"Bird Diva" Bridget Butler answers your questions about bird behavior and when we can expect to see specific species returning to our region. Also, the crime novels of Archer Mayor, recreated as audio plays.
Anthony Pollina’s independent campaign for governor got a boost from a federal court ruling on campaign finance recently. We talk with about the three-way race for governor. Also, an audio postcard from Old Bennington.
The Mountain Mills is a 55-passenger cruise boat that tours the
Harriman Reservoir in Wilmington. It’s named after the little logging community
that disappeared in the 1920s when the Deerfield
River was dammed to generate
Susan Keese paid a visit to Wilmington
to see the boat close-up.
The town of Glastenbury is located in the Southwest corner of Vermont. It has only a handful of fulltime residents, and over
time has developed a reputation as a ghost town. VPR’s Susan Keese brings us this audio
postcard from Glastenbury.
We continue our series of audio postcards
from Vermont towns with a visit to the Windham County
town of Londonderry. To tell our story, we’ve chosen a few transplants –
some more deeply rooted than others, but all engaged in activities that are
vital to the town.
Morrisville is a small village in Lamoille County. It only has about 2000 residents. It’s a picturesque, if bleak, filming location. Scenes from "Ethan Frome" and "Something Wicked This Way Comes" were both shot there. But there’s nothing bleak about the community spirit in one of the downtown hangouts.
A bill in the Vermont Senate would reclassify possession of 4 ounces of pot as a civil offense, not a criminal one. We talk with people on both sides of the issue about whether marijuana should be decriminalized. Also, a Stowe movie director prepapres to release his documentary about Howard Dean’s presidential campaign, and an audio postcard from Athens, Vermont.