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City of New Bedford Announces Memorial Day Weekend Events
The City of New Bedford announced its slate of events for the upcoming Memorial Day weekend, including a number of memorial events and the traditional parade.
Marion Gets a Visit From the Bear on Its Way to Plymouth
Bear reports are all over the SouthCoast, and this Marion encounter with tranq-wielding police might have caused the bear to high-tail it to Plymouth.
Freetown Police Arrest Alleged "Screw Bandit"
Freetown Police have captured a suspect who is allegedly the town’s mysterious 'Screw Bandit,' leaving construction screws in the roadway for weeks.
SouthCoast Bear Tracker 2023
Keep track of all the bear sightings that have been happening across the SouthCoast this year with our interactive bear map.
New Bedford Police: Avoid Far North End, Bear in the Area
New Bedford Police have asked people to avoid a far North End neighborhood as a black bear has been spotted making its way through the area.
Freetown "Screw Bandit" Leaves Drivers Screwed
Something screwy is going on in Freetown, as a 'screw bandit' has been dumping screws all over the road, leading to flat tires and growing rage among residents.
New Bedford Residents Report Mysterious "Loud Booms" Early Monday
Some early-morning loud noises had New Bedford residents concerned, and they still remain a bit of a mystery.