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Marine Sgt. Keith Zeier, who lost his leg and suffered a severe brain injury in Iraq, in day 2 of his Mount Washington climb. (Photo courtesy: Ascents of Honor-Facebook)

Mt. Washington Avalanche Survivor Shares Story

Despite losing a leg in combat, Keith Zeier says his Marine training helped him survive.

01/30/2013

Sgt. Steve McCann surprised his daughter at school in Rowley.

Marine Surprises 5-Year-Old Daughter At School

Sgt. Steve McCann has been overseas for eight months and his daughter Isabelle has been counting the days until his return.

01/13/2012

State Police investigate fatal accident in Brockton.

Veteran In Wheelchair Struck And Killed By Car In Brockton

The 65-year-old man was in his wheelchair crossing the intersection near the McDonald’s on Belmont Street when a car hit him.

10/24/2011

Sgt. Lawrence Hutchins (AP Photo/Denis Poroy,File Image from 2006)

Convicted Plymouth Marine Returns To Brig

A Camp Pendleton Marine has been returned to custody serve out the remainder of a prison sentence following reinstatement of his conviction in the murder of an Iraqi man. Lt. Col. Joseph Kloppel confirmed Friday that Sgt. Lawrence Hutchins III is back in the brig.

02/19/2011

Sgt. Lawrence Hutchins (AP Photo/Denis Poroy,File Image from 2006)

Plymouth Marine Faces Return To Brig In Iraq War Crime Case

A defense lawyer says a Camp Pendleton Marine from Plymouth, Mass., is heading back to the brig after a military high court reinstated his Iraq murder conviction.

02/15/2011

Jessica Shepherd (credit: Shepherd family)

Mass. Marine Trying To Get Home For Cancer Treatment

So many times has Jessica Shepherd helped others, says her mother: as a flight crew chief for Marine helicopters in Iraq and more recently at Costal Carolina Community College where she’s been helping veterans get through school and into jobs.

12/03/2010

Fire destroys an apartment building in Lynn. (credit: CBS)

Marine Helps Save Neighbors From Fire In Lynn

Whether it’s Veterans Day or the day after the Marine Corps birthday, it evidently helps to have a Marine veteran for a next door neighbor in a life or death situation.

11/11/2010

Curious How Oil Spill Will Impact New England

Oil has been spilling into the Gulf of Mexico for 72 days; more than 140 million gallons and it keeps flowing. The question many in New England are…

10/01/2010

Washing The Flag Part 2: The Dust Up

09/12/2010

Marine experts to wage battle against sea squirts

 A team of 25 scientists surveying New England’s piers, docks and coves for invasive pests is documenting the growing problem of sea squirts as well as a newcomer, red alga, that’s been spreading in southern […]

07/31/2010

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