The University of Vermont was not the only school to welcome back students on Friday. Move-in also began for students at Northern Vermont University at Lyndon. Student leader Alexander Huff says a lot has changed in the move-in process for the first year, and returning students.
The pandemic has cut many vacations, including in the Adirondacks, where tourism plays a major role in the local economy. Our Kelly O’Brien spoke with Lake Placid businesses to get an update on the summer.
Vermont health care regulators have approved a rate hike for the two biggest health insurance companies doing business in the state. So why are regulators raising rates in the middle of a pandemic? Our Calvin Cutler explains.
Concerns about college students returning to Vermont came up in the state's weekly COVID-19 data presentation. But state officials say all the data points to Vermont's ability to handle any new cases. Our Cat Viglienzoni reports.
UVM students started moving in on campus Friday. That has some worried about a spike in COVID cases but UVM and state health officials believe the school's plans will keep the community safe. Our Christina Guessferd found out how families feel about the new safety protocols.
The first guilty plea has come down in the Kingdom Con fraud case, the largest such case in Vermont's history. Our Dom Amato has more on what this means for the city of Newport, which undoubtedly was the community most impacted by the scheme.
Mayo Clinic researchers reported a strong hint that blood plasma from COVID-19 survivors helps other patients recover, but it’s not proof and some experts worry if, amid clamor for the treatment, they’ll ever get a clear answer.
A federal judge threw out a lawsuit by an Arizona woman who claimed New York’s 14-day quarantine requirement for travelers from hotspot coronavirus states infringed on her “fundamental right to travel.”
You’ve heard of free little libraries, where community members can pick up and drop off books at neighborhood book exchanges. Now, there are little free pantries doing the exact same thing with food in Burlington.
A group of New Hampshire notables has recorded public service announcements to get the word out to residents that they can vote absentee in the state primary and general election during the coronavirus pandemic.
As we get set to send kids back to school, questions remain about what will happen if and when COVID-19 cases arise in classrooms. Here's what our Olivia Lyons learned about the protocols from Vermont's epidemiologist.
Burlington's City Council this week unanimously passed a reparations resolution, making it one of the first cities in the country to formally explore how to make amends for slavery. The idea is to study how Vermont benefited from slavery and make apologies and amends as necessary.
It's been a day years in the making for the city of Burlington. Officials announced Thursday that one of the most challenging pieces of the Bike Path Rehabilitation Project in the South End is now complete.
Remote learning during the pandemic can be challenging but it's also opening new doors. UVM and Jackson State University are about 1,500 miles apart. But students at both institutions are now sharing classes and perspectives. Our Cat Viglienzoni shows you how.
The pandemic is forcing a dramatic shift in teaching and learning this year, creating unprecedented challenges for schools, teachers, parents and students. Our Celine McArthur got some expert advice on how you can prepare.
Local libraries are getting some renewed interest as schools are set to reopen. Our Kiernan Brisson finds out what library services and resources families are using to prepare for a very different educational experience.
After a historic turnout Tuesday for Vermont’s primary election, the winners are refocusing on the November general election and Vermont Democrats are stressing the need to unite the Progressive and moderate wings of the party.