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Surviving Sandy: How Vermont Fared In The Storm

http://www.vpr.net/audio/programs/84/2012/10/2012-1030-vermontedition.mp3

From Vermont's perspective, Sandy was no Irene. But the superstorm did have some impact on the state.

We hear from Eye on the Sky Meteorologist Mark Breen on why Vermont was spared a major hit by Sandy. VPR's John Dillon reports on the Governor's update on the state of the state post-Sandy. And we get an update on power outages, volunteer opportunities and how Mad River Valley residents prepared for the storm.

Also on the program, Seven Days News Editor Andy Bromage discusses the impact Lenore Broughton and super PAC Vermonters First has had on this year's political campaign.

Jane Lindholm is the host, executive producer and creator of But Why: A Podcast For Curious Kids. In addition to her work on our international kids show, she produces special projects for Vermont Public. Until March 2021, she was host and editor of the award-winning Vermont Public program Vermont Edition.
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