Newscast: Friday, September 28, 2012, 12:04 p.m.
09/28/12 12:04PM By Mitch Wertlieb  Download MP3
Some Vermont towns are reporting that the lack of rain this summer has led to problems for many wells and springs that supply drinking water in rural parts of the state. A Justice Department lawyer has been forced by a federal appeals panel in New York to explain the government's decision to stop defending the Defense of Marriage Act. 23-year-old Alex Spanos of Rutland is expected in court today on charges of crashing into a parked car and killing a high school student. Police have discovered a body in the woods near a St. Albans supermarket and they believe it to be that of 59-year-old Frederick Bemis, who disappeared several weeks ago.