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Newscast: Friday, Mar. 28, 2014, 7:34 a.m.

Governor Peter Shumlin is fiercely defending his plan to implement a single payer health care system after Senate President John Campbell expressed concerns about the plan. Senator Patrick Leahy says he looks forward to working with colleagues in the Senate to ensure that Vermont's community-driven responses to opioid and heroin addiction receive the support necessary to succeed. Some people might prefer to forget middle school.  But for many graduates of Rutland Town Elementary, middle school was the first time they picked up a trumpet, trombone or drum sticks. Dozens of Rutland Town alumni come back to the school every year at this time to once again ‘make music.'