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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

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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

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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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DEEP Releases Name Of Missing Fisherman

The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has released the name of a man who went overboard from a fishing boat at the mouth of the Connecticut River Sunday evening.

07/02/2013

Connecticut River search (Photo by WTIC's Aaron Kupec)

Crews Commence River Search

OLD LYME, Conn. (AP) _ Rescue workers are searching for a man who fell from a boat while fishing with at mouth of the Connecticut River. WFSB-TV reports the 58-year-old man is a father of […]

07/01/2013

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Larson & Local Officials Tour Pumping Station and Levees In Hartford

Officials took a look at the aging system of levees and pumping stations protecting Hartford and East Hartford from flooding on the Connecticut River.

03/26/2013

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Kayaker Discovers Body In Connecticut River

A kayaker on the Connecticut River called Middletown Police around 10:40am on Saturday reporting a man’s body in the river. Authorities located the body floating just south of the Cromwell town line, close to the shore, but down a steep embankment along Route-9.

02/24/2013

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