Burlington is one of two finalists the Air Force is considering to be the home of a new generation of fighter jets, the F-35. But
opinions are split in the Burlington area on basing the F-35 program
UVM’s Dr. Cindy Forehand discusses the similarities and differences between men’s and women’s brains. Also, a look at the changing role of the Vermont National Guard, and we hear the sounds of Snocross.
Vermonter Peter Galbraith is headed to Afghanistan as the U.N.’s second in command. We talk with him about the region and the way forward. Also, an update on the politics of same-sex marriage in New Hampshire.
Students returned to classes at the Sutton School this morning after an extended vacation; Vermont banks report that their industry is in good shape and has actually benefited from some of the economic downturn; more…
Laurie B. Sloane of the National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Daneen Roy, whose husband is about to be deployed to Afghanistan talk with VPR’s jane Lindholm about support for families with a loved one overseas.
Members of the Vermont Air National Guard leave VT to help people on
the Gulf Coast recover from Hurricane Gustav; traffic flows in
Chittenden County after backups this morning; health
care planners hope Vermonters are willing to answer questions in a poll
this fall; It’s debate season for congressional candidates in NH.