The Department of Public Health launched planes to spray pesticide over Bridgewater, Easton, Norton, Raynham, Taunton and West Bridgewater.
A decorated soldier from Norton has died from combat wounds.
Officials said Friday that they will conduct their second spraying of the summer Monday evening after 7 p.m. They said the time and date could change based on weather conditions.
The state is raising the risk of EEE in six towns, and launching a new round of aerial spraying.
A torchbearer for the 2002 Olympic Games shared her experience in Norton.
State health officials plan to begin aerial spraying for mosquitoes in nearly a dozen southeastern Massachusetts communities.
State Police think a blown out tire may be to blame for a crash that killed a 12-year-old girl on Thursday.
Part of Route 24 in Stoughton was shut down following a rollover crash.
Gov. Deval Patrick says he’s working on negotiating a gaming plan for a casino in Taunton that he says would benefit the entire region, but some neighboring towns are concerned.
The Norton woman who was seriously injured in a hunting accident on New Year’s Eve is suing the off-duty state trooper who shot her.