Amid Covid-19 outbreaks, staffing shortages and behavioral problems, Vermont’s students are likely out of class more than ever before.
Elementary and middle schools in the Granite City have had more total Covid-19 cases than in any other community. Parents and administrators are concerned about the long-term impacts.
Meanwhile, “due to the large number of Covid-19 cases” across the state, the health department on Saturday said it would prioritize contact tracing people “at higher risk.”
Veterans spoke at City Hall Park following the parade, which marked the first Veterans Day Barre City schools were in session.
Will we swear, on the thousands of lives lost, to resolve our differences with others through peaceful means, recognizing our common humanity, and the universal desire to live in peace grounded in justice?
When American soldiers fight and die in battle, it isn’t for the physical flag but the freedom and democracy it represents, which includes both flying it proudly or incinerating it in protest.
Editors of ‘The Almanac of American Politics’ share their Vermont gubernatorial outlook with VTDigger readers in the latest edition of the prestigious 50-year-old publication, due out in August.
A new system is emerging in Vermont: The use of mental health clinicians who work with police to intervene with people in crisis.
Authorities allege the man stole an SUV and caused multiple crashes between Barre and Bolton. No one was killed, and police said only minor injuries resulted.
Lee Morrigan will not face any jail time or fines for refusing to provide information to police about the disappearance of Ralph Jean-Marie of Barre.
One of the Covid-19 relief bills increased and standardized the child tax credit, which will arrive as a monthly payment this year. Households who did not file a 2020 tax return are eligible but will need to register online.
‘I’d like to consider everyone to be good people, but it seems like one of the reasons why there’s not much pressure out there to find out what happened is because he’s a Black male.’
More richness and variety in the kinds of people living, working, and engaging in our communities means more ideas, contributions, and creativity here in our state. Different ideas and experiences are a good thing.
Delayed by the pandemic, one-fifth of the state’s municipalities will decide local leaders, spending and special articles this April, May, June and, in at least one case, July.