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DHMC Units Beset By Flu

Monday, January 26, 2015

Lebanon — An influenza outbreak in three units at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center has prompted hospital officials to offer preventive treatments to patients and staffers in the affected areas, a hospital spokesman said Monday. Seven staffers have been confirmed through laboratory tests to have the flu, and a total of 39 staff members in the affected wards — Units 1E, 2E and 3E — have called in sick with “influenza-like illness,” …

Local Roundup: Stevens Grabs Unified Hoop Victory

Monday, January 26, 2015

Claremont — Tyler Erickson had 24 points to lead the Stevens High unified basketball team over Hanover on Monday night, 38-32, at Carr Gymnasium. Walter Mosenthal had 16 points for Hanover (0-4), which also received eight from Brandon Gile and four from Kate Enneper. The Marauders host Hopkinton, to which Hanover lost by …

A Life: Dick Sheldon, 1932-2014; ‘We All Fell for Him Instantly’

Monday, January 26, 2015

Hanover — When a student fell ill during a study-abroad trip to St. Petersburg, Russia — then Leningrad, U.S.S.R. — Dick Sheldon, then a Dartmouth College professor of Russian, brought her a bowl of chicken soup. The simplicity of the gesture belied the difficulty of obtaining the bowl, the spoon and the soup …

Local Roundup: Green’s Williams Denied Ivy Player of Year Honor

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Hanover — Close, but no cigar. Dartmouth College junior quarterback Dalyn Williams’ hopes for capping a stellar season with the Ivy League’s Asa S. Bushnell Cup as the league’s offensive player of the year came up short on …

Local Roundup: UVM Women’s Hoop Nips Green

Monday, December 8, 2014

Staff Reports Burlington — Vermont finished with four players in double figures and held on late in the second half to defeat the Dartmouth College women’s basketball team, 68-63, on Sunday afternoon at Patrick Gym. Dartmouth sophomore Fanni Szabo led all scorers with 25 points. Big Green juniors …

Big Green Bears Down, Routs Maine

Sunday, December 7, 2014

Hanover — After enduring three consecutive games decided in the final seconds, the Dartmouth College men’s basketball team made quick work of Maine on Saturday afternoon, drubbing the Black Bears, 74-51, in a nonconference contest at Leede Arena. …

Dartmouth Women Take Positives From Tie

Friday, December 5, 2014

Hanover — Period by period, game by game, the Dartmouth College women’s hockey team moves toward proving that its woeful 2013-14 season was only a hiccup and not a sign of deeper ill health. The Big Green rallied …

Big Green Sends the Kids Home Happy

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Hanover — One side of Dartmouth College’s Leede Arena was a wiggling, squealing, dancing mass of elementary school students Thursday afternoon when the Big Green women’s basketball team hosted Hartford in a nonconference clash. Egged on by loud, …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth QB Named Finalist for Top Ivy Honor

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Hanover — Dartmouth College football quarterback Dalyn Williams was named as one of the two finalists for the Bushnell Cup, given to the Ivy League’s top offensive and defensive players. Williams is a finalist for the offensive award. Williams, chosen as the first-team All-Ivy quarterback, is joined by …

One Last Time Around the Planet: Hannah Kearney Ready for Final Moguls Season

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

It’s still fun, but it’s time to be done. Norwich’s Hannah Kearney and her moguls teammates on the U.S. Ski Team headed out on Monday for Finland, where Kearney’s 13th and final season on the FIS World Cup …

Local Roundup: Dartmouth Women’s Hoop Streak Done at Four

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Staff Reports San Diego — The Dartmouth College women’s basketball team had its four-game winning streak snapped on Monday in a 78-53 loss to San Diego. Sophomore Fanni Szabo led the Big Green with 24 points. Dartmouth dropped to 4-1 on the season, while San Diego improved to …

A Life: Jan Sorice, 1954 — 2014; ‘She Could Make It Work’

Monday, December 1, 2014

Hartford — When Jan Sorice was skiing, kayaking or hiking, she was always easy to spot: just look for the woman with the biggest smile, said her older brother, Mike Sorice. Her love of the outdoors brought her …

Local Roundup: Big Green Hockey Edges AIC

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Hanover — Senior Eric Neiley scored his first goal of the season just beyond the midway point of the third period that lifted the Dartmouth men’s hockey team to a 3-2 win against visiting American International on Saturday at Thompson Arena. Fellow seniors Eric Robinson and Tyler Sikura …