Quinn Wants to “Speed Up” Fisheries Science
Former State Rep. John Quinn of Dartmouth has just about completed his first three-day meeting as a member of the New England Regional Fisheries Management Council. 
The meeting took place in Plymouth, and Quinn says the validity of scientific data dominated most of the discussion...
UMass Dartmouth Turbine In Need of Repair
The wind turbine at UMass Dartmouth has been almost completely idle since it's installation about six months ago. But university officials say that will change soon.
UMass Dartmouth spokesman John Hoey tells WBSM News the turbine does spin, but not consistently...
Fishing Disaster Declared in New England
The U.S. Commerce Department has declared a national fishery disaster in New England, opening the door for tens of millions of dollars in relief funds for fishermen.
U.S. Sen. John Kerry said he's secured a commitment from Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to include $100 million for fishermen a…