Connecticut River

Connecticut Yankee Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation site in Haddam, with 43 dry storage NRC-licensed dual-purpose (storage and transport) casks.  Image from the Centralized Used Fuel Resource for Information Exchange sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy.

Conn. Residents Seek Removal Of Nuke Plant Barrier

State environmental officials are asking owners of the Connecticut Yankee power plant site to consider alternatives to a boom blocking access to a canal off the Connecticut River.

10/14/2014

Dragon Boat Races (Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty Images)

“Dragon Boat” Races In Hartford

Colorful vessels will swarm the Connecticut River in Hartford this weekend during the 14th annual Riverfront Dragon Boat and Asian Festival.

08/16/2014

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Body Found Along River Identified

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Hartford Police say the  man whose body was found on the west bank of the Connecticut River in  Haddam  Thursday was  33 year old Ricky Cruz of  Hartford. Cruz  fell into the […]

05/23/2014

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Body Recovered Along River

(HADDAM,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –   A body was found on the  west bank of the Connecticut River in  Haddam about a half mile south of the Haddam Meadows boat launch  Thursday afternoon.Two kayakers made the discovery   shortly […]

05/22/2014

Lawrence McIntosh photo

Search Expanded For Missing Windsor Locks Man

(Windsor Locks, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – It’s been a week since a 52-year-old Windsor Locks man went missing and now police are stepping up their search efforts. Officers says Lawrence McIntosh disappeared New Year’s Eve and […]

01/07/2014

Connecticut River Hartford

Connecticut River The Only “Blueway” As Conservation Program Dries Up

The Connecticut River Blueway will retain its designation as a National Blueway, but that there will no such further designations as the Interior Department announced the program is ending.

01/03/2014

Madelyne Martinez-Mercado (Courtesy Hartford Police)

Hartford Police Arrest 2 In Grisly Homicide

Hartford police have made arrests in connection with a homicide from earlier this year. They say Madelyne Martinez-Mercado, 23, of New Britain and Talib Shaheer, 32, of Waterbury, were picked up Tuesday. Each is being […]

12/17/2013

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Springfield Man Says He Was Robbed While Fishing

Police say a man fishing in the Connecticut River in Springfield was jumped by three men and had his wallet stolen.

08/26/2013

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Body Pulled From The Connecticut River In Middletown

Authorities in Middletown pulled a body from the Connecticut River Saturday afternoon.

08/04/2013

CROPPED Connecticut River Gun Search

USCG Suspends Search for Missing Mass. Fisherman

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) _ The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a 51-year-old Massachusetts man who fell overboard while fishing off the coast of Connecticut. The Coast Guard says Yuri Kirvpichev of West […]

07/03/2013

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