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Housatonic Dredging Planned

For the first time in more than 30 years, the Housatonic River will be dredged, removing 50,000 cubic yards of sand.


Lake Housatonic (Courtesy Department of Energy and Environmental Protection)

Missing Boater Died Of Natural Causes

The State Medical Examiner’s Office has determined that the Woodbridge boater missing in Lake Housatonic for nearly a week died of natural causes.


Kayaker’s Body Recovered

The body of a 56 year old Long Island man was recovered in the Housatonic River shortly before 8 Saturday evening.


(Credit: Joey Bourgoin)

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.


Former Army Engine Site on "For Sale" List Again

STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The federal government has put a contaminated 78-acre former Army engine manufacturing plant in Stratford back on the auction block. The site along the Housatonic River was sold for $9.6 million […]


GE Says It Will Remove PCBs from Housatonic

By STEPHEN SINGER, The Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ General Electric Co. said Wednesday it will remove PCBs from the Housatonic River in western Massachusetts, but still maintained it would be best to leave […]


Stratford Man's Family Disputes Suicide Finding

STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The fiancee and mother of a Connecticut man found dead in a car submerged in the Housatonic River in Stratford are disputing a ruling by the medical examiner’s office that he […]