Deerfield Valley

DEERFIELD VALLEY-  In southern Vermont, the partial solar eclipse began at 2:14 pm on Monday, April 8. At 3:26 pm, a total eclipse darkened Vermont’s sky, lasting for about three minutes. Dover, Marlboro, and Wilmington held numerous events to celebrate the eclipse.
The Dover...

A screenshot of John Lazelle’s Wilmington weather page, available to all on Facebook.
In the absence of local TV weather news, the valley turns to multiple sources WILMINGTON - Local weather reports on television are a way of life in some parts of the country, and even some parts of the state. Southern Vermont, though, doesn’t have its own local television news...
DEERFIELD VALLEY - The valley’s biggest summer festival, the Blueberry Festival, is back in full swing this year after a few years of limited activities due to the pandemic. It kicks off Friday night in Jacksonville with opening ceremonies and a music and market event. Festivities will continue...
Valley spared from worst of Monday deluge
DEERFIELD VALLEY- Towns along the Deerfield River and its tributaries were breathing a sigh of relief Monday afternoon, when the river crested and quickly receded without the major flooding or damage they experienced during...

Photo courtesy Buddy Hayford
The annual Deerfield Valley basketball camp is being held this week at Twin Valley Middle High School in Whitingham.  
DEERFIELD VALLEY- The annual Pilgrimage Walk will take place on Saturday, September 16, and Sunday, September 17, and will cover the distance from Memorial Hall in Wilmington to Our Lady of Ephesus House in Jamaica.
During the summer, a series of leisurely, slow-paced walks covering...
A visiting nurse helps a house-bound patient.
DEERFIELD VALLEY - The Visiting Nurses Alliance will no longer serve the valley, except in “special circumstances.” The change was confirmed this week by Johanna Beliveau, president and CEO of Visiting Nurse and Hospice for Vermont and New Hampshire, the chapter of the alliance that has long...

2023 Greenup Day poster
By Lauren Harkawik 
WILMINGTON - On Saturday, in towns throughout the state, people will take on roadside cleanup assignments and be given green bags to collect litter in. Since 1970, the first Saturday in May has been designated “Green Up Day.” 
In Wilmington, Kathy Larsen has...

Deerfield Valley Rescue’s newest ambulance, just delivered in February 2023. Facebook
DOVER- At their regular meeting Tuesday evening, selectboard members discussed a request by Dover resident Gerie Golet made at Town Meeting to compare ambulance response times of Deerfield Valley Rescue and Rescue Inc., and consider choosing the service with the best response time to be Dover’s...


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