While the Vermont Health Department’s latest COVID surveillance report indicates community risk is low, the Northeast Kingdom has recorded another COVID death. The latest fatality was on July 4. According to Health Department data, the death was of a Caledonia County male between the ages of 70 and 79. This is the 30th Caledonia County death and 71st among Northeast Kingdom residents since the start of the pandemic.
- The state’s $100 million InvestNH Housing Fund announced in February is rolling out and includes a $60 million capital grant program
- The historic 160-year-old Mechanic Street Covered Bridge will be closed to traffic indefinitely