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New Bedford Man Arrested in Freetown Explosion

A New Bedford man is under arrest in connection with an explosion set off in Freetown early this morning.

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Triple E Mosquitos In Freetown

Two pools of mosquitoes carrying the potentially deadly eastern equine encephalitis virus have been identified in Freetown.

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Dawn Hero, flickr

Teens Fire Airsoft Pistol at Freetown Driver

Two teens will face charges after firing an Airsoft gun at a driver in Freetown over the weekend.

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West Nile Detected in New Bedford Mosquitos

Signs of West Nile Virus are popping up all over the Southcoast. The Bristol County Mosquito Control Project says mosquitos carrying the virus have been trapped in Lakeville, Freetown, Swansea, Fall River, Mattapoisett, and now New Bedford

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Freetown House Fire Causes $400K in Damage

A Freetown home is heavily damaged after a fire broke out.

According to the Standard Times, there were no injuries in the fire at 3 Walnut street Thursday afternoon, even though the homeowner and two grandchildren were in the house, unaware the building was burning

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The New Bedford Bay Sox Catcher is Another Local Talent-Meet Chris Travers (INTERVIEW)

Chris Travers was in-studio with Pete and Neal this morning. Chris is the catcher for the New Bedford BaySox. He's from Freetown, went to Apponequet Regional High School and now attends Roger Williams University

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Jean-Pierre Trahan speaks next to a photo of his late son Tyler, during dedication ceremonies of the Tyler Trahan Memorial Roundabout in Freetown. (Credit: TSM)
Jean-Pierre Trahan speaks next to a photo of his late son Tyler, during dedication ceremonies of the Tyler Trahan Memorial Roundabout in Freetown. (Credit: TSM)

Freetown Honors Naval Officer Tyler Trahan

A permanent part of Freetown now bears the name of one of its fallen heroes.

The town gathered at Crossroads Common Saturday for the dedication of the Tyler Trahan Memorial Roundabout. Trahan was killed in combat on April 30th, 2009 in Iraq, just days shy of his 23rd birthday

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Navy Seal To Be Remembered With Freetown Dedication

A traffic "roundabout" on Chace Road in Freetown will be dedicated Saturday in memory of Navy Petty Officer Tyler Trahan, who was killed in Iraq in 2009. 

Tyler's father, John Pierre Trahan tells WBSM News, his son could have attended the Naval Acadamy, but chose a combat role instead

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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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Freetown Lakeville Names Interim School Superintendent

The Freetown-Lakeville Regional School Committee has appointed a new interim superintendent of schools.

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