The Deerfield Valley News was established in 1966 and continues as the paper of record for our market area. During that time, the region has grown become to one of the major resort and tourist areas in the Northeast. The Deerfield Valley News has a long-standing commitment to serving the diverse communities which make up our area.
Our Market Area - Western Windham County including the towns of Wardsboro, West Wardsboro, Stratton, Jamaica, Dover, Wilmington, Marlboro, Jacksonville, Whitingham, Readsboro, Halifax, Searsburg, and the West River Valley. Due to our location in a resort destination area, seasonal population figures for our coverage area often swells to well over 20,000. Vermont Route 9 is the only highway across southern Vermont. The communities of Bennington and Brattleboro are just 20 miles in either direction. Route 100 is the major north-south highway and is the connecting artery between the towns in our area.
Complete Market Coverage - The Deerfield Valley News offers total market coverage through its local distribution network, out-of state subscription sales and targeted specialty publications. Weekly news combined with thorough coverage of special events insures significant readership within our coverage region and among out-of-state second homeowners via postal subscription and the internet. Four Season Resort Community - Southern Vermont is known both nationally and internationally for its outstanding recreational and tourism facilities. The Deerfield Valley News coverage area encomasses three major ski resorts -- Mount Snow, Haystack and Stratton; the two largest lakes in Vermont -- Somerset and Harriman Reservoirs; portions of the Appalachian, Catamount and Long Trails, and borders the Green Mountain National Forest.