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Archive - Apr 1, 2014 - News Article

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Derby Select Board To Revisit D.L. Zoning Change Proposal

April 1, 2014

The Derby Select Board decided Monday evening to hold another hearing on changing the zoning bylaw in Derby Line. Two weeks ago the select board voted to deny the changes the Derby Line trustees wanted, leading to an uproar of residents and village leaders.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Wednesday for the complete story.

State Senate Passes Involuntary Medication Bill

April 1, 2014

DERBY - The Vermont State Senate has passed a controversial involuntary medication bill and sent it to the House Judiciary Committee. The mental health bill focuses on people in need of help but can’t be forced to take drugs and involuntarily commit them to a hospital. Representative Vicki Strong said she understands the bill’s intent, but has problems with the language.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Wednesday for the complete story.

School Choice Funding Raises Hackles

April 1, 2014

BARTON - School choice was a hot topic for Lake Region board members at Monday’s education-legislation summit.
School choice allows students the opportunity to apply for admission to other school districts. The student has the option to transfer to any school district in the state. The Legislature has created a formula based on student enrollment that determines how many students the school is required to enroll each year.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Wednesday for the complete story.

Small School Aid In Jeopardy

April 1, 2014

BARTON - A legislator/educator summit held at Lake Region Union High School on Monday evening was well attended. Faculty, administrators, and school board members were able to ask questions and share information with area legislators.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Wednesday for the complete story.

Albany Fire Department Recovering

April 1, 2014

ALBANY - Last August firefighters from this small town, with the assistance of other communities, battled a blaze a little close to home - their own fire station.
The intentionally-set fire destroyed much of the department’s equipment, including its fire trucks. Thanks to other communities, who lent trucks and other gear, the Albany Fire Department got back on its feet in two days.

Please see The Newport Daily Express Wednesday for the complete story.

 

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