A new report concludes that Vermont Yankee can operate past it’s license; the Winooski River has receded, but officials are still watching an ice jam in Montpelier; Unicel will take over AT &T’s Vermont assets in January; more…
State consumer advocates say they have concerns
about a plan by AT&T to acquire a large piece of Unicel’s wireless phone
service in Vermont.
The AT&T acquisition is part of a major
re-shuffling of cell phone providers in the state.
Senator Bernie Sanders is raising concerns about the plan by Verizon Wireless to buy Unicel; A key committee of the Vermont House plans to draft a bill that would shift a good deal of education funding to an income tax; Vermont ranks at the top of the list in an annual survey of the nation’s healthiest states; and commentator Bill Shutkin on how the Iraq War is affecting Vermont’s soldiers, and the state’s identity.