Gov. Phil Scott

MONTPELIER- Vermont continues to lead the nation in nearly every COVID-19 statistic, but the Delta variant continues to pose a threat to those who are unvaccinated, administration officials said at Gov. Phil Scott’s weekly press briefing Tuesday. 
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Gov. Scott at Tuesday's press conference
MONTPELIER- Vermont reached an 80% vaccination rate last week, but national officials are warning that a new COVID-19 variant may result in outbreaks in parts of the country that aren’t as protected as Vermont.
At his COVID-19 press conference Tuesday, Gov. Scott said the so-called Delta...
MONTPELIER- Vermont’s COVID-19 state of emergency expired Tuesday at midnight, and emergency orders issued by Gov. Phil Scott on issues from mask-wearing to virtual public meetings are no longer valid.  
At his press briefing on Tuesday morning, a day after he announced Vermont had reached...
MONTPELIER- Gov. Phil Scott lifted all COVID-19 restrictions Monday, and will let the state of emergency expire at midnight on Tuesday, after the state reached his 80% vaccination goal. The announcement was made Monday morning at 11 am, although Gov. Scott said he learned the state had met the...

Walk-in vaccination clinics were held by Rescue Inc. at the Wilmington Antique and Flea Market this past weekend. Angel Balch
MONTPELIER- Vermont continues to inch toward Gov. Phil Scott’s 80% vaccination rate goal and the end of COVID-19 restrictions.
“As of yesterday, Vermont’s vaccinated 79.4% of the eligible population,” Gov. Scott announced at his COVID-19 emergency press briefing Tuesday, “leaving us just 3...

Gov. Phil Scott
MONTPELIER- It was a “good news, good news” situation at Gov. Phil Scott’s COVID-19 emergency briefing on Friday, May 28, as he announced the lifting of a curfew and a summer youth program with serious funding behind it.
In his remarks, Gov. Scott announced over 130 vaccination walk-in...

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COVID numbers still trending positive
MONTPELIER- At his COVID-19 emergency press briefing on Tuesday, Gov. Phil Scott said he expects Vermont to reach his goal of an 80% vaccination rate sometime this week.
Rather than waiting until after his call with governors...

Gov. Phil Scott File Photo
MONTPELIER- At his COVID-19 press briefing Tuesday, Gov. Phil Scott said Vermont could reach his goal of 80% vaccination among eligible Vermonters as soon as Memorial Day weekend, but would likely hit the mark sometime in the middle of next week.
”If you take the number of people (...

Gov. Phil Scott

MONTPELIER- At his COVID-19 emergency briefing on Friday, Gov. Phil Scott Issued a challenge to Vermonters, promising to lift COVID-19 restrictions the day it’s determined 80% of Vermonters have been vaccinated with at least one dose. Agency of Human Services Secretary Mike Smith said...

Department of Financial Regulation Commissioner Michael Pieciak
MONTPELIER- Vermont continues to lead the nation in vaccine uptake, and the results can be seen in falling COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations, and deaths, state officials said Tuesday. 
Agency of Human Services Secretary Mike Smith the state is closing in on the milestone of 400,000...


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