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Vermont reporters are providing a summary of key takeaways on the coronavirus, the agreement between union officials and lawmakers on pension reform and more for Tuesday, January 11. Want the daily VPR news in podcast form? Get up and running in less than 15 minutes with Frequency every morning of the week. How about an …

Posted: January 9, 2022 / 12:45 a.m. EST / Update: January 9, 2022 / 12:45 a.m. EST FILE – Visitors to a shopping mall cast shadows as they walk through a health checkpoint in Beijing, China on December 14, 2021. Tianjin, a major Chinese port city near the capital Beijing, began to mass test its …

In 2022, the New England College of Optometry will celebrate 50 years of its students training and serving patients in community health centers across the region. As the first school of optometry to design and create such a model of clinical training, NECO has influenced thousands of optometrists and optometry itself. Here is the story …

The Education Department has launched a COVID-19 command center to improve communication between school districts and principals to minimize infections and prevent school closures, the mayor said Monday morning. Eric Adams and Chancellor of Schools David Banks. During an appearance in the Bronx, Adams said the command center would be in operation to combat the …

7 p.m. ET Paolo uggettiESPN ARLINGTON, Texas – The home that Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones built continues to be the home of Alabama coach Nick Saban. In No.1 Alabama’s seventh appearance in the college football playoffs, the sport’s dominant power over the past decade has beaten No.4 Cincinnati, the first non-Power 5 team in …

In the wake of Michael Brown’s death in 2014, and again after the murder of George Floyd in 2020, cities and counties across the United States pledged to do more to address systemic racism. Many have used tools to help them view policy changes through a racial equity lens and how they might affect minority …

Over the past few weeks, the retired Austin, Texas school librarian, along with three other library professionals, has spearheaded a grassroots effort known as #FReadom. Their goal is to fight the tide of book-related challenges in the state and create a space for school librarians to help each other. “We wanted to state that we …

HELENA – About $ 3.8 million in federal funds to expand after-school programs will be allocated this week, as planned, said Superintendent of Public Instruction Elsie Arntzen – although organizations seeking the money won’t have never submitted a formal request. “Our goal is not to turn anyone away,” she told MTN News in an interview …

SAUQUOIT, NY – Hundreds of people lined up to get vaccinated at Sauquoit Valley Elementary School on Wednesday. “I think that makes it accessible. What it might do later is give people the option if they choose to be vaccinated,” Sauquoit Superintendent Ron Wheelock said. This vaccination capsule follows a theme that Upstate Family Health …

Ka’ila Farrell-Smith, a member of the Klamath Tribes, is one of the plaintiffs in a lawsuit against the Oregon Department of Justice’s TITAN Fusion Center. The lawsuit was filed on Tuesday, December 14, 2021. Conrad Wilson / OPB Tribe members, conservationists and community organizers filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the Oregon Department of Justice for …