RETN, the Chittenden County Regional Educational Technology Network is asking community members for help in selecting news from across America and around the world to air on local educational access television RETN Channel 16. If you live in Burlington, Charlotte, Essex, Essex Junction, Ferrisburgh, Hinesburg, Saint George, Shelburne, South Burlington, Vergennes, Williston, or Winooski you can weigh in by filling out a brief online survey at www.retn.org. The survey presents an equal opportunity to encourage RETN to air a balanced mix of liberal and conservative perspectives on the news. With RETNs capability to downlink programs via satellite, Comcast and Burlington Telecom cable T.V. subscribers in the Champlain Valley have local access to news and views often overlooked on network television. Whether its Democracy Now, the news from China, Deutsche Welle from Germany, or Nigerias World Service, RETN Channel 16 invites you share your opinion about what should be added, kept on the air, or dropped. For information, including complete program schedules for RETN Channel 16, go to www.retn.org, or contact RETN at 654-7980 or firstname.lastname@example.org RETN is the local educational cable channel dedicated to programs for learning and connecting people with technology.