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Weather alert: Flood watches and a flood warning have been posted for parts of the state,  including minor flooding along the Connecticut River. I  And a freeze warning has been posted for parts of the state through Thursday morning.

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Weekly Fishing Report #3

The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has issued its third weekly fishing report of the season.

05/13/2013

Brown Trout (courtesy Department of Energy and Environmental Protection)

Fishing Report For Week Of May 2

The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has issued its weeklky fishing report.

05/02/2013

Bears in Farmington (Tristano Korlolu/WTIC Photo)

Farmington Man Shoots Bear Cub

One of two bear cubs spotted in Farmington in recent days was put down after being shot by a resident of Bonnie Lane.

05/02/2013

A year-and-a-half old female black bear ran towards a man, at a house in Madison. Still from a video courtesy of the state DEEP.

Bear Activity Picking Up

Wildlife biologists are beginning to see more black bear activity in Connecticut.

04/22/2013

DEEP Says No Threat From Suspicious Letter

The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection says a suspicious letter addressed to a state representative and discovered by a legislative intern poses no threat.

04/05/2013

I-91, Exit 8 Noon Feb. 7, 2012 (Courtesy DOT Traffic Cameras)

Red Flag Fire Warning Posted For Connecticut

The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is advising residents that the fire danger level in Connecticut is HIGH for today. The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag warning until 8PM.  The […]

04/03/2013

Fishing fisherman boat dawn AFP Getty Images

DEEP Begins Trout Stocking

Hundreds of thousands of trout are being loaded onto trucks to stock Connecticut lakes, ponds and rivers ahead of the start of fishing season.

03/18/2013

capitol, state, different view of dome

Lawmakers To Consider Pliable Pouch Bill

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut lawmakers are considering a bill that would allow malt beverages and beer to be sold in pliable pouches. The state’s liquor industry is pushing for the legislation, arguing that Connecticut […]

03/16/2013

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Fishing Report Number 27

Click here for the weekly fishing report from the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection for the week beginning Oct. 24

10/25/2012

A year-and-a-half old female black bear ran towards a man, at a house in Madison. Still from a video courtesy of the state DEEP.

Madison Bear Trapped

State wildlife officers have trapped and killed a black bear which had been spotted in Madison several times in recent weeks.

09/03/2012

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