Montpelier, VT – The Douglas administration has announced the first meetings of the Vermont Climate Change Commission. The Commission will create a set of policy recommendations to create a climate Change Action Plan for the state. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Boston, MA – The College Board said today that SAT scores among the high school class of 2006 were lower than in previous years. And, that's true too for students in Massachusetts. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Dan Bobkoff has details.
Great Barrington, ma – New England states are falling behind in their promises to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the coming years. That's according to a new report card released yesterday by environmental advocates that grades the region on its performance. Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Dan Bobkoff has the story.
Montpelier, VT – The Vermont Economic Development Authority has approved a loan to a Canadian company as part of the state's efforts to attract what would become the largest biodiesel fuel plant in New England. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Pittsfield, MA – After a two decade hiatus Pittsfield, Massachusetts is reviving a long standing tradition and adding a new twist. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo has a preview of the city's ethnic fair being held Sunday;
Essex, VT – Essex Town School District officials made their statement this morning regarding a series of shootings Thursday that left one elementary school teacher dead and another injured. Another fatality and an injury occurred at two off-campus locations. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.