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File photo of a black bear. Courtesy Terry Schnurr, General Sales Manager of Lynch Toyota,  Manchester

Bear Euthanized After Chasing Runners

A bear that chased two joggers at McLean Game Refuge in Granby has been euthanized.

05/05/2015

Interstate 95

Fatal Accident Shuts Down 95

A fatal traffic accident shut down Interstate 95 northbound in Fairfield, causing lengthy delays during the morning rush hour.

05/05/2015

Waterbury Hospital courtesy hospital website

Deal Reached To Sell Waterbury Hospital

Greater Waterbury Health Network has reached an agreement to sell Waterbury Hospital to a Los Angeles-based company.

05/05/2015

Photo from Willimantic Police Department web site

Synthetic Marijuana Sickens Users In Willimantic

Willimantic police say they are dealing with a batch of tainted synthetic marijuana that has sent about a dozen people to the hospital since Monday.

05/05/2015

OSHA

OSHA Investigates Fatal Crane Accident In New Haven

The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating a fatal weekend accident at the Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge construction site in New Haven.

05/05/2015

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Bridge Project Underway In Greenwich

Work has begun on what is expected to be a 3-year project to replace two railroad bridges in Greenwich.

05/05/2015

Waterbury Hospital courtesy hospital website

Agreement Reached To Sell Waterbury Hospital

Greater Waterbury Health Network has reached an agreement to sell Waterbury Hospital to a Los Angeles-based company.

05/05/2015

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Divers Find Man Who Fell Out Of Boat In Pond In Watertown

Divers found a man who had fallen out of a boat in a pond at Watertown’s Crestbrook Park.

05/04/2015

Richard Lapointe leaves Hartford Superior Court on bond. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

DNA Tests Being Conducted On Old Evidence In Lapointe Case

DNA test results are expected by the end of next month, as state officials consider whether to pursue a new murder trial against Richard Lapointe.

05/04/2015

File photo of a bear, June 2013 (Courtesy Wethersfield Police)

Aggressive Bear Trapped In Granby

Two people were chased by a bear this afternoon near the trout pond at the McLean Game Refuge in Granby.

05/04/2015