The Lamoille River flooded in the early hours of April 27, inundating
the town of Johnson. The wastewater treatment plant bore the brunt of
the damage, and town employees had to do the risky and filthy work of
keeping the wastewater plant online. The plant, and the town generally, are still working to recover from the flood.
Major Gregory Knight, who helped shepherd the installation of the new Vermont National Guard memorial to soldiers killed in the global war on terror explains what the site means to soldiers whose comrades were killed in action.
If you’ve attended more than your share of weddings this summer, you can be forgiven for feeling a little burned out on ceremonies, receptions and gift giving.
But VPR’s Tim Johnson just came back from a wedding that left him feeling completely …. smitten.