Gubernatorial candidate Gaye Symington

Democratic candidate for governor Gaye Symington discusses the key issues facing the state’s economy. A report on how downtown Rutland has recovered from flooding in summer rainstorms. And a bonsair grower reveals the art of cultivating tiny trees.

Midday Newscast: August 27, 2007

Vermont’s two U.S. senators are welcoming the resignation of Attorney General Alberto Gonzalez; another round of strong thunderstorms kept Vermont utility crews busy through the weekend; Vermont state government is being recognized for doing a good job handling the food stamp program; State government says it wants to do a better job of coordinating downtown improvement with land-use planning.