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Newscast: Thursday, Mar. 6, 2014, 7:34 a.m.

Vernon residents met for a third and final installment of their town meeting last night. The town is grappling with the unknown impact of losing Vermont Yankee, its biggest tax payer and employer. The city of Newport is poised for major economic development. But a lingering social problem seems to have gotten worse this winter. Community activists say they are seeing a rise in homelessness in a city with no emergency shelter. New Hampshire's state Senate is set to vote on a bipartisan agreement to use federal Medicaid money to buy private health insurance for thousands of poor adults. The National Guard Bureau's Biathlon Championships is taking place this week in Jericho.