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Dover School Board Chair Rich Werner, left, gestures to make a point while school principal Matt Martyn looks on at Monday’s board meeting at Wardsboro School.
WARDSBORO - At the Dover School Board meeting on Monday, principal Matt Martyn said the school has experienced trouble with its water system this summer. Last year, the start of school was delayed due to issues with the water system. Though Martyn said school will not be delayed this year, the...

Tabi Freedman
DOVER - At Tuesday’s Dover Selectboard meeting, Tabi Freedman was appointed to act as the town’s zoning administrator and health officer. The board discussed two bids for IT support, which Freedman, a former IT engineer, offered to look at and weigh in on at a future meeting. Chair Josh Cohen...
WILMINGTON- Select­board members considered a proposed ordinance regulating vacant buildings at their regular meeting Tuesday evening.  
Wilmington Planning Commission Chair Cheryl LaFlamme told board members that Wilmington Economic Development Consultant Gretchen Havreluk brought the...
WARDSBORO - The Dover School’s international baccalaureate coordinators, Sue Neuman and Alison Sullivan, gave a presentation about the IB program to Wardsboro residents on Monday night. The presentation came after questions from Wardsboro residents  at several River Valleys Unified Union School...
WILMINGTON- Selectboard members are seeking input from businesses and residents on a proposed ordinance banning some single-use plastic bags.
The ordinance, loosely modeled on a Brattleboro ordinance that recently went into effect, was introduced at a meeting two weeks ago by board member...
WARDSBORO - The River Valleys Unified Union School District board said on Monday that it will add two items to this year’s ballot: one to determine how voters will elect school board officials, and one to determine how voters will vote on the unified district’s budget after 2019. 
For the...
NEWFANE- The Hermitage Club’s Haystack ski area may not be able to open for skiing this winter, according to a report by Alan Tantleff of FTI Consulting, the court-appointed receiver tasked with maintaining Hermitage properties under foreclosure by Berkshire Bank.
In a report filed with...
WILMINGTON - During a presentation hosted by the Hogback Mountain Conservation Association titled “Tiny Threats to our Biggest Mammals,” Scott Darling, of Vermont Fishing and Wildlife, told a crowd gathered at Memorial Hall on Wednesday that brainworm and winter ticks have been attacking Vermont’...
DOVER- Mount Snow Academy’s former alpine program director is suing the snow sports school and the head of the school for age discrimination, breach of contract, and damaging his summer alpine ski racing training business.
According to the suit, David Gregory, 60, of Intervale, NH, was...
Swimmers and sunbathers enjoying Green Mountain Beach at Lake Raponda earlier this summer.  The popular Wilmington beach has been closed twice this summer.                                                                                                                 Randy Capitani
WILMINGTON - Green Mountain Beach has been closed twice since June due to high E. coli levels in the water. According to Wilmington wastewater treatment plant chief operator John Lazelle, no specific reason for higher-than-average levels has been identified, but weather and septic systems could...

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