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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 …

Dartmouth Basketball Rolls Past Longwood

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Hanover — Paul Cormier was willing to pilot a race-car offense this winter, but struggles at point guard forced the Dartmouth College men’s basketball coach to downgrade to a staid sedan. Tuesday, however, the Big Green finally received …

Big Green Women Bounce Back

Friday, December 18, 2015

Hanover — Belle Koclanes didn’t sleep Thursday night. Not after her Dartmouth College women’s basketball team blew a 12-point lead in ugly fashion and lost to visiting American, dropping the Big Green to 2-10. Friday, however, lessons learned …

Local Roundup: TA Girls Roll Past Bucks

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Thetford, Vt. — The Thetford Academy girls basketball team has allowed just 15 total field goals in its opening two games, including those surrendered in a 53-31 victory over Blue Mountain on Monday night. But Thetford coach Eric …

Local Roundup: Canes Break Records

Monday, December 14, 2015

Northfield, Vt. — Hartford High athletes recorded three school records, Windsor’s Katey Comstock ruled the shot put again and Oxbow’s running Giesing sisters accounted for a win and joined in a top-three team finish to highlight Saturday’s Vermont Princpals Association indoor track and field meet at Norwich University. …

Catamounts Send Big Green To Sixth Straight Loss

Sunday, December 13, 2015

Hanover — A Dartmouth College women’s hockey season that began with promise is edging toward disappointment after the Big Green’s 3-2 loss Saturday to visiting Vermont. The Catamounts entered with only three victories, but scored on two of …

Wilder Woman Is Swimming’s Heartbeat

Friday, December 11, 2015

White River Junction — It’s the second session on day two of the New England Winter Classic swim meet at Upper Valley Aquatic Center, and Mary Gentry has already overseen about 120 heats. There will be nearly 550 …

Fiorina Talks Health Care With DHMC Caregivers

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Lebanon — Carly Fiorina, the former Hewlett-Packard CEO who is seeking the Republican presidential nomination, pledged Wednesday to get rid of the Affordable Care Act and encourage competition among medical providers. Speaking to about 175 people — including …

Optimism Meets Reality: Big Green Can’t Complete Comeback Against Black Bears

Sunday, December 6, 2015

Hanover — If its coach’s relentless optimism could be converted into points, the Dartmouth College women’s basketball team would be a run-n-gun operation with a perfect record. In reality, the Big Green is 1-7 after its 59-41 loss …

Catamounts Rule Big Green Again

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Hanover — Over the seven years of Paul Cormier’s first stint as Dartmouth men’s basketball coach, the struggling Vermont program was a woeful 45-123. Cormier returned to Hanover in 2010 to find the Catamounts a totally different animal, …

Dartmouth Mourns Beloved Professor

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Hanover — John Rassias, a dynamic teacher of language who created an instructional method used at Dartmouth College and beyond, died early Wednesday morning at home in Norwich. He was 90. His linguistic prowess and love for theater …