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Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman speaks at a ceremony at Dinosaur State Park in Rocky Hill honoring the 100th anniversary of the state parks. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Anniversary Ceremony Brings Warning For Future of State Parks

At a ceremony celebrating the one-hundredth anniversary of the first purchase of land for a state park, there was a warning about the future of Connecticut’s park system.

08/02/2013

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Weekly Fishing Report

The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has issued its weekly fishing report for the period starting July 25.

07/26/2013

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Man Found Dead in Park

Department of  Energy and Environmental Protection EnCon  Police are investigating the death of a 25 year old man in Talcott Mountain State Park in Simsbury. Police were notified about  4 pm  Saturday afternoon about a […]

07/21/2013

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Weekly Fishing Report

The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has issued the weekly fishing report for the week of July 11

07/12/2013

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Another Fall in Enders State Forest

A 19 year old Chicopee , Massachusetts man  slipped and fell some 20  feet into the water while walking along  the falls at Enders State Forest in Granby Tuesday evening.A friend he was with called […]

07/02/2013

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Governor Vetoes Bill Which Could Have Opened State-Owned Land To ATVs

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is scuttling a bill that opponents warned could allow all-terrain vehicles on state-owned lands across Connecticut.

07/02/2013

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DEEP Fishing Report

The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has released its latest report

06/21/2013

Daniel Esty (Courtesy DEEP)

DEEP Commissioner To Discuss Energy And Environmental Goals

Later today, Connecticut’s commissioner for the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection will discuss key legislation passed this session in the General Assembly. Commissioner Dan Esty says the bills allow Connecticut to continue to move […]

06/18/2013

Charla Nash courtesy Brigham and Women's Hospital

Chimp Attack Victim Denied Permission To Sue State

A Connecticut woman disfigured in a chimpanzee attack was denied permission Friday to sue the state for $150 million.

06/14/2013

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Lake Search to Resume

The search of Lake Lillinonah,The Housatonic River and  the surrounding shore  for Eric Langlois will resume Friday, as soon as  water conditions improve.Emergency  personnel  were  called to the lake  Tuesday evening on the report of […]

06/13/2013

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