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New Hampshire's White Mountains (Photo: iStockphoto)

Boy Scout Leader Dies On Father’s Day Hike In White Mountains

A Boy Scout leader leading a troop from Maryland on a hike in the White Mountains died of an apparent heart attack Sunday.

06/22/2015

The funeral procession in Hudson for Keith Broomfield. (WBZ-TV)

Funeral Held In Hudson For Mass. Man Killed Fighting ISIS

Friends and family are gathering for the funeral of Massachusetts native Keith Broomfield, who was killed fighting the Islamic State group alongside Kurdish forces.

06/17/2015

Keith Broomfield was killed while fighting ISIS in Syria. (Facebook photo)

Body Of Westminster Man Killed Fighting ISIS Returns To Massachusetts

The body of a Westminster man killed while fighting against ISIS is back in Massachusetts.

06/13/2015

Keith Broomfield was killed while fighting ISIS in Syria. (Facebook photo)

Massachusetts Man Killed Fighting ISIS In Syria

Keith Broomfield of Massachusetts died June 3 in a battle in the Syrian village of Qentere, which is near the border town of Kobani, said an official with a group of Kurdish fighters known as the YPG.

06/10/2015

State Police shut down the area after the crash. (Photo credit: Mass. State Police)

Driver Killed In Wrong-Way Crash In Westminster

The driver of a car traveling the wrong way on a ramp to Route 2 in Westminster died in collision with a tractor-trailer.

01/21/2015

Dachshund seized from Westminster kennel (WBZ-TV)

Dozens Of Dogs Seized From Westminster Kennel

Animal welfare authorities have seized 69 dogs from a central Massachusetts kennel where they were being kept in outdoor cages.

01/06/2015

Jason Rivers (WBZ-TV)

Man Who Killed Westminster Officer Seeks Release For Christmas

Jason Rivers admitted to fatally shooting a police officer in 1999.

12/18/2014

Hearing for proposed tobacco ban in Westminster. (WBZ-TV)

Westminster Ends Bid To Ban Tobacco Sales After Outcry

Health officials in a Massachusetts town have withdrawn a first-in-the-nation proposal to ban all tobacco sales.

11/19/2014

Hearing for proposed tobacco ban in Westminster. (WBZ-TV)

Westminster Tobacco Ban Meeting Cut Short After Crowd Becomes Unruly

A proposed first-in-the-nation ban on sales of all tobacco and nicotine products has bitterly divided Westminster.

11/12/2014

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Westminster Considers Becoming First Town In U.S. To Ban Tobacco Sales

All tobacco products in Westminster could become contraband if local health officials get their way.

11/09/2014

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