Worcester County

Number Of Heroin Overdoses Still Startling Around MassachusettsSix months ago, WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Mary Blake examined the state's heroin epidemic in a 15 part series entitled "Heroin, from Prescription to Addiction." Now she checks back to see what, if any progress has been made.
3 Infants Found Dead In Blackstone HomeA woman is under arrest after the remains of three infants were found in a Blackstone home on Thursday.
Storm Leaves Trail Of Damage In Worcester Crews are cleaning up damage in Worcester after a storm struck Sunday night.
Massachusetts Sheriffs Join Texas-Mexico Border Tour Two sheriffs from Massachusetts will travel to the U.S-Mexico border Tuesday to meet with immigration officials and border patrol agents to get a firsthand look at the influx of unaccompanied children entering the United States.
Man Charged With Murder Over Deadly December Fire In RutlandA 35-year-old man who was charged earlier with stealing a woman's car and misleading police after she died in a December fire is now charged with murder.
7-Year-Old Charged For Allegedly Stabbing Student With PencilA criminal complaint has been filed against a 7-year-old boy accused of allegedly stabbing a classmate with pencil.
Spencer Police Investigate Apparent Case Of Schoolyard ViolenceA 7-year-old student from the Wire Village School in Spencer was seriously injured during recess.
Mass. Man Dies From EEE A Massachusetts man who contracted EEE has died. Health officials say the man in his 70s was admitted to the hospital in early August and died several days later.
Former Mass. Sheriff Facing Ethics AllegationThe State Ethics Commission is alleging former Worcester County Sheriff Guy Glodis improperly contacted officials at the Worcester County Jail.
DA: Millville Student Threatened To Blow Up SchoolA 17-year old from Millvile, accused of threatening to blow up his high school, is under arrest.
Town Losing Up To 80,000 Gallons Of Water A Day Due To Mystery LeakA community in central Massachusetts is losing up to 80,000 gallons of water a day and it can’t find the leak.
Worcester County Woman Diagnosed With West Nile VirusA woman from Worcester County has been diagnosed with West Nile Virus, the state's Department of Public Health announced on Monday.