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DOVER - At the Dover Selectboard’s meeting on Tuesday, police chief Randy Johnson updated the board about possible changes to the way the state charges towns for dispatching. In addition, the board amended a recently-released decision on a vicious dog hearing, and it asked the Green Mountain...
DOVER - The River Valleys Unified Union School District held a well-attended meeting on Zoom on Monday at which the board discussed its recent decision to reopen despite administrator recommendations regarding its schools’ HVAC systems, and its subsequent decision to purchase air purifiers for...
DOVER - Due to projected low ridership, the River Valleys Unified Union School District will not be operating its bus to Brattleboro Area Middle School and Brattleboro Union High School this year. 
The bus was originally approved by voters at Dover’s Town Meeting in 2018 at a cost of $25,...
DOVER - At Monday’s meeting of the River Valleys Unified Union School District Board, a motion introduced by board member Laura Sibilia to move the board’s meetings to in-person was defeated. Board members who voted against the motion expressed concern that other public bodies that have...

The Watch Hill estate formerly owned by Donna and Jim Barnes, in Westerly, RI, was sold at a bankruptcy auction in March. File photo
HARTFORD, CT- A Connecticut District Bankruptcy Court judge has granted a motion for a settlement with a group of Hermitage creditors in Donna Barnes’ personal bankruptcy case.
In his decision, Judge James Tancredi rejected an objection by Hermitage creditor Reinhart Foodservice in which...
WILMINGTON - Voices of Hope held its monthly meeting on Zoom on Tuesday, August 25. At the meeting, Robin Rieske, a prevention consultant with the Department of Health, said overdose deaths are up from a year ago. In addition, town nurse Jennifer Fitzgerald briefed the group about an upcoming...
WILMINGTON- At a special meeting Monday evening, Twin Valley School Board members asked Wings program directors to move forward with a proposal for a Wednesday remote learning supervision program for elementary students. 
Under the supervisory union’s hybrid school schedule this year,...
WHITINGHAM- Twin Valley School Board members discussed the district’s strategy to meet requirements under a federal program that will provide free meals for every student at a special meeting Monday evening.
 But meals won’t be free beginning this year.  Or maybe they will, but through a...
MONTPELIER - At a press conference on Friday, Vermont Health Commissioner Dr. Mark Levine said Vermont will not follow new CDC guidance about testing and travel. In addition, Levine said guidance on flu vaccination, particularly for younger Vermonters, will be forthcoming in the next several...
By Mike Eldred
READSBORO- Southern Valley School District will not offer a pre-K program this year, board members decided at a special meeting on Thursday, August 20. The board’s decision to suspend the pre-K program for a year followed a discussion at a meeting Wednesday evening and a...

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