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Opposition To Bethel Crematorium

BETHEL, Conn. (AP) – A proposed crematorium in Bethel has generated opposition over environmental concerns. The Connecticut Post reports ( ) that Shawn McLoughlin plans to cremate one or two bodies a day in a […]

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Investigation Prompts Resignation At Bethel School

 BETHEL, Conn. (AP) _ The school superintendent in Bethel says an elementary school staff member has resigned amid an investigation of what she called “inappropriate activities” with children. Bethel Superintendent Christine Carver announced the investigation […]


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Social Media Threats Against School Prompt Arrest

Police say a juvenile has been arrested in connection with making social media threats that caused a brief lockdown of district schools.



2 Fatal Motorcycle Crashes Sunday

Two people are dead in separate motorcycle crashes Sunday in the western part of the state.


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Bethel Student Chased By A Stranger

Authorities in Bethel, CT are urging caution after a 12-year-old middle school student said she was chased by a strange man while walking from a bus stop Tuesday afternoon.


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Three Killed In Crash Near Danbury-Bethel Town Line ID’d

Three people were killed in a crash near the Danbury-Bethel town line Tuesday.


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Motorist Faces Charges In Conn. Bicyclist’s Death

BETHEL, Conn. (AP) _ A New Milford man has been arrested in connection with an accident that killed a bicyclist. Police say Alexander Scott Lee faces charges of evading responsibility for a fatal accident, making […]


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Arrest In Bicyclist’s Death

A New Milford man has been arrested in connection with an accident that killed a bicyclist.


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Bicyclist Dies After Being Trapped Beneath Car

A business writer and avid bicyclist who was trapped under a car in an accident in Bethel on Sunday has died.


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Student Brought Shell Casings To Bethel Middle School, ‘No Threat’

A lockdown was lifted about 11:15 am.