Midday Newscast: August 29, 2008

Howard Dean helps to close the Democratic National Convention in Denver; Vermont State Police to work with three other states this weekend to go after drunk drivers; Students head back to Vermont’s colleges and universities; A New York State Trooper was shot in the hand during a struggle last night in the Adirondacks.

The Governor’s Race

As the contest begins to heat up, we’ll look at the issues affecting the race for governor, and talk about how the candidate’s campaigns are shaping up. We’ll also hear from three visiting foreign students about their impressions of Vermont. And we’ll hop aboard a Dragon Boat.