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tsm - Geoffrey Haworth (L) shares election results with supporter
tsm - Geoffrey Haworth (L) shares election results with supporter

Voters in Fairhaven, Freetown and Acushnet Have Their Say

An upset victory in the race for Selectman in Fairhaven.  Incumbent Brian Bowcock was defeated by Geoffrey Haworth by 256 votes. 

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Acushnet Police
Acushnet Police

Search Still On for Local Animal Abuser

Acushnet Police are continuing their investigation into the death of a four-year-old female pit bull.

The dog was found in a black garbage bag off of Slocum Street near the Acushnet River, allegedly dropped there by a man in a grey jogging suit, last seen headed toward Brooklawn Park.

Acushnet Animal Control Officer Rebekah Tomlinson tells WBSM News the body

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Acushnet Police
Acushnet Police

Alleged Acushnet Drug Dealer Arrested

Acushnet Police and officials from the Bristol County Sheriff's Office arrest an alleged drug dealer in the town.

According to police, the three-month-long investigation came to a head Wednesday with the arrest of 34-year-old Juan Gomez in his South Main Street driveway

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massdistraction,flickr
massdistraction,flickr

Warming Centers For Those Without Power In New Bedford & Acushnet

With the power outages is many neighborhoods, there are some "warming centers" now being set up.

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TSM
TSM

Buzzards Bay Coalition to Announce Acushnet Sawmills Renovation

The Buzzards Bay Coalition is set to announce it's latest plans for the former Acushnet Sawmills property.

The ecological restoration project will turn the 19-acres of overgrown weeds and cracked pavement into a recreational destination for people to enjoy

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@sher242,twitter
@sher242,twitter

Acushnet House Fire Under Investigation

Acushnet firefighters were called to the scene of a house fire late last night at 50 Columbe Street.

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Getty Images
Getty Images

Massachusetts Gets Ready For The Next Winter Storm

Just as one system leaves, another one rears it's ugly head. Another burst of snow is ready to hit Massachusetts, so how much can the Southcoast expect?

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gocarts/WBUR/}{enry, flickr
gocarts/WBUR/}{enry, flickr

WBSM Top Stories Of 2012

As we close on 2012, we take a look back at some of the stories and news that affected us here on the Southcoast. A hurricane roared through, education was debated and a tragic shooting are just a few of the things that we will remember from this year

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Acushnet Police
Acushnet Police

Assault Weapon Scare in Acushnet

Acushnet Police have seized three replica pellet guns in the town.

According to police, officers investigating reports of people with assault rifles on Hope street around 2:40pm Monday found two adult males and a juvenile in a backyard with replica pellet guns

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Acushent Police Dept.
Acushent Police Dept.

Acushnet Voters Narrowly Approve Police Station Proposal

Voters in Acushnet have narrowly approved a debt exclusion that clears the way for construction of a new police station off Middle Road.  This voter told WBSM News he supported the project and is willing to take the tax hit

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