Dialogues with Meg Hansen

“Dialogues with Meg Hansen” is a Vermont-focused interview series that airs as part of “The Yankee Chronicle” weekly wrap-up show on the YCN network.

It airs on local television channels WYCU, WYCX, and WYCI, and the following Vermont public access stations:- BCTV, Ch37 (Stowe-Cambridge Access), CVTV, GNAT-TV, MMCTV, NEK-TV, ORCA, OVTV, SAPA-TV, and WOA-TV. It can also be viewed on YouTube.

The interviews strive to illustrate the impact of socioeconomic policies on Vermonters by offering a platform to citizens who have compelling stories to share but feel unheard.

Reach out to Meg with your thoughts and questions by following “Dialogues” on Facebook

Premiere Thursday
WYCX 6:30pm & 11:30pm
WYCU 8:30pm
Replays Saturday
WYCI 8:00pm
WYCU 8:00pm
Replays Sunday
WYCI 2:30pm
WYCX 2:30pm
WYCU 2:30pm
Replays Monday
WYCU 10:30pm


Rob Roper of the Ethan Allen Institute on Environmentalism in VT

This week’s dialogue once again features Rob Roper, President of the Ethan Allen Institute. This week they discuss the unrealistic expectations of environmentalists in VT. Rob explains how insignificant an impact environmental[…]

Rob Roper on VPIRG’s Inordinate Influence on Vermont Politics

In this week’s dialogue, Meg sits down once again with Rob Roper, President of the Ethan Allen Institute. They discuss how the Vermont Public Interest Research Group, poses’ far too much influence in Montpelier[…]

Zachary Zupan & Jamison Dunne on Moderate VT Republicans

Meg sits down with Zachary Zupan & Jamison Dunne, two VT Republicans. They discuss the fallacy of the idea that to succeed in VT politics, a republican must be a moderate. How Vermont RINO’s fail their conservative[…]

Mark Bowen & Ashley Harwood of the Farmer Veteran Coalition

This week Meg dialogues with Mark Bowen, and Ashley Harwood, president and Vice President of the Vermont chapter of the Farmer Veteran Coalition. They discuss how the organization assists veterans of the armed forces[…]

Kate Bowen on Farmers Vs Environmentalists in VT (Part 3)

This week Meg concludes her dialogue with Kate Bowen, a VT farm owner. They discuss the disconnect between VT Environmentalists and the original environmentalists; farmers, the facts about where water pollution[…]

Kate Bowen on the Challenges Facing VT Farmers (Part 2)

This week Meg continues her dialogue with Kate Bowen, focusing on the challenges facing VT farmers, specifically the prevalence of suicide among farmers, and how the stress of this demanding job[…]

Kate Bowen on The Challenges Facing Farmers in Vermont

This week Meg is joined again by Kate Bowen, Co-Owner of Meadowdale Farm, in Putney, VT. They discuss the challenges that face farmers in Vermont, like connecting VT farmer with more urban Markets[…]

Chet Greenwood & Anya Tynio on Newport VT’s EB-5 Scandal

This week Meg continues her Dialogue with Chet Greenwood of The Ethan Allen Company, and Anya Tynio of the Newport Daily Express. They discuss the EB-5 Scandal that divided the town of Newport[…]

Chet Greenwood & Anya Tynio Opioids & Trump in the North Kingdom

This week Meg continues her dialogue with Chet Greenwood of the Ethan Allen Company, and Anya Tynio of the Newport Daily Express. This time they discuss how the economic depression in the North Kingdom is directly related[…]

Chet Greenwood & Anya Tynio on the Economy in the North Kingdom

This week’s dialogue features Chet Green wood of the Ethan Allen Company, and Anya Tynio of the Newport Daily Express. They discuss the growing economic depression in the north kingdom, the causes of the economic[…]

Rob Roper on the Failure of Vermont’s Education Funding

Meg sits down with Rob Roper, President of the Ethan Allen Institute. They discuss the failure of Vt’s Act 60 which mandated equal funding for schools regardless the towns tax revenue. And how it’s failed to provide equal[…]

David Coates on Vermont’s Declining Workforce (Part 3)

This week Meg continues her dialogue with David Coates, focusing on Vermont’s declining workforce. They analyze what is causing young Vermonters to leave the state, specifically lack of the well payed job opportunities[…]

David Coates on Unfunded Liabilities in VT (Part 2)

In this week’s Dialogue, Meg continues her conversation with David Coates, a retired managing partner for KPMG. They discuss the growing financial crisis in VT, in the form of unfunded liabilities, and the possible solutions[…]

David Coates on Unfunded Liabilities in VT (Part 1)

Meg sits down with David Coates, a retired managing partner for KPMG. They discuss the financial crisis building in the Green Mountain State. Unfunded liabilities, endangering the pensions & healthcare for VT’s[…]

Lt. Col. Terry Williams (Ret.) on Veterans in Vermont

This week Meg continues her discussion with Lt. Col. Terry Williams. This time they tackle the topic of Veterans in Vermont. How the Green Mountain State treats its men in women in uniform. What they need to do to improve[…]

Chief George Merkel on Marijuana Legalization in Vermont (Part 3)

This week Meg continues her dialogue with Chief George Merkel of the Vergennes Police Department. They discuss marijuana legalization in VT, the challenges that legalization without proper planning poses for VT Police. And[…]

Chief George Merkel of the Vergennes Police Dept. (Part 2)

Meg continues her Dialogue with Chief George Merkel of the Vergennes, VT Police Department. They discuss the challenges facing small town police departments who are facing the challenge of a growing opioid epidemic[…]

Chief George Merkel On VT’s Drug Epidemic (Part 1)

Meg speaks with Chief George Merkel, Chief of Police for Vergennes, VT. They discuss the growing opioid epidemic that is devastating Vt communities across the state. And how this problem affects the police enforcement[…]

Terry Williams on Act 250’s affect on VT Slate Quarries

Meg speaks with Terry Williams, a VT slate quarry owner, on the impact that VT’s Act 250[…]

Zachary Hampl on Harassment & Bullying by Liberals

This week Meg talks with Zachary Hampl, and Author & EMT about the online onslaught[…]

Dave Soulia on Vermont’s Act 250 (Part 2)

This week Meg continues her dialogue with Dave Soulia, a leader in the Repeal Act 250 movement[…]

Dave Soulia on Vermont’s Act 250

In this week’s Dialogue, Meg talks with Dave Soulia, owner of Blackpowder Farm in Pittsford[…]

Megan West a Recovering Addict (Part 3)

This week Meg finishes her conversation with Megan West, a recovering addict[…]

Megan West a Recovering Addict (Part 2)

In this weeks Dialogue, Meg continues her discussion with Megan West, a recovering addict[…]

Megan West a Recovering Addict (Part 1)

In this weeks Dialogue, Meg sits down with Megan West, a recovering addict[…]

Peter Briggs & Joyce Hottenstein on VT’s Health Insurance Laws (Part 2)

Meg is joined by Peter Briggs & Joyce Hottenstein for part 2 of their discussion on Vermont’s health care law[…]

Peter Briggs & Joyce Hottenstein on VT’s Health Insurance Laws (Part 1)

This week Meg is joined by Peter Briggs & Joyce Hottenstein, two individuals affected by VT’s health care laws[…]

Patricia Blair on VT’s lack of fetal homicide laws

This week’s Dialogues with Meg Hansen features Patricia Blair, a Bennington mother[…]

Monologue with Meg Hansen on VT Health Insurance

In this week’s Dialogues, Meg Hansen covers the problem with Health Care Insurance in Vermont[…]

Kate & Mark Bowen of Meadowdale Farm in Putney, VT

Meg sits down with Kate & Mark Bowen, owners of Meadowdale Farm in Putney, VT[…]

Carolyn Handy, Owner of The Vermonter Candy

In this first edition of Dialogues with Meg Hansen, Meg sits down with Carolyn Handy, Owner of The Vermonter Candy[…]

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