GILFORD — A U.S. Department of Labor inspector has questioned Gunstock Mountain Resort’s practice of allowing teen ski instructors to assist students onto ski lifts, maintaining that by lowering the safety bar, the instructors are effectively “operating” the lift.

In response to complaints about the culture of some student organizations, Dartmouth College this week reported that five Greek houses and two sports teams violated school alcohol and hazing policies, following an investigation that went back several years.

CONCORD — A bill that narrowly cleared a key House committee Wednesday would require adult drivers and passengers to wear seatbelts, a change that proponents said would significantly reduce fatalities in the last state without such a law.

IN 1965, President Lyndon Johnson gave a speech before Congress, “Conservation and Preservation of Natural Beauty,” announcing plans to build thousands of hiking trails across the country. Johnson noted, “Doctors recommend and encourage such activity for fitness and fun.”

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