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Walgreens in Wilmington
WILMINGTON - A complaint filed in June by the Vermont Office of Professional Regulation against Walgreens alleges that mismanagement, a lack of professional oversight, and not adhering to regulations has led to unsafe working conditions for Walgreens employees and dangerous health issues for...

A past fireworks show over Mount Snow. Facebook
By Amelia Nick 
SOUTHERN VERMONT- The Deerfield Valley will have many Fourth of July events and celebrations this weekend happening everywhere from Wardsboro to Brattleboro. 
In Dover, on Friday July 1, Mount Snow will host a base area block party with live music by the Drew Angus...

Wardsboro’s internet speeds are expected to rise from 80 Mbps to six Gbps, the equivalent of 6,000 Mbps. File Photo
WARDSBORO - On Tuesday, Comcast announced it will expand its fiberoptic network to five new towns, including Wardsboro and Stratton, in the coming months. The company will also expand its network farther into Jamaica, which it currently serves part of. 
In a statement released Tuesday,...

Kayakers enjoy a leisurely paddle on Snow Lake in front of Snow Lake Lodge. Mount Snow’s master plan calls for the elimination of the lake, as the water is no longer used for snowmaking and is having negative effects on surrounding river ecosystems. Randy Capitani
DOVER- Mount Snow held a virtual public meeting Monday evening to discuss their Act 250 master plan renewal application. Peter Smiar, a civil engineer with Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, or VHB, in Burlington, explained that the master plan document was required of large developments such as Mount Snow...

A photo posted on the Jacksonville General Store’s Facebook page shows an open sign in the window of the former Briggs Automotive space, now home to the general store. Facebook
JACKSONVILLE - After a period of about seven months with no grocery option in Jacksonville, as of this week, the town has multiple options: The Jacksonville Country Store, in the spot where the town’s general store has historically been, and the Jacksonville General Store across the street, where...
WILMINGTON- School board members found themselves locked out of Twin Valley Elementary School as they gathered for their regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday evening, but took advantage of the pleasant weather to meet “al fresco” at the school’s picnic tables.
Board members heard a report...
DEERFIELD VALLEY- Last week many parents of students attending Windham Southwest Supervisory Union schools were surprised by an email or robocall announcing a change in the weekly school calendar.  Starting the first week of school next year, student will be released from school at 12:45 pm every...

Dress rehearsal for the Wings Program’s upcoming show, “Chasing Midnight.” Katie Boyd
WILMINGTON - This weekend marks a milestone for the Wings Community Program. After a three-year pause due to the pandemic, this weekend marks the return of the Wings youth theater production to the stage at Memorial Hall. 
The show is called “Chasing Midnight: The Untold Story of a Wish...
WILMINGTON - Those who have traveled east in the past month or so have likely clocked new road conditions, thanks to an ongoing Route 9 reconstruction project. From Marlboro to Brattleboro, the pavement is gone. Route 9, regarded by many as one of the more challenging highways in the region, has...
MONTPELIER - Vermont Secretary of State Jim Condos announced Friday, June 24, as the official start of early voting for the Vermont statewide primary election, to be held on Tuesday, August 9. To vote early in the August primaries voters must request a ballot. Vermont voters have been mailed a...

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