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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 16-5 overall and 7-0 in league play. …

Dartmouth Receives Cystic Fibrosis Grant

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Hanover — A grant secured by medical researchers at Dartmouth College will fund new treatments for cystic fibrosis, a life-threatening genetic disorder that damages the lungs and digestive system. Dartmouth College last month announced a $30 million gift allowing the formation of three new academic research groups, or clusters, rounding out a planned set of 10. One of those clusters, encompassing an existing …

APD Works to Revaccinate Children After Mishandling Doses

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Lebanon — Upper Valley parents and health care providers continue to respond to the refrigeration lapses that compromised vaccines and prompted a revaccination program for more than 800 young patients at Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital. The vaccine problems were announced in letters to parents of children who had received care at the hospital’s Robert A. Mesropian Center for Community Care. The letters, …

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 …

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 …