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Elaine Shamos, the former director of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Women's Resource Center in Lebanon, N.H., pictured on July 22, 2014, is taking on the providers of the insurance policy she bought on the Health Insurance Marketplace. (Valley News - Ariana van den Akker)

New Hampshire’s ‘Multistate’ Insurance Plans Sow Confusion

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Hanover — As consumer alerts go, the New Hampshire Insurance Department’s July 17 “clarification on ‘multistate’ plans” was a bit dry. The alert concerned a pair of so-called multistate insurance plans sold on the federally operated Health Insurance Marketplace. It was issued after a consumer had complained that she was paying premiums for a policy that didn’t cover out-of-state medical …

Innovators for a Continent

Monday, July 28, 2014

Hanover — Before Ituze Colombe came to the United States from Rwanda, she imagined teeming, impersonal cities, not the close-knit communities of the Upper Valley — a difference that challenged her ideas about social responsibility. “Back in Africa, people will think the aid will come from outside or from the government,” Colombe said. …

Local Roundup: D’Agostino Honored For Classroom Work

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Hanover — She’s apparently a pretty quick study, too. Recent Dartmouth College graduate Abbey D’Agostino was named the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association’s women’s national scholar-athlete of the year for the indoor season on Tuesday night. D’Agostino won similar USTFCCCA honors six times over her collegiate career, two each for the outdoor, indoor and cross country seasons. The national …

Dartmouth College Graduates 1,900 Students

Monday, June 9, 2014

Click here for a photo gallery.  ∎ Hanover — It was hot and festive and the spirit of free enterprise was in the air as 13,500 people crowded onto the Hanover Green Sunday morning for Dartmouth College commencement. Featured …

Blemish on the ‘Brand’?: Recent Controversies a Challenge to Dartmouth’s Reputation

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Hanover — When a management consulting company approached John Thelin a decade ago and asked him to pick an American university to include in a report on “The World’s Most Enduring Institutions,” he chose Dartmouth College. But when, …

Local Roundup: Hanover Crew Wins Sleigh Cup

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Hanover — Host Hanover High won five races to capture the Sleigh Cup as the New Hampshire public school boys and girls rowing champion during Saturday’s Hanover Invitational regatta on the Connecticut River. Seven of the state’s eight public school teams made the trip for the race, and …

Kearsarge Boys Repeat as Track Kings

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Local Roundup: Kearsarge Boys Repeat as Track Kings …

D-H Paid Departing Executives More Than $3 Million in 2012

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Lebanon — Dartmouth-Hitchcock spent more than $3 million in 2012 on severance payments to three executives who left top management jobs, including a $2.3 million “separation payment” to former co-chief executive Nancy Formella. The payments — which were …

Big Green Took Big Step: Dartmouth Returning Satisfied … For Now

Monday, May 19, 2014

Tempe, Ariz. — Unfortunately for the Dartmouth College softball team, its remarkable run to the Tempe Regional of the NCAA Tournament came to a grinding halt on Saturday night at Farrington Stadium following an 8-0 second-day defeat to …

Dartmouth’s Softball Season Comes to Sudden End

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Tempe, Ariz. — Unfortunately for the Dartmouth College softball team, there was no storybook ending to an otherwise dream season as the Big Green fell to San Diego State 8-0 in the NCAA Tempe Regional on Saturday night, …

Dartmouth’s $1 Million Woman

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Hanover — Chief Investment Officer Pamela Peedin, the top manager of Dartmouth College’s $3.7 billion endowment, collected more than a million dollars for her efforts during 2012. That would have given her the fattest paycheck on the Hanover campus — except that Peedin, who collected $1.1 million in …

Big Green Receives Rude Greeting in NCAA Debut

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Tempe, Ariz. ­ — On Friday, about an hour later than originally planned, the Dartmouth College softball team made its first NCAA tournament appearance at the Tempe Regional. Unfortunately for the Big Green players, it ended a little …

Dartmouth Hits the Desert for NCAA Tourney

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Hanover — Yea, though they walk through the Valley of the Sun with cleats on, the members of the Dartmouth College softball team fear no fastball. Not even that of Arizona State ace Dallas Escobedo. The Big Green …