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New Charges Against Hernandez Associates

A Bristol County Grand Jury has returned separate indictments bringing new charges against two of the alleged associates of former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez.

The Bristol County District Attorney's Office says the indictments were handed down late this afternoon, and charge Carlos Ortiz and Ernest Wallace, both of Bristol, Connecticut, with murder in connection to the June 2013 slaying of Odin Lloyd

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Mayor Supports Disaster Relief For Fishing Industry

New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell has sent a letter to the U.S. Secretary of Commerce, in support of disaster funding for grouind-fishermen in New England. 

Mitchell says about half of New Bedford's 100 draggers have left the fishery, causing hundreds of fishermen and shore-side support workers to lose their jobs

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Winter Storm Pummels Northeast, Kills 13

 

At least 13 deaths have been blamed on a winter storm that dumped nearly 2 feet of snow in finger-numbing temperatures in parts of the Northeast.
 
    Light, fluffy snow meant an easier time digging out than it might have been Friday. The

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Healthy Cranberry Crop Projected This Year

State officials are projecting a healthy cranberry crop of 2.1 million barrels for the current season.

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Bad Service Becoming More Prevalent in Local Restuarants

If you are in a service based industry wouldn't you make sure you have great service?  I am baffled every time I head out to a restaurant to enjoy a meal and end up with less than stellar service.

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New England Expects Ample Apples After Dismal 2012

Apple pickers are descending on New England's orchards for the early varieties as farmers around the region predict a strong rebound from a dismal 2012.

Weather conditions have been favorable to apple production this year, with minimal late frosts, a wet early summer and recent dry conditions

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Rare Two Toned Lobster Discovered in Maine

Got lob-stah? Well, lobsterman Jeff Edwards surely does! He landed one of the rarest crustaceans, a perfectly divided half orange, half dark brown beauty.

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Maine Libraries Help Destroyed Canadian Library

Libraries across Maine are collecting donations to help rebuild the library destroyed when a runaway train exploded in Canada earlier this summer.

Farmington Public Library Director Melanie Coombs launched the effort because the Maine community is the sister city of Lac-Megantic (lak may-gahn-TEEK'), Quebec

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Interview Karen Covey of ‘The Coastal Table Cookbook’

Local author Karen Covey stopped by the WBSM studios to talk about her new cookbook The Coastal Table.

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Two Women Face Sentencing in Conn. Pyramid Scheme

Two Connecticut women face sentencing for running a pyramid scheme that authorities say involved millions of dollars and more than 1,000 other women.

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