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 Yankeeā€™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.