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Town Wants Long-Closed Stone Jail Converted To Museum

HADDAM, Conn. (AP) — Town officials in Haddam are hoping to convert a long-shuttered county jail into a museum. The granite stone jail first opened in 1845 and closed in 1969. The Hartford Courant reports […]

06/13/2015

Connecticut Yankee Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation site in Haddam, with 43 dry storage NRC-licensed dual-purpose (storage and transport) casks.  Image from the Centralized Used Fuel Resource for Information Exchange sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy.

Water Access Restrictions To Be Lifted At Former Nuclear Plant

Restrictions on waterway access to a canal along the Connecticut River near a shuttered nuclear plant will be lifted under a plan that also calls for additional security at the Haddam Neck site where spent nuclear fuel remains held in storage.

04/13/2015

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Virginia Man Charged For Torching Brother’s Haddam Home

A Portsmouth, Virginia man admitted to police he set fire to his brother’s Haddam home Thursday morning.

10/17/2014

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Body Found Along River Identified

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Hartford Police say the  man whose body was found on the west bank of the Connecticut River in  Haddam  Thursday was  33 year old Ricky Cruz of  Hartford. Cruz  fell into the […]

05/23/2014

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Body Recovered Along River

(HADDAM,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –   A body was found on the  west bank of the Connecticut River in  Haddam about a half mile south of the Haddam Meadows boat launch  Thursday afternoon.Two kayakers made the discovery   shortly […]

05/22/2014

Haddam Residents Pleased With Failed Land Swap

Haddam residents who fought a land exchange between Connecticut and developers cheered Wednesday the decision by developers not to pursue a swap with the state for riverfront property set aside for conservation.

04/04/2012

Connecticut River, Haddam

Land Swap Deal Dead

Developers have pulled out of a deal with the state to swap land they own for 17 acres of state-owned property along the Connecticut River in Haddam, where they had talked about building a hotel and entertainment venue.

04/04/2012

Chester Hadlyme Ferry

Judge Throws Out Bid To Halt Ferry Closings

A Connecticut Superior Court judge has dismissed a legal effort to block Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s plan to shut two ferries that cross the Connecticut River.

08/04/2011

Horse Dies In Lightning-Caused Barn Fire

A lightning strike is being blamed for a barn fire in Haddam that left one horse dead and the barn’s owner with minor burns.

08/02/2011

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Malloy Signs Land Swap Deal

Gov. Dannel Malloy has signed a bill into law that gives the go-ahead to a contentious land deal along the Connecticut River in Haddam.

07/08/2011

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