East Bridgewater Police Introduce Department’s First Ever K-9The East Bridgewater Police Department is welcoming its first-ever K-9 to the force. Katie Johnston reports.
All New England States Ranked In Top 15 For 'Recovering The Quickest From COVID', New Report SaysNew England states are recovering quicker than most of the country from the coronavirus pandemic on the health and economic front, according to a new report by WalletHub, Katie Johnston reports.
Unclaimed Powerball Winning Ticket For $500,000 Set To Expire After ThursdayAn unclaimed $500,000 Powerball prize that was won last August is close to expiring. Katie Johnston reports.
Frozen Shrimp Recall Expanded Following Reported Salmonella CasesA nationwide recall on pre-cooked frozen shrimp has been expanded over salmonella concerns. Katie Johnston reports.
Drone Reportedly Passes Below JetBlue Flight Landing At Logan Airport; FAA InvestigatingAn investigation is underway after a JetBlue flight crew spotted a drone while landing at Logan Airport Sunday evening, the FAA said. Katie Johnston reports.
Only One More Chance To Sign Up For Final VaxMillions GiveawayThe fourth round of winners in Massachusetts' VaxMillions giveaway will be drawn Monday and time is running out to register for the final drawing. Katie Johnston reports.
Proof Of COVID Vaccine Or Negative Test Will Be Required At Major Massachusetts Concert Venues After Live Nation AnnouncementA leading concert promoter has recently announced it will be requiring proof of COVID vaccination or a negative test in order to attend shows this fall. Katie Johnston reports.
Coyote That Bit Small Child On Provincetown Beach Tests Negative For RabiesA coyote that bit a small child on North Herring Cove Beach in Provincetown earlier this week has tested negative for rabies. Katie Johnston reports.
Boston’s Children’s Museum, Museum Of Science Requiring Employees To Get COVID VaccineBoston Children’s Museum and Museum of Science both announced Thursday that they will be requiring all employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Katie Johnston reports.
State Police Cruiser Rear-Ended During Traffic StopA State Police cruiser was rear-ended during a traffic stop in Bedford.
Gov. Baker On Status Of COVID Vaccines Across Massachusetts, Masks For ChildrenIn his press conference on Thursday, Baker talked about how Massachusetts has been among the top states in terms of COVID vaccinations and also touched on masks for children ahead of the school year.
Janey Orders Vaccine Mandate For All City Workers In Boston Or They Must Submit To Regular TestsActing Boston Mayor Kim Janey announced on Thursday that all city employees will be required to receive the vaccine or take a COVID test on a weekly basis.
Adidas Sells Boston-Based Reebok To Authentic Brands GroupAdidas announced on Thursday that Reebok, the Boston-based footwear and clothing company, has been sold to Authentic Brands Group for a total consideration of up to 2.1 billion in euros, equating to roughly $2.5 billion. Katie Johnston reports.
Police Investigate Shooting In Boston's Back BayBoston police say they’re investigating reports of shots fired on Fairfield Street.
CDC Recommends COVID-19 Vaccine For Pregnant WomenThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has updated its recommendation for pregnant people to get vaccinated against Covid-19. Katie Johnston reports.
Jason Isbell To Require Proof Of Vaccination At All Concerts, Including Wang Theatre ShowJason Isbell and the 400 Unit will require proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test at all concerts on the band’s current tour. Katie Johnston reports.
Target Joins Walmart In Paying 100% Of Employees’ College Tuition At Select SchoolsTarget has announced that it will begin paying the college tuition and textbook expenses for its US-based part-time and full-time employees who attend select schools, including two in New England. Katie Johnston reports.
New Device From MIT, Harvard Can Quickly Detect COVID Variants In Saliva SamplesA new device designed by MIT and Harvard University engineers could help diagnose the spread of new COVID variants. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Man Accused Of Duping West Coast Victims Into Sending $43,000 To Massachusetts In ScamsSharon and Randolph police arrested a man who they say stole $43,000 from three people on the West Coast while running what they described as a Social Security number “warrant arrest scam.” Geoff Petrulis Reports.
Dogs From South Carolina's 'Largest-Ever Animal Cruelty Case' Going Up For Adoption In MassachusettsTwenty dogs arrived at the Northeast Animal Shelter in Salem from South Carolina this week, including three that were part of that state's largest-ever animal cruelty case. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Two Million 'Brand Name' Dehumidifiers Recalled Due To Fire RiskAbout 2 million dehumidifiers are being recalled because they can overheat and catch fire. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Moving Truck 'Storrowed' Near Mass General, Causing Traffic DelaysAn over height moving truck had its roof ripped after hitting a bridge around noon on Wednesday.
Burlington Schools To Require Masks, Regardless Of Vaccination StatusAll staff members and students in Burlington Public Schools will be required to wear masks this year, regardless of vaccination status. Katie Johnston reports.
CVS Will Raise Minimum Wage To $15 An Hour In 2022CVS announced Wednesday it is raising minimum wage to $15 an hour for all employees, starting in July 2022. Katie Johnston reports.