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Local Roundup: Woodsville’s Bemis Scores 1,000th Point

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Wells River, Vt. — Waste not, want not. Efficiency was the name of the game for the Woodsville High boys basketball team in a 70-41 victory over visiting Blue Mountain on Monday night as the Engineers steamrolled to a big early lead and senior Jaret Bemis crossed the career 1,000-point barrier. Bemis, averaging 18.1 points per game this season, needed 14 points coming in to reach the plateau. Woodsville led 23-8 after the first quarter as Bemis racked up 13 quick points. The Engineers’ defense then forced a turnover early in the second that Bemis converted into an easy layup for points 1,000 and 1,001. …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth Skiers Run Carnival Streak to Two

Monday, February 8, 2016

Craftsbury Common, Vt. — The Dartmouth College ski team won its second consecutive meet of the Northeast carnival season, earning 3-4-7 finishes from the men’s and women’s Nordic teams on Sunday to win the University of Vermont Carnival at the Craftsbury Outdoor Center. The Big Green’s efforts in matching 10-kilometer classics at Craftsbury capped the two-weekend carnival with a winning tally of 972 …

Agency Upgrades D-H Accreditation

Monday, February 8, 2016

Lebanon — An accreditation agency that monitors the quality of hospital residency programs for training doctors just out of medical school has upgraded the status of Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital, which sponsors 47 such programs, and of the hospital’s training program in surgery. The actions by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education upgraded the ratings of the hospital and its third largest …

Sudden Slide: Big Green’s Big Lead Slips Away Against No. 1 Bobcats

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Hanover — Chants of “Overrated!” rang out from the Dartmouth College student section early in the third period of Friday’s men’s hockey game between the hosts and top-ranked Quinnipiac. The Big Green led by three goals and life …

High Q Rating: Nation’s No. 1 Team Invades Thompson Tonight

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Hanover — The upcoming weekend is a big one for the Dartmouth College men’s hockey team and, no, we’re not referring to the annual avalanche of tennis balls hurled upon the Thompson Arena ice following the first goal …

As Primary Nears, Dartmouth Students Consider Candidates

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Hanover — With less than two weeks to go before New Hampshire’s political primaries on Feb. 9, campaigning is ramping up at Dartmouth College as Democratic front-runners Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton compete for votes in the Upper …

Local Roundup: SoRo Boys Survive Raptors

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Orford — The South Royalton School boys basketball program hasn’t enjoyed season-long success in a while, and coach Pete Howe’s biggest tasks remains teaching his Royals how to handle success. Nights like Monday won’t hurt Howe’s efforts. Four players contributed to a 7-for-10 stretch from the foul line …

Local Roundup: Windsor, Oxbow Athletes Win at Vt. Weight Throw

Monday, January 25, 2016

St. Johnsbury, Vt. — Windsor’s Katey Comstock and Oxbow’s Jake Senecal gave their respective indoor track and field teams a head-start on the state championship trail by winning the inaugural Vermont weight throwing championship on Saturday at St. …

Dartmouth to Host Nepal Aid Summit

Monday, January 25, 2016

Hanover — Dartmouth College will host a summit next month on the rebuilding of Nepal after a devastating earthquake last year that killed and displaced thousands. From Feb. 18 to 20, scholars, aid providers, doctors and photographers will …

New Life at GW: Dartmouth Grad Continues Hoop Career

Sunday, January 24, 2016

Washington — Alex Mitola arrived at George Washington University last summer with a dead-eye shooting stroke and panoramic court vision. He also carried with him an Ivy League diploma. Mitola transferred from Dartmouth with one season of eligibility …

Big Green Pulls Big Upset Against Harvard

Saturday, January 23, 2016

Hanover — It’s been a long time since police officers were deployed to prevent Dartmouth College students from potentially storming the Leede Arena court after a basketball game. That was part of the scene, however, after the Big …

Professor Likely To Change Plea

Saturday, January 23, 2016

Concord — A Dartmouth College English professor charged with a felony count of possessing child pornography in his Plainfield home appears to be preparing to change his plea in the case. The attorney for J. Martin Favor, 49, on Wednesday filed a motion to continue the case for …

Whiz Kid Leads Green: Freshman Boudreaux Makes Instant Impact

Saturday, January 23, 2016

Hanover — The tiny snow removal tractor, driven by a man bundled against temperatures in the teens, slowly advanced past the office window of Dartmouth College men’s basketball coach Paul Cormier earlier this week. As Cormier discussed his …