Local Matters



Highlighting the people, projects and ideas of Chittenden County.

Programs in this Series

Format: 2020-08-11
Format: 2020-08-11
Dear Hillary Campaign - 03/02/2012
Since war broke out in 1998, more than five million people have been killed in the Democratic Republic of Congo and tens of thousands of women and girls have been raped and tortured. A cease-fire was declared in 2002, but foreign militias have...
Burlington - Montreal's Vermont Neighbor - 01/31/2012
Steve Norman, Alliance Française of the Lake Champlain Region, (aflcr.org) hosts Michele Powers, Plattsburgh North Country Chamber of Commerce, Megan Smith, VT Commissioner of Tourism and Marketing, and Melinda Moulton, Main Street Landing...
Dan and Joe Staples, Channel 17 Volunteers - 01/24/2012
Channel 17 volunteer Dan and Joe Staples talk about various topics.
2011 Meet Channel 17's Field Producers - 12/28/2011
Channel 17's Municipal Meeting coverage relies on the videographers who trudge through sun, snow and rain to help bring gavel-to-gavel coverage of municipal meetings to you.  This live show introduces most of the Channel 17 field producers...
Occupy Wall Street - 11/02/2011
Occupy Wall Street. Nick Carter hosts                                       
A Conversation with Channel 17 Community Producer Abdullah Sall - 10/31/2011
Abdullah Sall, an eager community producer with Channel 17, talks about issues he is draw to for documenting, and interest in media.
Occupy Burlington Movement - 10/27/2011
Channel 17 volunteers Jonathan McCandles and Beth McMullen talk about the Occupy Burlington movement.
Occupy Burlington Rally - 10/09/2011
Occupy Burlington Rally in Support of Occupy Wall Street - October 9th in Burlington, VT. Produced by Nick Carter, with Production Assistance from Don MacDonald.
Lieutenant Governor Phil Scott - 09/29/2011
Host Nick Carter speaks with Vermont Lt. Governor Phil Scott on the effects of Hurricane Irene on Vermont infrastructure, volunteerism, the future of the State Office Complex, and the upcoming Legislative Session.
Islamaphobia and Current Trends in the Middle East - 09/02/2011
Host Rob Reiber speaks with Ali Haji Jafari on Islam, Arab uprisings and 9/11 among other topics.
How Technology is Affecting the World - 07/18/2011
LC Hines shares thoughts on the impacts and effects technology has on the world.
Auer Family Boathouse - 06/30/2011
The Auer Family Boathouse is located at the mouth of the Winooski River and has served as a fishing launch, lake playground, dance hall and social mecca for many generations.  Charlie Auer and sister Chirstine Hebert, have maintained the Auer...
Burlington Business Association - 06/27/2011
Kelly Devine, Executive Director of Burlington Business Association shares upcoming events and the status of the City from a business perspective, along with Ron Redmond, Execuitive Director of the Church Street Marketplace.
Somali Bantu Community Association of Vermont - 06/23/2011
Mohamed Abdi, President of the Somali Bantu Community Association of Vermont, Inc., (SBCAVT) and Bashir Haji-Ahmed, Interpreter/Translator for SBCAVT talk with Channel 17's Nick Carter and share their experiences and programs offered by the...
Current Events - 05/02/2011
Rob Reiber and Channel 17 volunteer LC Hines, talk about current events with a focus on Sony Playstation network security breach.

Featured Story

Town Meeting TV Presents Virtual Primary Election Candidate Forums

Beginning Thursday, July 16th, Town Meeting TV will present candidate forums for many of the (down-ticket) contested seats that are on the ballot in Chittenden County. Visit www.cctv.org/watch-tv/elections for election-related events and resources. Live broadcasts, recorded meetings, and other local programs can also be found on YouTube: www.youtube.com/townmeetingtv


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