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Tour Manager To Be Sentenced Over Deadly 2003 Nightclub Fire

Station Nightclub Fire Memorial Project Gets State OK

The group working to build a memorial at the site of a 2003 nightclub fire that killed 100 people says it has received the go-ahead from Rhode Island.

Gina Russo of the Station Fire Memorial Foundation said Friday that the Department of Environmental Management and the Department of Transportation have approved the project

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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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Credit: Fairhaven Fire Department
Credit: Fairhaven Fire Department

Fairhaven Shed Fire

A large shed was destroyed following a fire in Fairhaven Sunday night.

Firefighter Wayne Oliveira says the fire at 39 Spring Street was reported shortly before 6:30 p.m.

Firefighters arrived to find the backyard shed fully engulfed in flames

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Credit: Lawrence Police
Credit: Lawrence Police

Fire That Killed Two Boys Was Accident

The state fire marshal says an apartment fire that killed two boys was an accident caused by an electrical wiring failure.

Fire Marshal Stephen Coan says the boys were found Tuesday in a third-floor bedroom at the back of the six-unit building in Lawrence

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Credit: Lawrence Police
Credit: Lawrence Police

Two Children Die In Lawrence Fire

Two children have died in an early morning apartment fire in Lawrence.

State Fire Marshal Stephen Coan says the two young boys were found in a bedroom of a third-floor apartment in the six-unit building

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

New Bedford Fire Department Hosting Open House

Kids of all ages can enjoy a tour of the building and apparatus used by local firefighters Saturday.

The New Bedford Fire Department is taking part in an open house Saturday afternoon as part of National Fire Safety Month

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Credit: Acushnet Fire Department Facebook Page
Credit: Acushnet Fire Department Facebook Page

Prison Guard Pulls Three People From Burning Car

A prison guard who pulled three people from a burning car shortly before it became engulfed says he didn't have time to think of his own safety.

Rui Gouveia, of Fairhaven, was on his way to the state prison in Bridgewater, where he works as a correctional officer, on Tuesday night when a car passed him and crashed

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Travelers Beware: Return To Full Service May Take Two Weeks

Traffic at Chicago's two busiest airports, O'Hare and Midway, slowly returned to more normal levels Monday, three days after a deliberately-set fire at a regional air traffic control center disrupted much of the nation's air-travel system.

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Dartmouth Firefighter Under Arrest

A Dartmouth firefighter is under arrest.

Dartmouth Police say District #1 Fire Lieutenant Troy DeCouto was placed under arrest Thursday, and is accused of stealing gasoline from the District #1 Station

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Shed In Which Child Died During Fire Contained Gas

Authorities say the shed in which an 8-year-old Massachusetts boy died during a fire while playing with friends apparently contained gasoline for a lawnmower and one of the children was playing with a lighter

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