But Why is a show led by kids. They ask the questions and we find the answers. It’s a big interesting world out there. On But Why, we tackle topics large and small, about nature, words, even the end of the world. Know a kid with a question? Record it with a smartphone. Be sure to include your kid's first name, age, and town and send the recording to email@example.com!
Vermont Edition brings you news and conversation about issues affecting Vermont.Subscribe to the Podcast with the links below or via RSS.Visit the Vermont Edition page to listen to the archives and for more about the show.
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What if you could decide what stories Vermont Public Radio should be covering, before they're even assigned? That's the idea behind Brave Little State.
Each week, Charlie Nardozzi joins VPR’s Weekend Edition host Mary Engisch for a conversation about gardening, and to answer your questions about what you're seeing in the natural world.We'll spend time every episode addressing your gardening problems so you can stay on top of things. We want to hear from you via email, Facebook messages, tweets and phone calls to use on the air.Each show will begin with Mary and Charlie discussing a hot trend or timely chore. It could be about the weather, a ...
News and conversation about issues affecting Vermonters, hosted by Jane Lindholm and Bob Kinzel . Together, we consider the context of current events with the people who make our region buzz.
The national oral history project collects the stories and voices of Vermonters. Distributed twice weekly through the summer.
The Eye On The Sky is Vermont's weather service and is a production of the Fairbanks Museum & Planetarium and Vermont Public Radio (VPR).
All this summer, VPR has been connecting you with the candidates for higher office, bringing you the latest from the campaigns. To help you prepare for Tuesday's primary, check out our new
NEXT was a radio show and podcast that aired its final episode in May 2021 after a successful five-year run. The weekly program focused on New England, one of America's oldest places, at a time of change. NEXT was produced at Connecticut Public Radio and featured stories from journalists across the New England News Collaborative. Most recently, the program was hosted by Morgan Springer. With New England as our laboratory, NEXT asked questions about how we power our society, how we move aroun ...
The Vermont Center for Ecostudies and VPR unite the sounds and science of nature in this monthly feature. The program is hosted by biologists Kent McFarland and Sara Zahendra, who share their knowledge, expertise and enthusiasm for wildlife education and conservation.
Get your daily dose of what's happening in New York's North Country, the Adirondacks, Vermont, Canada, and beyond. Host David Sommerstein presents the best stories from North Country Public Radio's award-winning newsroom. You'll hear the most interesting voices on the most important issues in the region. There's even a micro-newscast to keep you up to date. When you miss "going local" in your podcast feed, Story of the Day has you covered. 010329
NCPR provides locally-produced news stories from around the Adirondack and North Country regions of New York State, as well as Western Vermont, and Ontario and Quebec in Canada. 010329
No Makeup shares authentic stories of really cool women who sign up to honestly and bravely tell us their stories. We believe stories can do a lot-they inspire, they console, and they shape our understanding of the world. So welcome to a podcast where Tiff and Marissa interview women they admire and ask them to figuratively take of their makeup and tell stories from the heart. This podcast is produced in partnership with Vermont Public Radio.
Resilience Radio is a place for healthcare professionals to talk about the heart of their work as well as be a resource and inspiration for Vermonters in thinking about how to nurture our resilience both as individuals and as a larger community.
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Each week Flora Delaterre a.k.a. The Plant Detective investigates a new medicinal plant somewhere around the globe--and it could be in your backyard. Beth Judy writes and voices this minute-and-a-half program in consult with Bastyr University, Tai Sophia Institute, and the Vermont School of Integrative Herbalism. Produced by MTPR. The Plant Detective podcast
Basic Folk is a podcast with honest conversations between musicians and Cindy Howes, a well-versed public radio host and music curator, and guest host Lizzie No, a talented singer/songwriter. Basic Folk approaches interviews with warmth, humor and insightful questions. This podcast fosters the folk community and showcases a genre that is often misunderstood. Basic Folk features complex conversations about the human experience witnessed from an artistic angle. Our definition of “folk” is extr ...
This hour, we talk with Vermont's Cannabis Control Board about how they will meet the fall 2022 deadline for retail cannabis stores to open.By Bob Kinzel, Connor Cyrus, Emily Aiken
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VPR's Mitch Wertlieb interviews Seven Days reporter Derek Brouwer about his reporting on five Vermont nursing homes poised to be purchased by a group with close ties to a nursing home magnate, whose homes in Pennsylvania are facing a criminal investigation.By Mitch Wertlieb
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(Jul 28, 2021) Mohawk sun dancers, who pierce their skin, dance and pray on behalf of others, are the subject of a new song by Akwesasne's December Wind. Also: Gov. Cuomo imposes vaccination mandates on state and hospital workers.By NCPR News
New cases of COVID-19 are creeping up in Vermont, even among people who've been fully vaccinated against the disease. Gov. Phil Scott and his team held a press briefing Tuesday, to talk about the situation. So what comes next?By Henry Epp, Peter Hirschfeld
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The Olympic Games got underway in Tokyo last week, and one Vermonter is there not as an athlete, but as a broadcaster.By Mitch Wertlieb, Matthew F. Smith
(Jul 27, 2021) The 18 month-long border closing has hurt boaters and marinas, from the Thousand Islands to Lake Champlain. A Quebec couple had to fly to Plattsburgh to take care of their boat for the first time in two years. Also: Warren County confirms a case of the Delta variant of COVID-19.By NCPR News
The pandemic shutdowns were a financial hardship for many museums, but they also provided an opportunity for these institutions to rethink their roles as places of education, and revolutionized how they use outdoor and virtual spaces. Now, as the pandemic eases, the question is: what, if anything, will Vermont’s museums keep?…
(Jul 26, 2021) U.S. residents will again be able to travel north of the Canadian border next month. People say they're excited, but even more eager for Canadians, and their business, to be allowed south. Also: Marijuana may be legal in New York now, but bringing it back across the border from Canadian cannabis shops isn't.…
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Once lilacs, forsythia and rhododendrons start to fade, you might miss seeing colorful blooms in the late summer. There are a few flowering bushes that do show their colors this time of year and they do well in our climate.By Charlie Nardozzi, Mary Engisch
Editor's note: Basic Folk is pleased to introduce our listeners to one of our favorite podcasts by sharing an episode in our feed! Get Up in the Cool is a sweet old-time/bluegrass podcast hosted by Cameron DeWhitt. What's amazing about this podcast is that Cameron has taken "the hang" at the jam and turned it into a podcast. The Jam happens *very* …
We find out how state officials plan to address distracted driving in Vermont.By Bob Kinzel, Lydia Brown
In this Brave Little State special, we listen to a recent episode about whether, and how, Black children can be comfortable in Vermont. Then we continue the conversation with two parents of Black sons.By Myra Flynn, Emily Aiken
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(Jul 23, 2021) The number of COVID-19 cases is rising in the North Country again, largely due to unvaccinated people getting the more contagious Delta variant. We try to understand why more people aren't getting the vaccine. Also: Two more people in Warren County died due to COVID-19.By NCPR News
A question from Bobby Arnell of Winooski about the complex, controversial decision to base fighter jets in Vermont's most populous county. Check out bonus content, including video by VPR's news fellow Marlon Hyde, at bravelittlestate.org. As always, our journalism is better when you're a part of it! Ask a question about Vermont Sign up for our free…
Starting Aug. 9, vaccinated travelers from the U.S. will be able to enter Canada for non-essential trips for the first time since March of 2020. But Canadians won't be able to enter the U.S. at least until Aug. 21. That was decided by an order from the Biden administration this week, and members of Congress who represent some border districts from …
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Alex Cuba grew up 50 minutes west of Havana immersed in the music of his town Artemisa. His father, the musician Valentin Puentes, is a household name in the country and prioritized Cuban music in the house growing up. When Alex was six years old, Valentin told his son not to sing, leading Alex to concentrate on his bass guitar playing. As a teenag…
(Jul 22, 2021) The big marine herbivore, the manatee, is thought by some to be the origin of mermaid legends, but it's not closely related to humankind or even to whales and other marine mammals.By Natural Selections
(Jul 22, 2021) The military burned garbage, construction materials, and human excrement in open pits in Iraq and Afghanistan. Now thousands of veterans are suffering from exposure to the toxic smoke, and they want the government to help them. Also: Coronavirus clusters are popping up again across the North Country, including recent flare-ups in Jef…
In the last 25 years, nearly 150 of Vermont’s sawmills have gone out of business, but Dave Stratton has more orders than he can fill. Independent producer Erica Heilman stopped by to talk with Dave at his sawmill in Hardwick.By Erica Heilman
This hour, we speak with the Vermont Department of Health to get the latest updates on COVID-19 vaccination rates, the Delta variant and more.By Bob Kinzel, Lydia Brown