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Bulldogs Have Final Bark at Dartmouth

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Hanover — The season is slipping away from the Dartmouth College men’s basketball team, which lost its fifth consecutive Ivy League game Friday, falling, 75-65, to visiting Yale. The Big Green is 7-14 overall and 1-6 in the Ancient Eight with Brown coming to town tonight. “They seem like they’re on a mission,” Dartmouth coach Paul Cormier said of the Bulldogs, who are 16-5 overall and 7-0 in league play. …

Dartmouth Receives Cystic Fibrosis Grant

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Hanover — A grant secured by medical researchers at Dartmouth College will fund new treatments for cystic fibrosis, a life-threatening genetic disorder that damages the lungs and digestive system. Dartmouth College last month announced a $30 million gift allowing the formation of three new academic research groups, or clusters, rounding out a planned set of 10. One of those clusters, encompassing an existing …

APD Works to Revaccinate Children After Mishandling Doses

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Lebanon — Upper Valley parents and health care providers continue to respond to the refrigeration lapses that compromised vaccines and prompted a revaccination program for more than 800 young patients at Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital. The vaccine problems were announced in letters to parents of children who had received care at the hospital’s Robert A. Mesropian Center for Community Care. The letters, …

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 …

Climate Change Increases Precipitation

Friday, January 22, 2016

Norwich — On the same day that NASA scientists announced that 2015 was officially the warmest year on record, about 50 Upper Valley residents and planners discussed how to reduce carbon dioxide emissions and adapt to increasing temperatures, precipitation and extreme weather events caused by climate change. Not …

Big Green Chomps Gators

Sunday, January 17, 2016

Hanover — Dunks were thrown down and a scoring record fell Saturday during the Dartmouth College men’s basketball team’s 121-56 defeat of Pine Manor at Leede Arena. The Big Green eclipsed its single-game points mark by nine and …

Super Soph Leads Big Green

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Hanover — Friday was a night of firsts for the Dartmouth College men’s hockey team, which resumed ECAC play with a 5-2 defeat of Clarkson. Sophomores Tim Shoup, Kevin Neiley and River Rymsha each scored their first collegiate …

Local Roundup: Big Green Rules Rematch

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Hanover — The Dartmouth College men’s basketball team produced a season-best effort from the floor, hitting 53.5 percent of its shots for the contest and 61.9 percent in the second half, for an 80-69 nonconference victory over Canisius at Leede Arena on Tuesday night. The victory ended a …

Local Roundup: Chelsea Girls Trip MVCS

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Chelsea — Sydnie Allen scored all nine of host Chelsea’s points in the fourth quarter to cap a 19-point effort and lead the Red Devils to a 28-24 Vermont girls basketball win over Mid Vermont Christian on Monday night. Chelsea (7-3) needed everything Allen had to offer. The …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth Women, Men Take Relays

Monday, January 11, 2016

Hanover — Some things never change, at least from the perspective of the Dartmouth College track and field teams. Scoring more than half of their points from eight events, the Big Green women won their sixth consecutive Dartmouth Relays title and their 10th since 2003 at Leverone Field …

Return of the Native: Lebanon’s Reed Wins for Penn Men’s Squash

Monday, January 11, 2016

Hanover — Whether performing in high-stakes squash matches or engaged in casual conversation, Max Reed appears forever fueled by intensity. His passion was on display Sunday in Reed’s return to Dartmouth College’s Berry Sports Center, where the Lebanon …