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Newscast: Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, 7:34 a.m.

Winter sports are capturing the attention of Olympics spectators, but climate change is making some environmentalists worry about the future of sports like skiing and snowboarding. Vermont Law School hosted a panel discussion about how climate change continues to jeopardize the winter sports industry both globally and in New England. At the Olympics in Sochi this weekend Norwich’s Hannah Kearny said winning bronze felt like “a broken heart.” Vermont Fish and Wildlife officials are warning the public to beware of grumpy bears. The Vermont Department of Corrections will talk about its facts and figures during its next town hall meeting, where officials will discuss data from 2013.