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The town of Vernon is considering a plan to reuse the site of the former Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant, even as the state of Texas fights a proposal by the federal government to build a new facility that would store nuclear waste from Vermont.
  • An Iranian-American Vermonter remembers 9/11. Plus, Justice Beth Robinson’s nomination, COVID-19 numbers, and remembering Dexter Randall.
A yellow road sign picturing a horse-and-buggy sits next to a Vermont road.
To answer this question from Dean Lehrke of Kansas, reporter Elodie Reed travels to the Northeast Kingdom to explore the ways that isolated Amish families have become fixtures in their Vermont community.
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Gather round the campfire this month, and share your scariest Vermont tale.
Do you believe Vermonters have more in common than what divides us? Stay with VPR and StoryCorps for One Small Step, a nationwide initiative that connects strangers with different political views for a personal conversation.
Join VPR's Bob Kinzel for a screening of the NOVA film The Cannabis Question and a discussion to follow with Dr. Mark Levine, James Pepper and Maxine Grad.
Conversations with Vermont musicians of color — about Black grief, joy and resilience.