Middlebury College artist in residence Francois Clemmons played the role of Officer Clemmons on the popular television program, â€œMr. Rogersâ€™ Neighborhood.â€ It has been on the air since 1968, and is now in reruns. VPRâ€™s Jane Lindholm sat down with Clemmons in his Middlebury home and asked him to share some of his memories of being on the seminal PBS program.
For the second time, current Lieutenant Governor Brian Dubie is looking at a job outside of state government. How important is the office of lieutenant governor? We talk with former Lieutenant Governor Madeleine Kunin about her experience, and talk with news analyst Chris Graff and State Archivist Gregory Sanford on how the job has changed over the years.