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WHITINGHAM- Twin Valley principals at Tuesday evening’s school board meeting said the return to in-person classes has been going very well.  Well enough, in fact, that it appears some parents who chose the Vermont Virtual Learning Cooperative’s remote learning program, may be switching to the in-...
READSBORO- Principals at last Wednesday’s Southern Valley School Board meeting reported that the first week of school under COVID-19 guidelines went smoothly for teachers and for students.  
Readsboro Principal Wilmer Chavarria described the community as “happy” about the school opening,...

River Valleys board meeting
DOVER - At Monday’s meeting of the River Valleys Unified Union School District board, the board got encouraging news about air quality testing at Wardsboro Elementary. In other matters, principals Matt Martyn and Tammy Bates said the schools’ students and staffs are getting into the swing of the...
DEERFIELD VALLEY - At its meeting on Wednesday, September 16, the governing board of the Deerfield Valley Communications Union District said the district will use most of a $100,000 grant to conduct a pole study in the district’s towns that are most in need of connectivity. In addition, vice...
WILMINGTON- At their regular meeting Tuesday evening, Twin Valley School Board members reluctantly turned down a proposal for a Wings-sponsored program that would have served students on remote learning days.
The program, proposed by Wings directors Maria Stewart and Katie Boyd, would have...
MONTPELIER- Gov. Phil Scott gave his economic "spigot" another quarter turn today, with an announcement that restaurants and lodging facilities could increase their capacity, if they comply with guidelines.
Gov. Scott said restaurants could serve meals and drinks at their bar and counter...

State board of education chair John Carroll at Wednesday's board meeting
Readsboro and Halifax school districts to separate next summer MONTPELIER- Southern Valley Unified Union School District will cease to exist on July 1, 2021, and the independent school districts of Halifax and Readsboro will begin operating on the same date.  The state board of...

Gov. Phil Scott, left, and Dr. Anthony Fauci share a laugh in this screenshot from Tuesday’s press conference. Fauci joined the event via video.
MONTPELIER- Dr. Anthony Fauci praised Vermont’s successful response to the COVID-19 epidemic, saying it should be the model for the nation.
Fauci joined Gov. Phil Scott and administration officials for a press briefing on Tuesday.  “I want to congratulate you and all of the officials in...

Rep. Laura Sibilia
DOVER - At Monday’s meeting of the River Valleys Unified Union School District, board member Rep. Laura Sibilia said she is not optimistic that there will be movement on fixing the state’s pupil weighting system during the Legislature’s current emergency session, and she sounded the alarm about...
DOVER - At Monday’s meeting of the River Valleys Unified Union School District Board, principals Tammy Bates and Matt Martyn updated the board about school starting, Windham Central Supervisory Union Superintendent Bill Anton said work on the schools’ HVAC systems is underway, and board member...

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