USDA says NH farmers, others can get loans

The USDA is making disaster loans available for farmers in all of New Hampshire’s 10 counties because of crop losses and plant disease caused by excessive rain since June.

National health care reform

A national health care expert gives an update health care reform at the national level, and how Vermont’s health care program fit into that picture.  Also, New Hampshire’s debate over same-sex marriage.

Midday Newscast: March 12, 2009

President Obama has signed into law a restriction on exporting cluster bombs that Senator Patrick Leahy wrote; advocates say the plan to turn our next week for a health care reform forum that Governor Jim Douglas is co-hosting;

Midday Newscast: February 17, 2008

Slightly radioactive water is still leaking from a pipe at the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant; there’s a debate at the Statehouse about whether cars and trucks can go two years between state inspections;