Malloy Taps New PURA CommissionerGov. Dannel P. Malloy has nominated a deputy commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection to serve as the third commissioner on the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority.
Connecticut Abandons Review Of Gas Pipeline ProposalsConnecticut energy officials are abandoning a review of pipeline proposals to bring more natural gas into the state and the region.
Truck Crash In BristolA truck accident this morning in Bristol has left the driver injured.
Forestry Division Monitors For Early Fall Foliage IndicatorsThe forestry division of the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has been monitoring trees as much of the state remains in the grip of a moderate drought.
CT Crew To Help In Firefighting Effort
Connecticut Agency Still Awaits River Water Testing ResultsConnecticut officials are still awaiting the results of water and soil sediment tests taken after an estimated 300 gallons of chemicals spilled into the Quinnipiac River in Southington.
DEEP: Avoid Fish Due To Southington ContaminationThe state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is advising the public not to eat fish from a section of the Quinnipiac River in Southington.
Several CT Swimming Areas Closed Due To High Bacteria LevelsSeveral state run swimming area have been closed due to high bacteria levels, the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection announced Wednesday.
Man Drowns In North Stonington LakeState EnCon police are investigating after a man apparently drowned Monday evening in a lake in North Stonington.
No Swimming At Several State ParksA number state swimming areas are off limits for the time being due to higher than normal bacteria levels in the water.
DEEP Closes State Swimming Areas In New Fairfield, KentThe Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has closed two state swimming areas after testing detected the presence of indicator bacteria in the water.
Teen Falls 20 feet From Rope Swing At Torrington Pond