(Credit: PCCS image. Taken under NOAA CFR 222.310, with authority of the ESA)

Whale, Turtle Saved From Entanglement off New England Coast

A Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies team rescued two different endangered marine animals, a leatherback turtle and a humpback whale, from entanglements on Thursday.


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Coast Guard Tows Disabled Fishing Vessel To Provincetown

Officials say a U.S. Coast Guard cutter is towing a 38-foot fishing vessel to Provincetown after it because disabled about 23 miles north of town.


A United States Coast Guard boat searches near Hatches Harbor off of Provincetown for a reported missing diver. (credit: David G. Curran/

Lobster Diver Reported Missing Off Cape Cod

The Coast Guard and Cape Cod authorities are searching for a 37-year-old lobster diver missing from a fishing boat off Provincetown.


North Atlantic Right Whale (AP File Photo)

Right Whales Spotted Off Cape Last Month Appear To Have Moved On

The Right whales that were spotted a few weeks ago off Cape Cod have apparently moved on.


The Whale Watcher docked in Barnstable, May 16, 2011. (photo courtesy: David G. Curran/

Students Hurt During Whale Watch Off Provincetown

Five Barnstable High School students were hurt during a whale watching tour off the coast of Provincetown Monday.



EPA Considers Ban On Dumping Boat Sewage Off Cape Cod

The Environmental Protection Agency is considering a proposal to ban discharging boat sewage in the coastal waters of six Cape Cod towns.


(Credit:  PCCS image taken under NOAA permit 932-1905)

Crews Free Right Whale Tangled In Rope Off Provincetown

Crews rescued a right whale off the coast of Provincetown on Friday that was tangled in some rope.


Right Whales

Endangered Right Whales Spotted Near Massachusetts Shores

Dozens of endangered whales are taking up residence in Cape Cod Bay.


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Taunton Man Charged With Domestic Violence In Another Man’s Death

A man from Taunton is dead and another charged with domestic violence after a man’s body was found at a campground in Provincetown over the weekend.


(credit: David G. Curran/

1 Killed, 1 Hurt In Incident At Provincetown Campground

A man was found dead and another was injured in an incident on a campground in Provincetown on Sunday.





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