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Jack Peterson

Jack Peterson, AKA Captain Jack, is one of WBSM's most versatile personalities.  Jack is equally at home doing the play by play of high school football and basketball, gathering, writing and broadcasting news, or filling in for WBSM talk show hosts.  A 51 year broadcast veteran, Jack started his career in Lowell, MA as a DJ and has been on the air in New Bedford for the past 34 years.  He has also been Master of Ceremonies at many local charity events including the United Way awards banquet, Special Olympics and the Otto Graham and Dave Cowens Achievement Awards.  His hobbies include sports (watching, not playing), reading and the entertainment industry.  Jack has lived in New Bedford with his wife of 28 years, Lynne (AKA 1st Mate Lynnie), with their 11 year old Beagle/Foxhound/Pointer/Lab mix dog, Chloe .
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Fall River Pornographic Facebook Poster Arrested

Police say a 17-year-old Fall River boy has been arrested for creating a Facebook page that allegedly displayed nude photos of high school-aged students. The teen was arrested Thursday and charged with dissemination of obscene material harmful to minors and possessing child pornography

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Kaitlin Pearson
Kaitlin Pearson

Lingerie Model, Teacher’s Aide Speaks Out

A Massachusetts teacher's aide briefly placed on leave when the school district found out about her second career as a lingerie model says she thinks she's a good example for her students. In her first public statements, 23-year-old Kaitlin Pearson said in broadcast interviews that she's a college graduate who got good grades

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Mike Dukakis
masspolitics.com
Mike Dukakis masspolitics.com

South Station Could Bear Dukakis Name

A proposal before Beacon Hill would name the transportation hub at South Station in honor of former governor Michael Dukakis. The House passed the amendment Wednesday. As governor in the 70s and 80s Dukakis was known for taking the Green Line to work

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Colon and Vargas - New Bedford Police
Colon and Vargas - New Bedford Police

Two Busted in New Bedford Drug Raid

A New Bedford couple was arrested overnight following a drug raid in their Jouvette Street apartment.

Omar Colon and Wanda Vargas were taken into custody after a traffic stop as members of the New Bedford Police Department's Narcotics unit executed a search warrant at 14 Jouvette Street

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Massachusetts State House
Massachusetts State House

Mass. House OK’s Transportation Borrowing Bill

The Southcoast Commutor Rail Project is part of a 12 billion dollar transportation bill that passed the Massachusetts House Wednesday night. The bill includes 2.2 billion dollars for the exetnsion of commutor rail service to New Bedford

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Registry Of  Motor Vehicles
blog.massdrive.com
Registry Of Motor Vehicles blog.massdrive.com

Mass. Registry Fees May Soon Be On The Rise

It may soon cost more in Massachusetts to renew a driver's license, register a car, or conduct other business at the Registry of Motor Vehicles. State officials will seek to raise Registry fees by 10 percent on July 1 to fill a $53 million gap in the state Department of Transportation's operating budget

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Veggie Platter
Veggie Platter

Healthier Options Outrank Pizza On Super Bowl Snacks List

Watch out chips and dip, veggies are proving to be quite popular when it comes to snack foods at Super Bowl parties. A Nielsen survey shows that while salty snacks lead the way in the top ten foods being eaten and served, vegetables rank number three, right behind dips

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