Missisquoi National Wildlife Refuge

Missisquoi National Wildlife Refuge

Take a walk in the refuge where you will hear the sounds of the wild, weather it is a bird, a crane, or cricket it is a peaceful well maintained free destination right in our backyard.  Visit the Missisquoi National Wildlife Refuge this fall to find tranquility. The...
Growing a Community

Growing a Community

Rise VT Wellness Specialist Betsy Cherrier, Fournier, had to pleasure meeting up with a some friendly folks at the Swanton Tribal Council on Grand Avenue in Swanton VT, Chief Moose took a spin on the RiseVT smoothie bike while Louise Larivee & Jeanie Gregory...
Highgate Sidewalk Committee

Highgate Sidewalk Committee

Infrastructure is underway in Highgate; Heidi Britch-Valenta, Town Administrator, has been pulling out and dusting off studies she is finding at her Highgate office, some dating back 16 years. Recently the sidewalk committee agenda consisted of Lamkin street sidewalk...
Swanton School Rising Up

Swanton School Rising Up

  Swanton School has been rising up with Rise VT  since January incorporating physical activities into the classroom using our classroom scorecard.  Swanton  is the first school in Franklin County to participate in the all school scorecard challenge, by offering...
Highgate Teachers Rising up

Highgate Teachers Rising up

Teachers at Highgate School, Amber Renaudette and Lynne Hansen have been working on the RiseVT classroom scorecard with six second graders ,completing  Bronze level classroom scorecard the students have been  incorporating Brain Breaks and physical activity into their...