A Lowell man who tried to escape from police on Friday night, wound up drowning in the Merrimack River.
Swimming is banned at Newburyport beaches this long holiday weekend because of high bacteria counts.
Even as they grieve the death of their son, a Lowell police officer who drowned in the Merrimack River in Tyngsboro on Saturday night, his parents laugh as they recall how driven their son was.
Four people were rescued Friday night after a small boat capsized at the mouth of the Merrimack River.
A man’s body was recovered from the Merrimack River Friday afternoon.
The latest estimate of how many plastic disks were washed out of a New Hampshire wastewater treatment plant into the Merrimack River has grown to between four million and eight million.
Thousands of small plastics disks from a Hooksett, N.H., sewage treatment plant are washing up on the sea shore in N.H. and Mass.
The driver who was killed when his car went off the Whittier Bridge into the Merrimack River Monday night has been identified as a man from New Hampshire.
State Police say a driver was killed after a car plunged off an Interstate 95 bridge and into the Merrimack River Monday night.
One of the big struggles this winter is where to put all this snow. Crews in Lawrence came up with an answer, but now they’re accused of breaking the law.