VPR Newscast: Thursday, June 27, 2013, 7:34 a.m.

Jun 27, 2013

Some 75 Vermont businesses hit by natural disasters in 2011 will be eligible for 5 million dollars in unemployment insurance relief under a new state law. State utility regulators heard conflicting evidence this week about Vermont Yankee’s impact on the Connecticut River. Critics of the use of stun guns by police in Vermont are planning to gather at the Statehouse to highlight what they say is a lack of progress on the issue since a Thetford man died after being hit by a state police taser a year ago.