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Barbara Godfrey, of South Burlington, gets a ride to her vaccination appointment on Feb. 25 from David Chenette of the St. John Vanney Parish Mercy Corps. If you need to a lift to a COVID-19 vaccination appointment, the St. John Vianney Parish Mercy Corps can provide one. Call in advance at 864-4166, ext 204, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday to schedule. This service is availab…

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Along with February report cards, South Burlington elementary school principals sent a letter asking families to accept the reality that it is unlikely kids will catch up to academic benchmarks by June.

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Can’t believe we have reached Town Meeting Day week? Already eight weeks have passed legislating virtually in the 2021 Vermont legislative session, looking forward to a May adjournment.

Stowe High School hosts a two-day COVID-19 testing clinic this weekend amid reports that the town has registered more virus cases than any other in Lamoille County during the past two weeks.

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Town Meeting Day a well-attended, paragon of participatory democracy in Vermont, has suffered this year because of COVID-19 bans on gathering — but was the tradition headed out before the pandemic?

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Town Meeting Day a well-attended, paragon of participatory democracy in Vermont, has suffered this year because of COVID-19 bans on gathering — but was the tradition headed out before the pandemic?

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The COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc with sports worldwide — canceling competitions, shortening seasons, pro teams playing to empty seats and drastic drops in revenue.

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Jan. 6, 2021, will forever mark a day of infamy for our nation. It will be remembered because our beloved Capitol building — the very heart of our democracy — was stormed and laid under siege.

A lawsuit filed against Vail Resorts on behalf of three employees is seeking class action status and alleges the company has repeatedly violated federal labor laws as well as state labor laws in Colorado, California, Utah, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Washington, New York, Vermont and Michigan.

Vermont has joined a bipartisan coalition of 37 attorneys general in suing Google for anticompetitive conduct, according to a press release from Attorney General T.J. Donovan.

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Vermont Attorney General T.J. Donovan has come down on the side of transparency when it comes to releasing names of teenagers involved in fatal or serious crashes or providing names of children that have been abducted or lost.

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The Vermont Secretary of State’s Office has received threats against its elections team, with messages from an unnamed individual saying workers who oversaw the 2020 election process should be executed by firing squad.

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Gov. Phil Scott on Tuesday afternoon told reporters that he cast his vote for former Vice President Joe Biden, the Democrat, a line other Republican governors — even others critical of President Donald Trump — haven’t been willing to cross.

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Ashley Prout McAvey of Shelburne finally breathed a sigh of relief on Oct. 8, when Governor Phil Scott signed a bill making it illegal in Vermont to buy and sell most products, like ivory, composed of animal parts from endangered wildlife.

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