Freetown State Forest

Freetown Police Warn Motorists of Strange Threat in Roadways
The Freetown Police Department has posted a new sign outside of the Freetown State Forest warning motorists of a potential threat in the town's roadways.
In addition to the hazard of the sudden appearance of deer, raccoons and other animals that can appear in the road without notice, Freetown Police …
The Death of James Kater (VIDEO)
James Kater, the convicted murderer of Mary Lou Arruda, recently died in prison. His death brought some closure to the family of Arruda, the 15-year-old girl whose decapitated corpse was found tied to a tree in the Freetown State Forest in November of 1978...
More Details On Environmental Bond Bill
A newly-signed Environmetal Bond Bill contains millions of dollars for projects in Greater New Bedford.
They include some big ticket items like dredging New Bedford Habor, improvements to State Pier, and restoration of Fort Tabor.
But there are smaller projects as well, like $500,000 for a visitors an…
Dartmouth Man Recovering After Dirt-Bike Accident In Freetown
A Dartmouth man is recovering at a Boston hospital after being injured Friday in a dirt bike accident in the Freetown State Forest.
Fifty-three year old Peter Mills is listed in good condition.  Mills was injured Friday afternoon around 430pm while riding dirt bikes with another man in the vicin…