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One Man Dead in Fatal Motorcross Accident

One man is dead and another was injured during a motocross event in Freetown Sunday. According to published reports, the incident happened during the spring challenge "Hare Scramble" organized by the Pilgrim Sands Trail Riders at Demoranville Farm, on Chace Road, in East Freetown.

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New Bedford Police

High Speed New Bedford Chase Ends With Tasers and Pepper Spray

An all out police chase last night on Rt 140 starting in New Bedford.

According to police, officers investigating a disturbance at the entrance to 140 North at Acushnet Avenue came across a black 1998 Nissan Altima, which sped off onto the highway as police approached

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WJAR

Freetown Building Inspector Alleged as Bully

A scathing report on Freetown Building Inspector Paul Bourgeois featured on WJAR-TV last night has people talking. The investigative feature painted Bourgeois as a sort of bully, with at least two local business owners backing up the described behavior.

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New Bedford Man Arrested In Freetown

A New Bedford man is arrested in Freetown Saturday night after breaking in to a Chase Road auto parts business in Freetown.

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Null Value,flickr

Full Investigation into Bomb Threats Underway at Apponequet High School

A full investigation is underway at Apponequet Regional High School, looking to find out who wrote apparent bomb threats on bathroom walls.

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Former Fall River City Councilor Arrested

Freetown Police arrest a former Fall River City Councilor early Sunday morning for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol and with a suspended license. 

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Freetown Branch of Bank of America To Close

Bank of America corp., the biggest bank in Massachusetts, plans to close it's Freetown branch along with 3 others  in the state in March.

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Freetown Police Charge Two With Impersonating Police Officers

Freetown Police have charged two Fall River men with assault and impersonating a police officer.

Late Thursday afternoon, two motorists became involved in an altercation on South Main St. in Freetown

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Freetown Bank of America Branch Closing

Bank of America is planning on closing another branch this spring. According to published reports , the Chase Road location in Freetown appears to be the latest victim of online banking and declining foot traffic.

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Freetown Roundabout To Be Named After Local Fallen Soldier

Freetown plans to name a new traffic circle in town in honor of a local navy petty officer who died in Iraq.

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