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The New Bedford hurricane barrier was built by the Army Corps Of Engineers in the 1960's.

Public Meeting Set On New Bedford Harbor Project

The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center is hosting a public meeting about the planning construction of a New Bedford marine terminal.

11/30/2013

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Authorities Investigating Killing In New Bedford

Police and the Bristol County District Attorney’s Office are investigating the killing of a 31-year-old man in New Bedford.

11/24/2013

A retired teacher was murdered in Fairhaven. (WBZ-TV photo)

New Bedford Man Charged In Murder Of Retired Fairhaven Teacher

A New Bedford man has been charged with the murder of a retired teacher earlier this month.

10/30/2013

Radoslaw Czerkawski in court, Oct. 28, 2013. (WBZ-TV)

‘Puppy Doe’ Suspect Also Wanted For Stealing $6,000 From Church

The man charged with torturing and beating a dog in Quincy is also wanted for robbing a church in New Bedford, police said Tuesday.

10/29/2013

(Photo credit David Curran/ SatelliteNewsService.com)

Police Say Freetown Explosion Suspect Had Bomb-Making Manuals In Home

A man who was kicked out of the military for misconduct two years ago is facing explosives charges after allegedly igniting a pile of fireworks in Freetown.

10/09/2013

Bishop George Coleman. (Credit: Archdiocese of Fall River)

New Bedford Parishioners Protest Mass. Bishop’s Decree

Parishioners at a closed New Bedford Catholic church are protesting a decree by the local bishop that clears the way for a different use of the building.

09/22/2013

Palmer Island Lighthouse (WBZ-TV)

New Bedford Dredging Project Has Locals Fearing For Lighthouse

Since 1849, the Palmer Island lighthouse has been a beacon for mariners entering and leaving New Bedford Harbor.

08/14/2013

Scientist searches for invasive species in Marshfield. (WBZ-TV photo)

Team Searches For Invasive Species Along Mass. Coast

A scientific search party fanned out today along the Massachusetts coast looking for unwanted and potentially dangerous visitors.

08/06/2013

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New Bedford Police Investigate Two Attacks On Women

New Bedford police are investigating two sexual assaults in the past week.

07/13/2013

Jordan Costa and his wife Heather Favazza-Costa. (Facebook photo)

New Bedford Native Killed In Crash Day After Wedding

A memorial service was held Saturday for a newly married New Bedford native who was killed in a crash the day after his wedding.

05/25/2013

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