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Officials Deny Fire Union Claims

Mayor Jon Mitchell and Fleet Director Ken Blanchard denied the firefighters union's claim that fire apparatus in the city is in disrepair.

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Transgender Repeal Response

Massachusetts officials are decrying the Trump administration's rollback of federal public school bathroom protections for transgender students.

New Bedford Harbor Pollution

Oil Spill

The Coast Guard says about two drums worth of oil has been recovered after spilling from an unidentified source Thursday into New Bedford Harbor.

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21st Century Police Work

Police work continues to move into the 21st century, with New Bedford analyzing crime data and other stats through a specialized program.

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Mayor, Fleet Director Deny Claims Fire Apparatus is in Disrepair

The New Bedford City Council questioned the condition of the city's public safety vehicles during Thursday night's meeting, but the person in charges of those vehicles is taking exception...

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Dartmouth Dealership Suddenly Closes, Owing Customers Cars and Cash

DARTMOUTH - A now-defunct Dartmouth car dealership owes customers nearly $120,000.

According to a WPRI-TV investigation, Southcoast Auto Exchange recently closed it's doors, leaving several customers without cars they had already purchased, but never received...

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Marty Walsh/Facebook

Massachusetts Officials Decry Trump Transgender Rollback

BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts officials are decrying the Trump administration's rollback of federal public school bathroom protections for transgender students...

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Councilors Seek Answers on Condition of Fire Department Apparatuses

NEW BEDFORD - City Councilors rose concerns over the condition of public safety vehicles during Thursday evening's meeting at City Hall. 

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New Tech Helps Streamline Guess-Work at New Bedford Police Department

NEW BEDFORD - The New Bedford Police Department is showcasing how they spot crime trends and other statistics. Since September, the department has been using CompStat, a computer statistics system that compiles data from police reports, and shows police an interactive map of crimes, accidents, overdoses, and other incidents...

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Route 18 Off-Ramp Closed Tonight

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has announced that the off-ramp from I-195 Eastbound to Route 18 Southbound in New Bedford will be closed overnight beginning at 8:00 pm on Thursday, February 23, and reopening at 4:30 am on Friday, February 24...

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