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Clerk Injured in Attempted Robbery
DARTMOUTH - Dartmouth Police say a clerk received minor injuries after getting into a scuffle with a would-be robber.
Police say the suspect walked into the Cumberland Farms at State Road and Slocum Road before 10:30 P.M. Tuesday night to buy a soda, and walked up to the counter to tell the cler…
Farm Loans
BOSTON (AP) — Federal authorities say Massachusetts farmers are now eligible to apply for low-interest emergency loans to make up for some of the losses caused by cold weather earlier this year.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated most of the state's mainland as a primary natural disast…
Rehoboth Standoff
One man has been taken into custody after an hours-long standoff in Rehoboth this morning. No injuries were reported as the scene unfolded and finally came to a conclusion around 11:30 this morning.
Police have taken one suspect into custody
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State Funds Local Food
BOSTON (AP) — The state is doling out $300,000 in grants to support the efforts of six organizations trying to connect food producers to their local communities.
Fairhaven Police Search for Credit Card Thieves
Fairhaven Police are asking the public's help in identifying two suspects in a larceny case.
On August 20th, a Walgreen's customer accidentally left her wallet in the store.
Later that day, her credit card was used in two separate fraudulent transactions at the Cumberland Farms and Best Buy …