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DOVER- Selectboard members approved an application for a state recreation grant funded by the federal American Rescue Plan Act  at their regular meeting Tuesday evening. 
The selectboard’s approval of the grant application was based on a recommendation by the Dover Trails Committee,...
DOVER- At their regular meeting Tuesday evening, selectboard members gave firefighters a pay raise, returned to their ongoing nepotism policy discussion, and pondered an offer of free trail repair from an outdoor enthusiasts’ group. 
West Dover Fire Chief Rich Werner asked the board to...

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MONTPELIER- Gov. Phil Scott and administration officials at Tuesday’s COVID-19 press conference said vaccines are working, and the risk of COVID-19 to fully-vaccinated Vermonters is low. 
Gov. Scott also said that Dr. Anthony Fauci told participants at Tuesday’s call with governors and...
READSBORO- The Readsboro Selectboard met on Wednesday, August 11. They discussed ongoing issues such as abandoned properties in the village and road repairs on Bosley Hill. They  also looked at new business such as a net-metering contract, the resignation of a town official, and new ventures from...
BRATTLEBORO - The Friends of Brooks Memorial Library have sprung back to life with lots of news.
First, the FOBL invites people to an ice cream social fundraiser, Thursday, August 19, from 4 to 6 pm, at the Kiwanis Shelter in Memorial Park. The suggested donation is $4 per cone. While...
BURLINGTON - Four Seasons Sotheby’s International Realty announces a strategic partnership with  Peerage Realty Partners Inc. The latter  has  acquired a majority partnership interest in Four Seasons, a premium real estate brokerage in Vermont and New Hampshire.   
Tom Heney will continue...
WINDHAM COUNTY – State planners invite the public to attend one of two meetings in August to hear a presentation and offer their comments and suggestions on the West, Williams, and Saxtons rivers and adjacent Connecticut River Tributaries Tactical Basin Draft Plan.
This plan has been...

James Saulnier (left) and Mark Chapman (right) with the Quilters of Deerfield Valley’s memorial quilt.
DOVER - On Sunday, August 1, at Dover Park, the Quilters of Deerfield Valley presented Mark “Chappie” Chapman and James Saulnier handmade quilts of valor for their dedication and service to the country.
Chapman was drafted in 1972 and became an Army medic of the 36th Medic Division, in...
Walk-in vaccination clinics in the Deerfield Valley and nearby communities this week include:
Thursday, August 12, from 5 to 8 pm, at the Retreat Farm  Food Truck Roundup, 45 Farmhouse Square, Brattleboro (Pfizer, first dose).  
Friday, August 13, from 4 to 8 pm at the Halifax...

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WILMINGTON- This year’s Deerfield Valley Farmers’ Day Fair has been canceled, for the second time in two years, but organizers say they’re looking forward to returning with new fair activities, along with old favorites in 2022.   
DVFDF Assistant Vice President Tessa Adams Viall says this...

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