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Meet the locals running for the three-year seat on the Dover Selectboard
DOVER-With longtime selectboard member Linda Holland retiring from the board when her term ends this year, there is a vacancy for her three-year seat. Dover residents Joshua Cohen and Sandy MacDoug...
Feb 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Popular Choose sNOw program filled up in record time this year
DEERFIELD VALLEY – For the last four years, Mount Snow has provided a season pass for only $50 to students in grades six–11 who have participated in their Choose sNOw program. Students who register...
Feb 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Feedback needed
WHITINGHAM- Rep. Laura Sibilia and Rep. John Gannon hosted a public meeting on Wednesday to discuss ongoing cellular service improvement projects in Whitingham, Readsboro, and Halifax. Clay Purvis,...
Feb 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Board talks budget strategy
WHITINGHAM- Twin Valley School Board members held a special meeting with Whitingham town officials Tuesday evening to discuss budget strategy, as well as the Whitingham Selectboard’s recommendation...
Feb 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Voters will have final say on merger
WARDSBORO- At Town Meeting on March 7, besides approving the town budget and nominating people to fill positions in town government from the floor, voters will decide whether they approve of a merg...
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summer celebration on warning
HALIFAX- Town Meeting will be held at the Halifax Elementary School in West Halifax on Tuesday, March 7, at 10 am. The warning is now available. On Tuesday, February 28, at 7 pm, an informational m...
Feb 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alternative structure committee is prepared in case of “no” vote
by Lauren Harkawik
Feb 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
MARLBORO — The Marlboro School’s Alternative Structure Study Committee held its second public information meeting on Monday. Committee members explained the work they intend to do should the town v...
Meeting lays out plans
by Rolf Parker
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
READSBORO- At an Act 46 informational meeting on Monday, the school board joined Windham Southwest Supervisory Union Superintendent Chris Pratt to talk with residents about the proposed merger with...
Skepticism about Act 46 evident
by Lauren Harkawik
Feb 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
MARLBORO- Anxiety about Washington politics found its way into Monday’s meeting about Act 46, the second that the WCSU Act 46 Study Committee held in Marlboro. Last month, in a packed meeting that ...
State says Hermitage Club decision coming soon
by Mike Eldred
Feb 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
Editor's note: Just a few hours after The Deerfield Valley News went to print on Thursday, Hermitage Club President Jim Barnes announced that the District 2 Environmental Commission had issued find...
Board picks new colleague
by Mike Eldred
Feb 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
WILMINGTON- Select­board members appointed a new board member and paid tribute to a local legend at their regular meeting Wednesday evening. The board paused to acknowledge the contributions of Dot...
Board says goodbye to non-working windmill
by Lauren Harkawik
Feb 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
DOVER- It was bad news first, good news second in alternative energy discussions at the Dover School Board’s Monday meeting. The bad news: a windmill installed at the school has been nonfunctional ...