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Bill Seeks Suicide-Prevention Steps for Quechee Gorge Bridge

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Quechee — The Quechee Gorge Bridge, a scenic and historic structure that provides a key Upper Valley highway link and draws tourists from near and far, also poses a threat to public health. That’s the premise of a bill in the Vermont Legislature that would require the state Agency of Transportation to come up with measures to prevent suicides at …

Big Green Engineers an OT Win

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Hanover — Troy Crema has pulled himself up by his skate laces during his Dartmouth College hockey career. Saturday, his goal four minutes into overtime lifted the Big Green to a vital 2-1 victory over ECAC rival Rensselaer. Winning a faceoff back through his legs and to the left of standout Engineers goaltender …

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 …

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 …

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 …