Celebrity Turkey Netted, Put In Box, Released In WoodsKevin the Turkey became a minor celebrity in Wethersfield, as people watched him wander around densely populated areas in the middle of the day.
DEEP: Four Swimming Areas Closed Due To Poor Water QualityThe swimming areas at four state parks are closed because of poor water quality today.
DEEP: Kettletown State Park Among 3 Parks Closed For SwimmingThe swimming area at Kettletown State Park in Southbury remains closed today because of blue green algae blooms. There are warnings for the toxic blooms at Indian Wells State Park in Shelton, as well, but swimming is still allowed there.
Connecticut To Issue Grants For Microgrid Energy ProjectsApplications will be accepted starting in September.
Boating Accident Victim ID'dA Connecticut man pulled from the water after a boating accident has died at the hospital.
Authorities: 1-Year-Old Burned By Oven At CampsiteIncident took place at Rocky Neck State Park.
Connecticut Stocking Thousands Of Popular Channel CatfishDEEP says approximately 15,800 "cats" have been stocked in ponds and lakes.
Fishing Derby To Return Almost 2 Years After Large Fish Kill
High Risk of Forest Fires Today, Despite Weekend RainState officials are warning of a very high forest fire risk today.
Ray Dunaway: Save Money and Reduce Trash Program In West HartfordRobert Klee, Commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP), will talk about the SMART (Save Money and Reduce Trash) trash reduction program, which could be coming to West Hartford.
Holiday Gifts Available At Connecticut DEEP StoreBooks, state park passes and fishing licenses are some of the possible holiday gifts shoppers will be able to buy online from the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection.
Funds Available To Boost Fishing Among HispanicsConnecticut's Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is providing $15,000 in matching grants to organizations that want to help boost interest in recreational fishing within the Hispanic community.