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At least 10 Vermont municipalities have adopted some form of a mask mandate in two weeks since the Legislature passed a bill granting that authority to towns. Though Gov. Phil Scott signed the bill into law, he’s repeatedly said he thinks mandates aren’t needed at this stage of the pandemic — and might even be counterproductive and cause division in communities.
  • Two nurses, away from home. Plus, staffing shortages in mental health care, Vermont pushes for more from the Sacklers, and COVID protocols at the Statehouse.
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Brave Little State journeys into the weird world of Vermont's favorite jam band to explore the culture of "phandom” and Phish’s early roots here.

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