Career and job search advice for college seniors facing a tough economy. Public Service Department comments on how FairPoint Communications can demonstrate that it’s corrected this winter’s service problems. A non-profit newspaper teaches citizen journalism in Brattleboro.
Dan Manz is Director of Emergency Medical
Services for Vermont Dept Health. Jim Finger is President of the Vermont
Ambulance Association. Patti O’Donnell is
a Republican Representative from Vernon. They spoke with VPR’s Jane Lindholm about the challenges
faced by Vermont’s emergency medical services.
Homeless teenagers are often part of a hidden population in Vermont. They may be jumping from couch to couch at
friends’ houses, or they may be camping out in the woods, or sleeping in the
back of restaurants. Local advocacy
groups estimate that more than 1,000 young people are homeless or at risk of
becoming homeless in the state. We talk
with two teenagers who have lived on the streets, and who have found help
through Burlington’s Spectrum Youth
and Family Services program.
Today is a historic day for Vermont Public Radio, as it splits into two distinct services — VPR and VPR Classical. Mitch Wertlieb spoke with VPR’s President an General Manager Mark Vogelzang about the changes and what listeners can expect.