Ken Burns Film Previews In Upper Valley

Ken Burns’s latest documentary explores the causes and effects of one of the worst man-made environmental disasters in modern times-the Dust Bowl. The first part in the two-hour series previews Friday, July 13 at Dartmouth’s Hopkins Center.

Raising the gas tax

The chairs of the House and Senate Transportation Committees discuss a proposed increase in the gas tax.  Also, a Norwich writer reminisces about the Upper Valley in the 1930 and 1940s.

Senate President Peter Shumlin

The leader fo the Vermont Seante discusses the key issues that chamber will address this session.  Also, analysis of the governor’s budget address, and the history of legislators’ antique wooden desks.

Midday Newscast: December 3 2008

One of Vermont’s most popular summer events, the History Expo, won’t be held next year; Secretary of State Deb Markowitz says an audit of optical scan voting machines shows the machines accurately counted votes on Election Day; more…