.
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 17:00:00 +0000When it's time to renew your driver's license, there is that one question you have to answer about whether you agree to have your vital organs used upon your death to save some else's life.
Mon, 02 Jan 2017 17:00:00 +0000There's an idealized image of agriculture that has animals, the environment, food and farmers themselves thriving in a balanced ecosystem.
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 17:00:00 +0000News of hacks are filling the headlines: from election-shaking political intrusions to huge breaches at companies like Yahoo. It means that many people are paying new attention to questions about cybersecurity.
Thu, 22 Dec 2016 17:00:00 +0000When a forest floor or an open meadow is covered in snow, there is a magical story being written on that blank slate. It's a ballet of movement by voles, fishers, otters, deer, and raptors.
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 17:00:00 +0000Peter Shumlin first became governor in January of 2011. We're looking back at his time in office with a panel of Vermont political reporters.
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 17:00:00 +0000Six years ago, Peter Shumlin became the new governor of Vermont. His three-term tenure was marked by natural disaster and major policy debates over health care and energy. We look back on Shumlin's time in the governor's office in a live, hour-long interview.
Fri, 16 Dec 2016 17:00:00 +0000This year marks the second time in the past five presidential elections when the candidate who won the popular vote nationally did not receive a majority of votes in the Electoral College. Should the system be changed to a national popular vote system?
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 17:00:00 +0000The new leader of the state's environmental agency is no stranger to the cleanup effort for Lake Champlain. Julie Moore is the newly named Agency of Natural Resources secretary and she's among our guests on the next Vermont Edition.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 17:00:00 +0000Burlington, Montpelier, and Winooski are all at various points in the process of becoming so-called "sanctuary cities," with South Burlington in discussions as well. So what does that mean?