Health officials concerned about new cases of mumps

In recent months, cases of mumps have been reported in Canada and Maine, causing concern among health officials in New England. Vermont’s epidemiologist says health care providers should be on the lookout for cases of mumps in the state, especially among college-age adults.

Lawmakers say Douglas should rescind order on Windsor County marijuana cases

(Host) A group of state legislators says the governor has overstepped his authority. They say he should not have ordered state police to take significant marijuana cases in Windsor County to the attorney general for prosecution. VPR’s Ross Sneyd has more: (Sneyd) Thirteen lawmakers wrote to Governor Jim Douglas, criticizing him for stepping into a controversy involving Windsor County State’s Attorney Robert Sand. They want Douglas to rescind the order. They also want Attorney General Bill Sorrell to refuse to take the cases.