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Sunday, July 12th, 2020

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Kiwanis Pool Still Evaluating If And How It Could Open

The St. Johnsbury Kiwanis Club continues to evaluate whether it can successfully and safely open the community pool this summer. Read more

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LI Students: Most Will Be On Campus 1 Day A Week

LYNDON CENTER — Parents, students, and community members gathered in the Lyndon Institute library on Wednesday evening to hear plans for returning to school on Aug. 24. Read more

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Health Department Offers Recent Glimpse At COVID-19 Cases

The Vermont Health Department unveiled a new feature to their coronavirus reporting dashboard this week, a way to only view recent cases of COVID-19. Read more

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St. Johnsbury School: Looking To Offer Hybrid Return To School

ST. JOHNSBURY — The St. Johnsbury School is seeking input on how to best roll out a hybrid model that will allow a combination of physical attendance and remote instruction. Read more

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Walk-Through Planned Of Danville School Building

DANVILLE — The Danville school board and administration discussed school opening during a meeting via Zoom on Tuesday evening. Read more

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North Country:Businesses Receiving COVID-19 Main Street Relief Money

As they struggle to stay afloat, retain employees and help keep the local economy going, some businesses and organizations in the North Country are receiving Main Street relief money under the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. Read more

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Annual Burke Fall Festival Canceled

The Burke Area Chamber of Commerce board of directors canceled the Burke Fall Festival after considering news related to the COVID-19 pandemic and consulting with volunteers. Read more

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Catamount Presents Thank God for Science and Back to the Future at NVU

Catamount Arts and NVU will feature live music and a family-friendly movie this weekend as part of their Drive-In to Stay Safe summer programming series. NVU-Johnson will host live music from the irresistibly eclectic band Thank God for Science, known for their evocative psychedelic riffs, on Saturday, July 11, at 7 p.m. NVU-Lyndon will present the Michael J. Fox classic, “Back to the Future,” on Sunday, July 12. The movie will begin at sunset, but parking opens at 7:30 for special pre-show entertainment at 8:00 p.m. Read more

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Regional News

Legal challenge to Sununu moves forward; museum to reopen

A challenge to New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu’s spending authority during the coronavirus pandemic is moving ahead, with both sides filing… Read more

Sununu signs one coronavirus-related bill, vetoes another

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Republican Gov. Chris Sununu vetoed two bills for a second time Friday, along with a third aimed at protecting renters… Read more

Anti-eviction effort starts; clam shack ends dining service

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Gov. Gina Raimondo on Friday announced a $7 million effort to help residents facing eviction. Read more

Vermont sees drop in average age of those who have virus

Statistics show that the average age of people becoming infected with the virus that causes COVID-19 is declining in Vermont, officials sai… Read more

Boston extends public housing rent moratorium amid pandemic

BOSTON (AP) — Boston's Housing Authority is extending its moratorium on nonessential evictions through the end of the year to give thousand… Read more

Infections rise among young, Catholic schools to reopen

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Catholic schools will reopen to in-class instruction this fall, while health officials keep an eye on rising infection… Read more

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Virus causes uncertainty for state lotteries

Boston (AP) — The coronavirus pandemic has been a rollercoaster for state lotteries across the country, with some getting a boost from the … Read more

State scales back unique contact tracing effort

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts has drastically scaled back its ambitious, statewide contract tracing effort to prevent spread of the coronavir… Read more

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National & World News

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Even during pandemic beekeeping remains an essential service

WASHINGTON (AP) — “Excuse me, can I ask what you’re doing here?” a resident in a southeast Washington neighborhood asks as Sean Kennedy and… Read more

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Coronavirus deaths take a long-expected turn for the worse

NEW YORK (AP) — A long-expected upturn in U.S. coronavirus deaths has begun, driven by fatalities in states in the South and West, accordin… Read more

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Pandemic, racism compound worries about Black suicide rate

CHICAGO (AP) — Jasmin Pierre was 18 when she tried to end her life, overdosing on whatever pills she could find. Diagnosed with depression … Read more

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Dozens of US Marines in Japan's Okinawa get coronavirus

TOKYO (AP) — Dozens of U.S. Marines have been infected with the coronavirus at two bases on the southern Japanese island of Okinawa in what… Read more

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COVID-19 heroes must jump through hoops for workers' comp

WASHINGTON (AP) — Read more

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Trump threatens to pull tax exemption for schools, colleges

In his push to get schools and colleges to reopen this fall, President Donald Trump is again taking aim at their finances, this time threat… Read more

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Church singing ban strikes sour note with California pastor

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Crossroads Community Church Senior Pastor Jim Clark wants to keep his 1,500 parishioners safe during the coronavi… Read more

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Trump undercuts health experts -- again -- in schools debate

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House seating chart spoke volumes. Read more

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