News

Dr. Mark Levine speaks at Tuesday's press conference.
Dr. Mark Levine speaks at Tuesday's press conference.
MONTPELIER - At a press conference on Tuesday, Vermont Health Commissioner Dr. Mark Levine reported new cases of COVID-19 and warned that the virus is still “very present and widespread.” Levine also commented on several recent global developments with the virus and shared encouraging data about...
WARDSBORO - At an emergency meeting held on Zoom Friday morning, the River Valleys Unified Union School District Board voted to expend $14,700 on air purifiers for each classroom in the district’s two schools, Wardsboro Elementary and the Dover School.    The expenditure comes after lengthy...
DOVER - In response to a swastika being painted on the shoulder of Route 100 on Friday, the Dover Selectboard read aloud and signed a resolution on Tuesday condemning hate speech in the town. 
“We do not know who is responsible for this, and do not know their motives,” said the resolution...
Ventilation systems need upgrades to help reduce COVID risk DOVER- At its regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, the River Valleys Unified Union School District board voted unanimously to open its buildings for in-person instruction on September 8, despite recommendations from...
HALIFAX- Southern Valley Union School Board is seeking the advice of an attorney specializing in education law to help them ensure the state board of education swiftly approves the dissolution of their union. 
“We want to know if there’s a next step that we have to do,” said SVUSB chair...

Vermont Education Secretary Dan French
MONTPELIER- Gov. Phil Scott and his administration announced measures to increase child care availability as schools across the state plan “hybrid” school reopenings.
According to Agency of Education Secretary Dan French, the majority of supervisory unions in the state are planning to...
HARTFORD, CT- The plaintiff in an uncontested case against James Barnes can’t get a judgment for damages, thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Hartford Superior Court Judge Mark H. Taylor has twice deferred a decision on a motion for judgment by Fidelity National Title Insurance Company in...

Tony Tribuno
WILMINGTON-  Selectboard members appointed Tony Tribuno to fill a vacant selectboard seat at their regular meeting Tuesday evening.  
The appointment followed interviews of three prospective board members, including Tribuno, Wilmington Works Program Coordinator Meg Staloff, and Wilmington...
DOVER - At the selectboard’s meeting on Tuesday, Pastor Jeremy Kirk, of the West Dover Congregational Church, urged the board to take swift action on a proposed disc golf course on the town’s trails and recreation property known as Horace Hill. 
Last year, the board engaged Weston &...

Josh Cohen
DOVER - At its regularly-scheduled meeting on Tuesday, the Dover Selectboard accepted the resignation of chair Josh Cohen. The board decided it would appoint a member for the remainder of Cohen’s term. An election to either retain the appointee or elect someone else will take place at Town...

Pages

The Deerfield Valley News

797 VT Route 100 North
Wilmington, VT 05363

Phone: 802-464-3388
Fax: 802-464-7255

Comment Here