As Mayor of Rutland, Vermont, Chris Louras is tackling big city issues like economic development, the opioid crisis and energy consumption. Eric Clemons interviews the fifth term Mayor at the Paramount Theater in Rutland for Comcast Newsmakers.
"One area of study at the Rubenstein School at UVM concentrates on Lake Champlain and its' watershed. Students have the unique hands-on learning opportunity to study on the lake, sampling the lake and understanding the lake through first hand research.
Interview recorded on October 26, 2017 at the University of Vermont. Hosted by Eric Clemons."
There's a wide variety of benefits available to veterans and their families in Vermont. Vermont Office of Veterans Affairs Director, Robert Burke, joins Nathan O'Leary to discuss how veterans can learn about benefits and receive help with navigating services.
The National Center for PTSD works to advance the clinical care and social welfare of Veterans or others who have experienced trauma or stress-related disorders or PTSD, through research, education and training in the science. Dr. Paula Schnurr explains.
LGBT teens and young adults have one of the highest rates of suicide attempts compared to the general population. Outright Vermont supports youth who identify as LGBTQ by providing safe and nurturing options for what an authentic life can be.