City’s Tree Board is planning to remove a Green Ash tree on Main Street this week because it says many Ash trees will soon be
killed by the Emerald Ash Borer, an invasive insect that was found for the
first time last year east of the Hudson
Vermont National Guard troops will face a different, possibly more dangerous mission in Afghanistan. We learn more specifics about their mission, and how it fits within the larger U.S. strategy. Also, an update on FairPoint’s continuing problems, and using wasps to find a destructive beetle.