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Hanover Police Chief Charlie Dennis speaks with Dartmouth President Phil Hanlon after a sexual assault roundtable at Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H., on Nov., 21, 2014. 
Valley News - Jennifer Hauck

Dartmouth and Ayotte Discuss Plans to Address Sex Assaults

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Hanover — Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., and Dartmouth College President Phil Hanlon held a panel discussion Friday on the lawmaker’s recently introduced bill on sexual assault reform and potential changes in Dartmouth’s handling of the issue, including the hiring of professional investigators and talks of a partnership with WISE, the Lebanon-based women’s crisis center. Ayotte’s visit to Dartmouth comes as …

H.S. Notebook: Hartford’s Brooks Is Vermont’s Top Scholar-Athlete

Thursday, November 20, 2014

White River Junction — Given his own work rarely intersects with Connor Brooks’ academic pursuits, Hartford High boys soccer coach Kevin Guilbault still finds himself impressed with what he hears about his senior striker. Others have been left with that notion as well. Brooks recently received a dual honor from the Vermont State …

Veteran Coach Warnken Still Going Strong

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Newport — Bill Warnken has been coaching basketball for 37 consecutive years. He has coached high school boys and girls, collegiate boys and girls and is so enamored by the sport that for two years he traveled 176 miles a day just to coach. “It keeps the rust off,” said the 66-year-old Warnken, …

Raymond William LaBombard, Sr.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Raymond William LaBombard, Sr. passed away on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, surrounded by family and friends. He was born Aug. 19, 1925, on Greensboro Road in Hanover, to William and Dora (Colcord) LaBombard. Ray attended Lebanon High School and served in the United States Army. …

The Stay-at-Home Type: Big Green Men’s Soccer Draws Fordham for NCAAs

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Hanover — Ram tough? The Dartmouth College men’s soccer team will find out this week. The Big Green will host Fordham in a NCAA Division I tournament first-round match at Burnham Field on Thursday. Dartmouth earned the invitation …

Living Under The Cloud of Ebola Virus

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Hanover — Even though Liberian activist Patrice Juah has never contracted Ebola, her nationality — and her skin color — have marked her for prejudice. A few days ago, at an African arts conference in Morocco, Juah ventured …

Miriam Evelyn Good Troisi

Monday, November 17, 2014

West Lebanon, N.H. — Our beloved wife, sister, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, Miriam Evelyn Good Troisi, age 91, of West Lebanon, died peacefully in the early morning of Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, after a brief illness. Miriam is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, Nicholas Francis …

Marauders Back on Top

Sunday, November 16, 2014

The first decade of the new millennium belonged to the Hanover girls soccer team: five titles in the first eight years. However, since 2008, the title waterfall was shut down — boasting only a runner-up visit to the …

Volunteer Spotlight: Game Night at Spark

Sunday, November 16, 2014

A recent casino night at Spark, a community center for people with special needs in Lebanon, featured card and dice games and was organized by Dartmouth College students from the Tucker Foundation’s Spark Club. Students from Chi Heorot …

Barbara Ellen (Lange) Smith

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Fairlee, Vt. — Barbara Ellen (Lange) Smith, 82, died Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, at Blue Spruce Home for the Elderly in Bradford, Vt. She was born in Pike, N.H., in her grandparents’ home on Feb. 14, 1932, the daughter of William and Rowena (Hartley) Lange. She received her …

James (Jimmie) G. Richardson

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Hartland, Vt. — James (Jimmie) G. Richardson, 75, passed away in his sleep with love from his family in his heart at his home in Hartland, on the morning of Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014. James was born on June 28, 1939, in Hanover, N.H., the son of Floyd …

Dartmouth Probes Cheating Allegations

Friday, November 14, 2014

Hanover — A Dartmouth College professor has accused scores of students, many of them athletes, of cheating on in-class quizzes in his sports ethics course. Department of Religion Chairman Randall Balmer alleges that on Oct. 30, 43 students …

Sally Wriggins

Friday, November 14, 2014

Hanover, N.H. — Sally Wriggins died at Kendal on Monday, Nov. 10, 2014. She was born in Seattle, Wash. on May 6, 1922. Her parents were Hazel Norris and Winthrop Tewksbury Hovey. She attended Reed College and Haverford and worked for the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration …