Van Hoesen: Arc Of The Flood

As the wrath of the flood came and went, an arc of emotion washed over all of us, but especially those in the direct line of the flooding. VPR’s John Van Hoesen experienced first-hand the power of the flood and has this essay.

Health officials concerned about new cases of mumps

In recent months, cases of mumps have been reported in Canada and Maine, causing concern among health officials in New England. Vermont’s epidemiologist says health care providers should be on the lookout for cases of mumps in the state, especially among college-age adults.

VFW disavows anti-Sanders memo

A national veterans group says its name is being improperly used to criticize independent U.S. Senate candidate Bernie Sanders. The Veterans of Foreign Wars issued a statement on Thursday saying it does not want its name associated with a political attack in Vermont.