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Fungal disease Powdery mildew on zucchini foliage
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Heavy rains and cooler weather can cause certain plant and root diseases in your gardens and raised beds. Take stock of your plants now and learn methods to rid them of any plant and leaf diseases that could affect your crops.
  • Norma Hardy, the new police chief of Brattleboro, becomes the first Black woman to lead a police department in Vermont. Plus, Burlington’s a “heat island,” the struggle to find foster homes and COVID-19 numbers.
A fighter plane cockpit.
Brave Little State takes on a question from Bobby Arnell of Winooski about the complex, controversial decision to base the fighter jets in Vermont’s most populous county.
VPR wants to hear how 9/11 changed you. We are hoping to gather stories and perspectives from a wide variety of Vermonters, people whose experiences and reflections perhaps haven’t been heard before.


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Do you believe Vermonters have more in common than what divides us? VPR and StoryCorps invite you to take part in One Small Step, a nationwide an initiative that connects strangers with different political views for a personal conversation.
A special series from Brave Little State. Conversations with Vermont musicians of color — about Black grief, joy and resilience.