One Vermont group that puts Martin Luther King, Jr.’s notion of service into action is SerVermont, which administers the
federal Americorps and VISTA programs and promotes volunteerism and civic
engagement throughout the state.
State regulators may levy fines against Vermont Yankee
for its failure to monitor radiation that comes from its high-level nuclear
waste. The company was required to report the temperature and
radiation from storage containers that hold spent nuclear fuel. State officials
say they’re concerned about the apparent violation.