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Ashland K9 Honored For Saving Partner’s Life Retires After 11 YearsK9 Dax, who made history after he saved his partner's life, has retired after 11 years with Ashland Police.
Whitman Mourns 'Unimaginable' Loss Of 4 Family MembersThe town of Whitman is mourning the painful loss of a brother and sister and their mother and grandmother who were all killed while on a trip to Disney World.
Stoughton Police Search For Suspect In Citizens Bank RobberyPolice are searching for a man suspected of robbing s Citizens Bank on Washington Street in Stoughton on Wednesday afternoon.
Statehouse Honors Marines Who Were At Iwo Jima On Battle's 75th AnniversaryWednesday marked the 75th anniversary of the start of Iwo Jima. Four veterans who were there were honored in Boston.
‘Germ Blaster’ Helping Fight Flu Season In Haverhill SchoolsWith a four percent absence rate among students and staff, Haverhill Public Schools are combating flu season with their weapon of choice - a germ blaster.
Methuen Mayor Demands Answers After National Grid Cuts Power OvernightNational Grid is being criticized by the Mayor of Methuen for failing to notify the city about a “planned outage” overnight that cut power to 300 residents for several hours.
Teen Killed, 15-Year-Old Arrested On Gun Charge In Dorchester ShootingA teenager has died after being shot in Dorchester Wednesday.
Republican Attorney Kevin O'Connor Announces Campaign For U.S. Senate SeatA Republican attorney from Dover said Wednesday that he is running for the U.S. Senate in Massachusetts.
Man Convicted, Paroled In Officer's 1997 Death FoundA man who served time for his involvement in the 1997 killing of a New Hampshire police officer and disappeared after being paroled has been found in Texas.
Molly Bish Cold Case An Inspiration For Bill To Expand DNA UseThe use of partial DNA to identify family members and find potential answers for unsolved crimes is a relatively new development.
WAAF Sold, Will Switch To Christian ProgrammingWAAF, a longtime rock radio station based in Worcester and Boston, has been sold and will start playing contemporary Christian programming this weekend.
Several Manchester, NH Schools Closed After Water Main BreakSeveral schools were closed in Manchester, N.H. on Wednesday after a water main break that left residents without water, and some without heat.