Officials warn of debris from bridge collapse

Vermont state officials are warning canoeists, kayakers and others to avoid a stretch of the Winooski River below where a bridge undergoing reconstruction fell into the river this week.

Morning Newscast: June 5, 2008

Here are the top stories at 7:30 a.m.: Progressive candidate Anthony Pollina says the sudden closing of a bridge in Middlesex symbolizes the failed policies of the Douglas Administration; New Hampshire’s public pension system will get much-needed cash to shore it up, and spare property taxpayers steep increases under an overhaul approved by lawmakers; One of Vermont’s biggest business success stories of recent years is expanding — to Tennessee.