Senator Patrick Leahy is coming to St. Albans Friday to chair a hearing
on what law enforcement says is a growing problem-crime related to drug
abuse. Lt. Robert Evans is station
commander at the St. Albans police barracks and confirms that his
department is dealing with a recent an uptick in drug-related crimes.
two most powerful members of the Senate Judiciary Committee – Patrick Leahy and
Pennsylvania Senator Arlen Spector – will be in Rutland on Monday to hear what
state and local leaders have to say about the increase in drug related violent
VPR’s Nina Keck has more.
At last year’s Town Meeting in Rutland, voters turned out in force for a highly
publicized mayoral election that was crowded with candidates and issues.
year, locals expect things to be much quieter.
as VPR’s Nina Keck reports, the city’s most pressing concerns are not on any