This Week in History


There’s been talk of moving the Wilmington Police Department out of the center of town for at least 30 years.

10 years ago:
State health officials were warning of widespread cases of H1N1, “swine flu.” With delivery of the season’s flu vaccine delayed, some schools in surrounding areas were already seeing 20% to 25% of their students out with symptoms, and in some cases an even higher percentage of staff. The outbreak hadn’t hit Deerfield Valley schools yet, but they were ready with a plan that included closing a school if the number of students affected by the flu reached 30% of the school’s population.

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The Deerfield Valley News

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Wilmington, VT 05363

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