Congressman Peter Welch’s plan to suspend shipments to the
Strategic Petroleum Reserve is generating strong support in Congress; A jury
has awarded 8.7 million dollars to a former altar boy who sued the Catholic
Church over sexual abuse he says he suffered at the hands of a priest; A former
member of the Vermont fish and Wildlife board is being fined 200 dollars for
baiting deer; Many areas in Vermont had record-setting snowfall this winter;
and commentator Olin Robison on the end of a cold war monument.