VERMONT- Lake Champlain Sea Grant invites students to become certified Watershed Explorers by completing a series of fun activities designed to teach them about watershed science and the Lake Champlain basin. The Watershed Explorer Challenge, while geared to grades five to eight, is also suitable...

Cody Bardwell took this shot of a moose in the Higley Hill area of Wilmington.

Bobby Maynard the the Deerfield Valley Rescue building earlier this week. Photo by Lauren Harkawik.
At DVR, a commitment to health and safety hasn’t changed This is part of a series of articles about the ways in which the COVID-19 pandemic has changed daily life for people in the Deerfield Valley. 
WILMINGTON - Bobby Maynard, instructor and coordinator for Deerfield...
MARLBORO- “Be Part of the Solution,” sponsored by the Deerfield Valley Community Partnership, is inviting people to join its team Monday, October 12, at 9 am for a massive cigarette butt litter cleanup at the scenic overlook on Hogback Mountain. 
Participants should wear a mask; the group...

A medical helicopter kicks up a cloud of dust in the Hogback Mountain parking area Monday afternoon. The chopper was called in to transport a child who had fallen from the fire tower at the top of the mountain. According to reports, the 6-year old girl fell 15 to 20 feet and sustained a head injury. No further updates on her status were available at press time.        Ed Metcalfe

The original base lodge at Haystack. -File photo
10 years ago:
Six years after Wilmington and Whitingham created the Twin Valley joint contact middle and high school, board members were still looking for an affordable solution to repair or renovate the high school building in Wilmington.  Board members were considering a plan to...
Peter Cameron
“What Happens at Night”  
Catapult, 2020 An American couple, throughout the book referred to only as “the man” and “the woman,” sit across from each other in a train that is rushing through the frozen landscape of an unnamed northern European country. They are on...
VERMONT- The Vermont Logger Safety and Workers’ Compensation Insurance Program, developed to modernize safety on logging operations and reduce workers’ compensation insurance costs, is entering its second year.
 For mechanized and non-mechanized logging contractors enrolling in the Vermont...
VERMONT- A new offering by University of Vermont Extension 4-H gives students in grades  six to 12 a chance to explore different career options through live chats via Zoom with professionals in different fields.
Students may sign up for any or all of the sessions at http://go.uvm.edu/...
BURLINGTON- The local chapter of the Osher Lifelong Learning lecture series has suspended its in-person offerings in Brattleboro until further notice due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.  In its place Osher recommends the UVM Distinguished Speaker lecture series being offered via Zoom.  The...


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