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Swishes, Shushes and Slapshots

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UVM skier Kevin Drury competes in the giant slalom during the 2011 NCAA Championships in Stowe.
UVM skier Kevin Drury competes in the giant slalom during the 2011 NCAA Championships in Stowe.

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UVM's ski team is the defending national champion. Middlebury College will be hosting this season's championships. The Norwich University and Plattsburgh State women are dominating the Division 3 hockey ranks. While Dartmouth College has the country's highest athletic graduation rate.

We check in with local sports reporters and coaches to see what we can expect from area colleges and high schools during this winter's sports season.

Also on the program, the Electronic Communications Privacy Act has been in effect since 1986. Senator Patrick Leahy has proposed legislation that would update it. The Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to mark up Leahy's bill on Thursday. Norwich University Professor Jeremy Hansen provides an update on what changes to ECPA could mean for internet users.