We look at how pharmaceutical drugs are marketed
to doctors, and the ethics behind the practice. Also, a look at how the state’s "Tax Free" weekend went, and check in with a gizmo that lets authors self-publish their work.
A leading mental health advocacy group is calling on doctors
and hospitals to reject gifts from the pharmaceutical industry; The jury is
still out in the murder case against Brian Rooney; The Vermont Crime
Laboratory’s DNA lab was dedicated this morning to the memory of Patricia
Scoville; Members of Vermont’s congressional delegation celebrate the passage
of the Farm Bill; Former Phish frontman Trey Anastasio received a reduced
sentence for a drug conviction after he successfully completed a counseling program;
The Vermont Air National Guard’s oldest fighter plane is being saved from the
scrap heap; and commentator Bill Shubart had a let-down on Green-up Day.