Leahy Hopeful For Passage Of Gun Control Measures

Senator Patrick Leahy says he’s hopeful that Congress will pass a comprehensive package of gun control restrictions including ban the sale of semi automatic assault weapons, closing the gun show loophole for background checks and limiting the capacity of gun magazines.

Vt. Creates Public-Private Visitor Center On I-89

The state has signed an agreement with a central Vermont developer to build the first privately run rest area on Interstate 89.  At a signing ceremony in Randolph on Wednesday, Gov. Peter Shumlin said the new center will save the expense of replacing and maintaining an aging state-run rest area nearby.