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Two New Bedford Fires

New Bedford fire officials are investigating after a fire Wednesday night and another fire early Thursday morning.

Fire Chief Michael Gomes says the first fire occurred 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at 355 Court Street

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"Cowboy" Ben Alman, flickr

Menino, Boston’s Longest-Serving Mayor, Dies At 71

Long-serving former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino has died. He was 71.

Spokeswoman Dot Joyce says Menino died Thursday morning in the company of his family and friends. He had been diagnosed with advanced cancer in February 2014, shortly after leaving office

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Robert Jacobvitz Lecture Honors WW II Hero

It's a personal honor to be a part of radio broadcasts that enlighten and inspire listeners. Such is the case with Robert Jacobvitz, who while here on the SouthCoast, gave residents and students an insight into who Aristides de Sousa Mendes was and what he did to receive world recognition for his heroism during World War II.

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Route 79 / Braga Bridge Improvements Project Means Traffic Changes

Beginning Wednesday, Nov. 12, the Massachusetts Department of Transportation will implement traffic changes through the middle of December.

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Hernandez Lawyers Say Prosecutors Lifted Passages

Lawyers for former Patriots player Aaron Hernandez are accusing Massachusetts prosecutors of lifting passages from a court filing by federal prosecutors arguing against moving the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

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New Bedford Health Officials Encourage Residents To Get Flu Shots

The New Bedford Health Department is encouraging local residents to get their flu shot....

That's Andrea Paleologos, the Public Health Nursing Supervisor in New Bedford. She says a flu shot is still the best way to protect yourself from getting the flu

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Baker Says Fisherman Story From 2010 Campaign

BOSTON (AP) — Republican gubernatorial candidate Charlie Baker has acknowledged that an emotional story he told about a struggling fisherman during a debate Tuesday night dates to the 2010 campaign

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Mayor: Baker’s New Bedford Story is ‘Far-Fetched’

Charlie Baker's story of a New Bedford fisherman he met while on the campaign trail is raising eyebrows on the South Coast.

Baker's says the story of the mountain of a man who told his sons to work as fishermen instead of taking athletic scholarships actually occurred du

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New Bedford Remains The Nation’s Top Fishing Port

NOAA has released its annual report on Fish-Landings In The U-S, and the Port of New Bedford is again the top fishing port dollar-wise in the nation. It's the 14th year in a row that New Bedford has been number one

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Should These Students Be Expelled For Their Homecoming Picture?

It's a story that is all over social media and it led to a number of calls on the Morning Show today.

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