Midday Newscast: October 8, 2008

Report says Vermont and three other states in the North Country need to band together to boost the region’s economy; a University of Vermont professor says there is reason to be optimistic about the country’s economic future;

Midday Newscast April 23, 2008

Gov. Jim Douglas made an unusual appearance before a legislative committee to lobby for his economic stimulus; Vermont State Police have released the name of a man who was fatally shot by troopers last night in Bradford; Congressman Peter Welch’s effort to crack down on what he describes as abuses by overseas contractors is before the U.S. House at this hour; more…