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WILMINGTON- After a year of Hollywood Squares-style video conferences, the atmosphere at the Tuesday, June 29, in-person meeting of Voices of Hope felt like friends reuniting after a long separation. Representatives from a range of service organizations and individuals working locally introduced...
By Mike Eldred
DEERFIELD VALLEY- Areas of the valley that have been without internet for decades may soon have access to high-speed fiber-optic service, thanks to an agreement approved by the Deerfield Valley Communications District board at a special meeting on Thursday, July 1.  
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No-parking signs have been placed along Route 100 in an attempt to curb roadside parking at Snow Republic Brewery. Mike Eldred
DOVER- Selectboard members discussed a request for a police department “nepotism policy,” and heard from a local resident regarding an ongoing parking problem at a Dover business at their regular meeting Tuesday evening. 
Board members discussed a letter from Rep. Laura Sibilia requesting...
WILMINGTON- Rescue Inc. will be hosting a COVID-19 vaccination clinic at the Wilmington Antique & Flea Market on Route 9. Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson vaccines will be available. This will be on Thursday, July 8, from 3 to 7 pm. Sign-ups are available online or people can walkin. Same-...
READSBORO- The Readsboro Selectboard met on Wednesday, June 13. After a couple of months of meeting at St. Joachim’s Church parish hall, the board has returned, with the permission of the Windham Southwest Supervisory Union, to the gymnasium of Readsboro Central School.  The Readsboro town...
WEST DOVER- A total of 68 voters cast ballots in a North Branch Fire District special election on Monday, June 28, with the vote apparently split between two factions of candidates. Candidates Ken Westby and Peter Edwards were elected to the prudential committee with 55 votes each.  Tom Ferrazza...
WILMINGTON- Construction on Wilmington’s new public safety facility has been underway for almost two months, and officials say everything is on track for an on-time and on-budget completion next spring.
A new public safety facility has been a priority for the town since the current police...

Agency of Human Services Secretary Mike Smith
MONTPELIER- Gov. Phil Scott and members of his administration reported on the latest pandemic developments at their weekly COVID-19 press conference Tuesday, and responded to questions about a class action lawsuit filed by Vermont Legal Aid.
The lawsuit was filed on behalf of Vermonters...
Plans include a new beginner lift WILMINGTON- Representatives of the Hermitage Member Club presented permit changes to a previously approved maintenance building, and sought approval for the construction of a “magic carpet” beginner lift in a hearing before the development...
MANCHESTER- Burr and Burton Academy has been accused of mishandling a reported sexual assault. The accusations were made in a since-deleted Facebook post in May. 
Anna, a recent Burr and Burton Academy graduate and creator of the post, took to social media to share her story. Because Anna...

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