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Flooding Reported Around State

Heavy rains and melting snow combined to cause major flooding Monday in parts of western Connecticut, leading to evacuations, mudslides and road closures.

03/07/2011

Boiler Mis-Fire Prompts School Evacuation

Students at Stafford High School were evacuated Tuesday morning.

02/08/2011

Contractor Charged in North Canaan Gas Leak

A Massachusetts contractor is facing charges in connection with a propane gas leak Saturday morning at Specialty Mineral Company on Daisy Hill Road in North Canaan.Gas was leaking from a 30 thousand gallon propane tank […]

CBS Hartford–01/23/2011

Electrical Fire Prompts Closing of Middle School

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) _ A Middletown fire official says an electrical room fire forced the evacuation and closure of Woodrow Wilson Middle School and sent two custodians to a hospital with minor smoke inhalation. South […]

10/01/2010

Brief Evacuation at Health Center Building Blamed on Battery Odor

FARMINGTON, Conn. (AP) _ University of Connecticut Health Center officials say a chemical smell that prompted a partial evacuation of a campus building came from a computer battery. No one was harmed. Health Center spokeswoman […]

09/24/2010

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