DERBY â State Senator John Rodgers of Glover has hit the ground running. A member of the Senate Institutions Committee, which handles education construction funding, Rodgers and his committee colleagues are considering a 6.7 percent increase in the Education Fund proposed by the Governor and financially protecting small schools from bearing the burden of school choice.
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NEWPORTâWhile the North Country girls basketball team had a tough time scoring on Monday night, they did show some real progress with their defensive game despite losing to the Burlington Seahorses 46-21.
"We showed some real improvement on defense tonight," said NCU coach Christiane Brown.
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