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Covid Levels Remain High

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On May 19, 2022, VtDigger reported that Covid levels in the state remained high. This article…

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Mixed Messages

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These were two stories in VtDigger's May 18, 2022, morning news headlines email, placed next to each…

WELLSPRING: Centering Chant for Uncertain Times

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I am a composer living in Braintree. My husband and I got Covid at the beginning of March 2020, the…

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Covid ‘Common Sense’ (Poem)

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Title chosen with apologies to Tom Paine.

First two stanzas:

I’m not afraid of Covid,
Of…

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Covid’s Gone a’ Roving (Poem)

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I wrote these verses over a year ago; a group of impressions ripped—as they say—from the headlines,…

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Vermont Winds Down Covid Vaccines; BA.2 Subvariant Increases

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“Most people have had plenty of opportunity to be vaccinated, and … the use of our statewide vaccine…

Vermont Relaxes Restrictions

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"Masks are no longer broadly recommended, according to the state, and guidelines around isolation…

Vermont Plans Endemic Phase, Ends School Mask Mandate

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Mark Levine, commissioner of the Vermont Department of Health, said on February 22 that the state's…

Covid Cases Falling February 2022

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Vermont hit an all-time high of 2,340 Covid-19 cases on January 8, 2022. The seven-day moving…

Effects of Vaccines on Case Numbers

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Although people who were vaccinated were still getting cases of Covid, most positive cases were…

State's Covid Dashboard for January 16, 2022

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This is what the state's Covid-19 dashboard looked like as of Sunday, January 16, 2022. The case…

"Say Yes" Free Test Kits Offered

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On Wednesday, January 12, 2022, the State of Vermont began offering free antigen test kits to…