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Resident Tom Oakley talks at Thursday’s presentation.
DOVER - On Thursday, October 3, the Dover School Board held a special meeting in which board members, parents, teachers, and administrators touted the Dover School’s recent certification as an International Baccalaureate as a community asset that can be leveraged by real estate agents as a reason...

The Carinthia Base Lodge is nearing completion, as seen in this August 16 photo.
DOVER- Mount Snow officials say that construction on the new $22 million Carinthia Base Lodge will be completed before ski season opens this year.
The 42,000-square-foot facility has been under construction since spring 2017 and now, over a year later, the lodge is almost ready for...
WILMINGTON - On Friday, October 4, Southwestern Vermont Medical Center officials unveiled plans for a completely renovated Deerfield Valley Campus, which will include improved exam rooms and additional services including telemedicine, allowing patients to hold high-tech video conferences with...
WARDSBORO - At the Monday, October 1, River Valleys Unified School District Board meeting, Windham Central Supervisory Union Superintendent Bill Anton said he recommends that a committee be formed to evaluate the district’s transportation policies. Potential language for an intradistrict school...
WARDSBORO - At its next meeting, the River Valleys Unified School District board will discuss what to call its elementary schools. The planned discussion comes after board member Dwight Boerem called into question a frequent talking point from chair Rich Werner: that by merging, the two schools...

This job growth chart shows the difference between the Burlington area, top line, and the rest of Vermont, bottom line, since the Great Recession began a decade ago. Officials in Bennington and Windham counties hope a new Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy can help improve job availability and grow the workforce in southern Vermont.
WILMINGTON- The second of five goal-setting meetings for the Southern Vermont Economic Development Zone Comprehensive Economic Development Strategies was held Monday, September 25, at the old high school. The Southern Vermont Zone CEDS will focus on both Windham and Bennington counties.
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Wilmington was badly damaged by flooding from Tropical Storm Irene in 2011. The measurements of the flood are marked on the Wilmington Police Department's building.
WILMINGTON - A GoFundMe campaign has been launched with the goal of raising flood relief funds for Wilmington, NC. The campaign was the idea of Shelley Lockyear, manager of The Nutmeg. Lockyear says that this weekend, The Nutmeg will donate $1 from every meal purchased from The Nutmeg’s food...
WHITINGHAM- As the trees turn from green to gold , Whitingham will celebrate the change in seasons with a fall festival from 9 am to 4 pm on Saturday, October 13, organized by community member Darlene Dukette-Betit.
All proceeds from the bake sale and vendor space profits will go to...
DOVER - A motion to fund GPS units for Dover’s trails-focused search and rescue group out of economic development funds was approved at the Dover Selectboard’s meeting on Tuesday. At the board’s last meeting, a similar motion failed after several board members said they felt the expenditure...
WILMINGTON - Did you know that visitors to the Crafts Inn have included Norman Rockwell, President Calvin Coolidge, and President William Howard Taft, and that in the early 1900s, milk used to be delivered to the inn by a horse-drawn sleigh? Or that in the spot where the town offices now sit...

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