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Tim Weisberg

Tim Weisberg is the afternoon news anchor for WBSM, joining the newsroom in January of 2017. Previously, Tim hosted "Saturday Morning with Tim Weisberg" on the station for four years. Tim has been also been hosting "Spooky Southcoast" on WBSM since January 2006. He originally created the show, along with co-host and producer Matt Costa, to give the people of the SouthCoast a chance to discuss their own local hauntings, legends and lore. But a funny thing happened--the show has grown by leaps and bounds and is now one of the most recognized programs on the paranormal in the entire world! The show has been downloaded millions of times all over the planet. Tim has also written two books: "Ghosts of the SouthCoast" and "Haunted Objects: Stories of Ghosts on Your Shelf," the latter co-authored with Spooky Southcoast's Christopher Balzano. Tim has also made appearances on The Travel Channel ("Ghost Adventures," "Most Terrifying Places in America"), The History Channel ("MonsterQuest"), BIO ("My Ghost Story"), Discovery Channel, Destination America ("America's Bermuda Triangle") and LIVING TV in the UK. Tim is also a sports writer for The Standard-Times in New Bedford, covering the Boston Celtics, New England Patriots and local youth and high school sports. Tim is also an accomplished television writer, researcher and producer. He has worked on the Destination America series "Ghost Stalkers," "Ghost Asylum" and "Haunted Towns." Catch Tim's news updates every afternoon on WBSM and on the WBSM app. Spooky Southcoast airs Saturday nights 10 p.m. to Midnight.
Courtesy New Bedford Police
Courtesy New Bedford Police

Chief Cordeiro: AG Sessions ‘Down-to-Earth Individual’

New Bedford Police Chief Joseph Cordeiro was among a number of Massachusetts police chiefs that took part in a roundtable meeting in Boston Thursday with U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

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Somerset Police/Twitter

Somerset Police Looking for Repeat Criminal, Who May Have Missing Girlfriend and Her Son

Somerset Police are searching for a man with a lengthy criminal record, and who may be involved in the disappearance of a Somerset woman and her five-year-old son.

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MichaelRodrigues.org

Rodrigues: If $15 Minimum Wage Goes Before Voters, ‘It Will Pass’

Senator Michael Rodrigues (D-Westport) is co-chair of a new Senate task force examining ways to improve the business climate for Massachusetts retailers, including a possible $15 minimum wage.

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Boston Globe via Getty Images

Fiancee of Aaron Hernandez Suing NFL, Patriots After CTE Diagnosis

The fiancee of former tight end Aaron Hernandez is suing the NFL and the Patriots on behalf of their daughter for not disclosing the link between suicidal impulses and CTE.

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Google Maps

Four Arrested, Drugs Taken Off Streets in New Bedford

Members of the New Bedford police narcotics and gang units arrested four people and took heroin, fentanyl, marijuana and oxycodone off the street Wednesday after executing three separate search warrants.

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New Bedford Tops List of Communities Receiving Funds for Recycling Programs

The Baker-Polito Administration is awarding $2.3 million to 238 municipalities and regional entities for recycling efforts, with New Bedford topping the list of recipients.

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Google Maps

New Bedford Airport Receiving Grant for Commercial Expansion

The Baker administration is set to announce later today that the New Bedford Regional Airport has been given a $216,000 grant from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, Senator Mark Montigny has told WBSM News.

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Courtesy Fall River Police
Courtesy Fall River Police

Westport Woman Charged with OUI after Hitting Unmarked Police Car

A Westport woman has been charged with driving under the influence of drugs, after police say she crashed into an unmarked vehicle carrying three Fall River Police detectives.

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