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Marie Joseph's body was found in this Fall River pool June 28.

Charges Expected To Be Filed In Connection With Fall River Pool Death

The state plans to file criminal charges against two former DCR employees who were in charge of a state-run pool in Fall River where a woman drowned this summer.

12/21/2011

Investigators said the pool was too cloudy when Marie Joseph drowned there last June.

Ex-DCR Workers Won’t Be Charged In Fall River Pool Death

Two men in charge of a DCR swimming pool in Fall River where a woman died over the summer will not face criminal charges, a judge ruled Wednesday.

11/09/2011

Stefan Berg, 25 (Photo credit: Tewksbury Police)

DCR Ranger Arrested For Pointing Gun At Sister-In-Law, 2-Year-Old

A Department of Conservation and Recreation ranger was arrested last Thursday for pointing a gun at his sister-in-law and her son.

10/26/2011

This photo depicts Marie Joseph at the Fall River pool the day she died.

DA Wants State Pools To Be Subject To Public Health Inspections

Bristol County DA Sam Sutter wants all state pools to be subject to inspections by the Department of Public Health.

10/04/2011

Marie Joseph's body was found in this Fall River pool June 28.

Workers Lose Jobs After Fall River Pool Death

Three people have lost their jobs after a body went unnoticed for more than two days at the bottom of a state-run swimming pool in Fall River last month.

07/20/2011

Investigators said the pool was too cloudy when Marie Joseph drowned there last June.

DA: Fall River Pool So Murky, Couldn’t See Diver 4′ Underwater

Autopsy results are backing up the belief that a Fall River woman who drowned in a public pool, was in fact there for more than two days before anyone noticed.

07/01/2011

(Courtesy: State Auditor's office)

One Year After Floods, State’s Dams Crumbling

One year after devastating floods, WBZ-TV’s Joe Joyce looks at the state of the state’s dams.

03/15/2011

(credit: mass.gov)

DCR’s Park Passport Program Expands

Getting a passport can lead to travels far and wide, and that’s just what the Department of Conservation and Recreation is hoping as it expands its park passport program.

02/17/2011

Massachusetts State House in Boston (credit: AP)

New DCR Commissioner Named

Energy and Environmental Affairs Secretary Rick Sullivan has picked former Fall River Mayor Edward Lambert to replace him as commissioner of the Department of Conservation and Recreation.

01/21/2011

Got Trash? Esplanade: July 5th (Video)

                                     The trashy fallout from America’s birthday party on the Esplanade.

07/05/2010

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