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WILMINGTON- Local readiness and response to the coronavirus pandemic topped discussions at Tuesday evening’s selectboard meeting. 
Although the town has closed public access to all town buildings, including town hall, the meeting was held under an exemption that allows for necessary...

The bi-town committee is frustrated that it can’t get the state’s attention to approve signs similar to this, to keep visitors off back roads. File photo
WILMINGTON - At a meeting of the Bi-town Economic Development Committee on Thursday, March 5, committee members reviewed a presentation about a $100,000 bi-town marketing campaign funded by Wilmington and Dover. The bi-town marketing committee intends to ask the towns’ boards for a re-up on that...
Press conference highlights problems faced by schools around the state MONTPELIER- School officials from across the state joined legislators at a press conference Wednesday afternoon to demand the Legislature take action to implement recommendations in the Agency of Education’s...
DEERFIELD VALLEY - On Wednesday, members of the Deerfield Valley Broadband Working Group convened by phone and video conference. The virtual meeting was held in place of a regularly scheduled meeting due to concerns about COVID-19 (coronavirus). During the meeting, the group discussed next steps...
WILMINGTON- Voters burned through this year’s Town Meeting warrant so quickly, the electorate opted to skip the lunch break and finish the meeting early. 
Voters nixed the selectboard’s plan to appoint town clerks, and agreed to fund a public facilities plan and engineering study, and...
WHITINGHAM- Twin Valley Unified Union School District’s budget passed by a wide margin in voting Tuesday, and Whitingham will send an all new-slate of school directors to the Twin Valley School Board.
In Whitingham, all three school board seats were up for election this year.  Christy...
WILMINGTON- Whitingham and Wilmington residents gathered under the leaking ceiling in the Twin Valley Elementary School cafetorium Tuesday evening for Twin Valley School District’s budget information and annual meeting.
At a regular board meeting held earlier in the evening, board members...
WILMINGTON- Voters at Wilmington’s Town Meeting will decide whether to cede their power to elect the town clerk and town treasurer to the selectboard.  
Article 4 of the Town Meeting warrant asks voters to “authorize the selectboard to appoint a town clerk,” and Article 5 asks the same...
Dispatching services could run up big charges WILMINGTON- At Tuesday evening’s selectboard meeting, Wilmington Police Chief Matt Murano warned board members the town could be facing a big bill from the state if changes proposed by the Vermont Department of Public Safety are...

Ann Manwaring, right, was recognized for her years of service to the town of Wilmington at the selectboard meeting Tuesday. Manwaring is not seeking reelection to the board. Looking on are board member Sarah Fisher, left, and town manager Scott Tucker. Mike Eldred
WILMINGTON- Selectboard members approved funding from the town’s 1% local option tax fund for work at the Old School Community Center at their regular meeting Tuesday evening. 
Old School Enrichment Council members met with the board to request $40,000 in funding for repairs and capital...

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