U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders went viral over mittens he wore to the 2021 inauguration; thanks to Sherwood woman, he now has another pair

Woman at Vermont school knits gifts for Bernie Sanders

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders arrives for the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol for President-elect Joe Biden in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021. (Saul Loeb/Pool Photo via AP)

A Sherwood resident attending Norwich University in Vermont earlier this month knitted a pair of mittens and a hat for U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders.

While this may seem at first like an odd thing to make for a congressman and former presidential candidate, Sanders, the longtime Vermont independent, is infamous for...