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Chevy Trailblazer flipped over following crash at intersection of Route 6 and Route 240 in Fairhaven. 9-17-2014 (Photo: Dan McCready/TSM)
Chevy Trailblazer flipped over following crash at intersection of Route 6 and Route 240 in Fairhaven. 9-17-2014 (Photo: Dan McCready/TSM)

Car Flips Over In Fairhaven Crash

Fairhaven Police and State Police arrived at the intersection of Route 6 and Route 240 following a rollover crash Wednesday morning.

The crash, involving a Toyota Prius and Chevy Trailblazer, took place around 6:30 a

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Photo Credit: Andrew Augustus
Photo Credit: Andrew Augustus

Owner Of Berkley Airfield Hurt In Plane Crash

The pilot hurt in a plane crash in Berkley has been identified as the 78-year-old owner of the private airfield.

Authorities say Murray Randall was the only person on board the small craft when it went down at about 10:45 a

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Jim Phillips | TSM
Jim Phillips | TSM

Morad To Continue Pressing School Officials For Answers

Members of the City Council aren't happy about the latest communication from the New Bedford School Committee.

The Committee wrote the Council a letter this week, asking that they respect the boundaries of the school board, and that any concerns be sent directly to the Superintendent

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Greater New Bedford Regional Vocational Technical High School/Facebook

Interest, Not Disappointment Accounts For Growing Voc-Tech Waiting List

About 1,000 apply, but only half of the applicants are accepted to Greater New Bedford Voc-Tech. The school's 513-person waiting list tops the state when it comes to vocational schools.

Voc-Tech Scheduling and Reporting Coordinator, Sue Demers says while faith in the New Bedford Public School System has waivered, she doesn't associate those feelings with the growing interest in Voc-Tech

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Hernandez Says He Felt Helpless And Concerned About Fiancee And Baby

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez says in a court filing he felt helpless and concerned about his fiancee and their baby when police investigating a 2013 killing questioned him during a warranted search at his home

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Photo by Jim Phillips / TSM
Photo by Jim Phillips / TSM

Coakley, Baker Spar Over Pre-Kindergarten Costs

Democratic candidate for governor Martha Coakley says her plan to eliminate a waiting list of 17,000 children seeking state vouchers for pre-kindergarten would cost an estimated $150 million annually

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Wynn Resorts Wins Boston License, Suffolk Downs To Close

Wynn Resorts has bested Mohegan Sun for the lucrative Boston-area casino license.

The Massachusetts Gaming Commission voted Tuesday afternoon to award the license to the Las Vegas casino giant for its proposed $1

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Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images
Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Alaskan Junior High Students Visiting New Bedford

24 junior high schoolers from way up north will be visiting New Bedford this weekend.

On Saturday, students, their parents, and teachers from the Anchor Lutheran Shool in Anchorage, Alaska will spend four hours in the Whaling City soaking up the culture

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Photo Credit: Andrew Augustus
Photo Credit: Andrew Augustus

Pilot Hurt In Berkley Plane Crash

Authorities say a pilot was injured when a small plane crashed in Berkley.

The Taunton Daily Gazette reports that the plane crashed at Myricks Airport at about 10:45 a.m. Tuesday.

The plane was upright and nose first in some woods to the side of the grass airfield

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Governor Patrick In London For Trade Mission

Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is spending the day zipping around London as part of his latest trade mission.

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