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Pedestrian Injured In South End Accident

New Bedford Police say a pedestrian was struck by car traveling westbound on Cove Road Sunday night in the South End.

The incident happened around 10pm near the intersection of Cove and County St

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Ninth gGrade graduates of the Sea Lab Program / Jim Phillips TSM
Ninth gGrade graduates of the Sea Lab Program / Jim Phillips TSM

New Bedford’s Sea Lab Holds Commencement

A commencement celebration in New Bedford saluting participants in the Sea Lab summer program, the city's marine science center in the South End.

The center honored its ninth grade participants who have been attending Sea Lab for several years

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Lot at 41 Ruth Street - Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media
Lot at 41 Ruth Street - Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

New Bedford Homes Evacuated After Discovery of Artillery Shell

A few moments of excitement in a South End neighborhood after the discovery of an explosive device.

New Bedford Fire Chief Michael Gomes says fire crews were called to 41 Ruth Street Wednesday afternoon where an old artillery shell had been found

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Two Found Dead In South End Apartment

New Bedford police are investigating after two dead bodies were found in a South End apartment.

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Shots Fired, No Suspects in New Bedford Shooting

New Bedford Police are investigating a report of shots fired in the city.

Detective Captain Steve Vicente says witnesses reported hearing four or five gunshots in the area of Division and Crapo Streets in the South End around 12:30 Monday morning

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Small Crowds, Big Questions At City’s First Public Casino Forum

Roughly 40 New Bedford residents turned out for the city's first public casino forum at Roosevelt Middle School Thursday night. 

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Raft Overturns In Waters Off Fort Tabor, One Person Unresponsive

New Bedford Police and Fire units responded to Fort Tabor in the South End Sunday evening around 6pm  after a rubber inflatable raft capsized at the end of the a pier near the beach-area.

According to District Fire Chief Michael Dandurand, two males were onboard the raft when it overturned, and other boaters came to their rescue

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Roof Fire At Rodney Metals In South End

For the second time in ten days, New Bedford firefighters respond to Rodney Metals on East Rodney French Boulevard to douse a fire on the building's roof.

Crews responded about 1:45 Saturday afternoon

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

Few Clues For New Bedford Police After South End Gunfire

New Bedford Police have very little to go on after a single gunshot rang out early Wednesday morning in the South End.

Detective Captain Steven Vicente tells WBSM News the city's ShotSpotter system detected the gunshot just before 1am at Crapo and Jouvette Streets

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New Bedford Police

New Bedford Clerk Attacked, Two 14-Year-Olds Arrested

Two 14-year-old juveniles have been arrested after an attempted robbery and attack on a New Bedford store clerk.

Police say two officers on patrol around 8:40 Wednesday night heard glass shatter and saw two masked males running from the scene in the area of Rivet and Hyacinth streets in the South End

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