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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 …

Crimson Wears Out Big Green

Saturday, January 9, 2016

Hanover — Dartmouth College’s women’s basketball players and coaches would like to believe their team features four legitimate scorers, even without guard Fanni Szabo. The Big Green, however, have to prove it against Ivy League foes. Szabo, a …

State Finds Violations at Mt. Ascutney

Friday, January 8, 2016

Windsor — A recent surprise inspection by the state found that Mt. Ascutney Hospital didn’t take adequate measures to prevent a terminal cancer patient from falling six times in six weeks and failed to respond to another dying patient’s request to limit treatment to comfort measures. The Dec. …

Local Roundup: Mascoma Boys Bag First Win

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

West Canaan — A 21-point eruption in the fourth quarter got the monkey off the Mascoma High boys basketball team’s back on Tuesday night, lifting the Royals to their first victory of the season in a 53-44 defeat …

Local Roundup: Whitcomb-Rochester’s LaPerle Good for a Grand

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Bethel — Whitcomb-Rochester’s cooperative girls basketball program decided to change the venue of Monday’s game with Websterville Baptist from Rochester High to Whitcomb High for a reason. Hornet senior Lindsey LaPerle, a Whitcomb student, was five points away …

Warrior Whitewash: Big Green Blanks Merrimack, Wins Tourney

Monday, January 4, 2016

Hanover — Back on track? Only time will tell, but the Dartmouth College men’s hockey team showed signs of rebounding from a slow start to the season with Sunday’s 3-0 defeat of Merrimack in the final game of …

Green’s Loss is Bryant’s Gain

Friday, January 1, 2016

Hanover — Had things turned out differently, Shane McLaughlin might have starred for the Dartmouth College men’s basketball team Thursday. Instead, the senior torched the Big Green for 26 points, six rebounds and five assists while leading visiting …

From Cantore Profile to Lebanon Time Capsule: Our Top 20 Web Stories of 2015

Thursday, December 31, 2015

West Lebanon — Not too long ago, identifying the year’s most significant news stories went something like this: A group of editors would get together, review the big events and major investigations of the past 12 months, and …

Dartmouth Digs New Water Well

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Hanover — Dartmouth College’s latest response to a chemical plume leaking from a former burial ground for laboratory animals includes the digging of a new water source for nearby residents whose well tested positive for a known carcinogen. In September, a private well serving the house at 9 …

College Notes: Ex-Upper Valley Stars Filled Field Hockey Rosters

Friday, December 25, 2015

Let’s start off with the fall season: Field Hockey Bryant was 3-16 but freshman midfielder Emily Perryman (Lebanon) started every game and had five goals, two of which were deciding tallies during Bulldog victories. She added three assists. …

He’s Stylin’: Snazzy Dresser Mansell Has Doubly Excelled With Elmira

Friday, December 25, 2015

Austin Mansell has always been a sharp dresser and well-groomed. Bow ties, cardigans and sweater vests. Ironed oxford shirts and slim-fit khaki pants. A pair of suede shoes with a matching belt and wristwatch. There’s no doubt the …