Forest Fire Danger: The Forest Fire Danger Level in Connecticut is high,  and the National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning, Read More
I-91, Exit 8 Noon Feb. 7, 2012 (Courtesy DOT Traffic Cameras)

Fire Danger In Connecticut “Very High” Today

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Environmental officials are warning about a high risk for forest fires in Connecticut on Thursday due to dry and windy conditions. The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection says all […]

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Courtesy DEA website

Another Prescription Drug “Take Back” Day Saturday

Federal, state and local authorities are cooperating again this Saturday for the “National Take Back Initiative.”

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Hillary Clinton Speaks At The University Of Miami

Hillary Clinton Speaks at UConn

STORRS, Conn. (AP) _ Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton tells an audience at UConn she believes the outcome in Ukraine will be a bad one for Russia. Clinton, who is considering another run for […]

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Connecticut State Capitol (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Labor History Bill Passes Senate

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut lawmakers are moving closer to requiring the Department of Education to come up with a curriculum that local school districts can use to teach about the history of the labor […]

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2014 Duck Stamp Art, first place, Guy Crittenden (Courtesy DEEP)

Duck Stamp Art Chosen

A Virginia artist is the winner of Connecticut’s 2014 Duck Stamp Art competition.

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Fire At ‘The Day’ Newspaper

New London authorities are investigating a suspicious fire at the offices of The Day newspaper that forced an evacuation of the building.

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Glen Campbell (David Livinston/Getty Images)

‘End Of An Iconic American Brand’ As Ovation Factory Announces Closing

An Ovation guitar factory in the western Connecticut hills that has produced instruments for music legends from Paul Simon to Cat Stevens to Glen Campbell will be closing after 47 years.



Town-Gown Issues Prompt Hamden To Delay Student Housing Permits

Hamden officials say they’ve imposed a one-year moratorium on new permits for off-campus college student housing because of loud partying, parking problems and other issues bothering local residents.


Hillary Clinton (Photo Credit: Andrew Burton/ Getty Images News)

Hillary Clinton In Town

Hillary Rodham Clinton will be headlining forums in Boston and at the University of Connecticut as she considers another run for president in 2016.


Cherish Curtin, left, and Jennifer Ramos (Courtesy Naugatuck PD)

Infant’s Death Under Investigation

Naugatuck police are looking into the untimely death of an infant at a home on Diamond Street Tuesday morning.