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Dan McCready

I hail from Milton, Mass. where I attended Catholic Memorial High School in West Roxbury then later Suffolk University. For many years, I worked as an entertainer in film, TV and stage. Eventually, I got bit by the news bug and earned a Masters in Journalism from Northeastern University. During my time at Northeastern, I worked as a Co-op for the Patriot Ledger and the Enterprise writing articles and creating video packages for their websites. I went on to Cape Cod Broadcasting where I anchored the evening news shifts and covered local government. Over my career, I have reported on many events such as the Boston Marathon bombings, Rally to Restore Sanity, and the Hollywood Black Film Festival. I feel very fortunate to be a part of WBSM and interacting with our loyal audience.
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State Not Prepared For Ebola, Says Nurses Group

A group representing Massachusetts nurses says many hospitals in the state are ill-prepared to deal with a case of Ebola.

David Schildmeier, a spokesman for the Massachusetts Nurses Association says that frontline health workers such as nurses lack the resources necessary to protect themselves while treating an Ebola patient

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Mass. Clean Energy Center
Mass. Clean Energy Center

Mayor Mitchell Responds To Governor’s Letter

Governor Deval Patrick has accused New Bedford Mayor John Mitchell of misrepresenting his administration over the issue of what name should be on the Marine Commerce Terminal Project.

The Governor says the terminal was never given a formal name therefore it can't be renamed

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Getty Images/Darren McCollester
Getty Images/Darren McCollester

Sagamore Bridge Lane Restrictions

Travel lane restrictions began Tuesday on the Sagamore Bridge.

Army Corps of Engineers spokesman Tim Dugan says that one lane in each direction will be closed daily from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Wide loads will not be permitted to cross the bridge during while the lane restrictions are in effect and State and local police will be on hand to assist motorists

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Credit: Thinkstock Photos
Credit: Thinkstock Photos

Mattapoisett Drinking Water Notice

 

The Town of Mattapoisett says coliform bacteria was detected in the town's drinking water.

A notice released by the Water Department says the coliform bacteria was found in four samples in a group of twenty samples that were taken in September.

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Dr. Najam Zaidi discusses the Ebola and Enterovirus on The WBSM Morning Show. Credit: Dan McCready/TSM
Dr. Najam Zaidi discusses the Ebola and Enterovirus on The WBSM Morning Show. Credit: Dan McCready/TSM

Local Doctor Provides Information On Enterovirus 68

The spread of the Enterovirus 68 has many parents concerned that their children are at risk of catching the potentially lethal virus.

Dr. Najam Zaidi, the Medical Director of the Infection Control Program at Southcoast Health, told the WBSM Morning Show says that some basic hygene tips will do a great deal to prevent the Enterovirus from spreading

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