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Motorist Faces Charges In Conn. Bicyclist’s Death

BETHEL, Conn. (AP) _ A New Milford man has been arrested in connection with an accident that killed a bicyclist. Police say Alexander Scott Lee faces charges of evading responsibility for a fatal accident, making […]

12/04/2013

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New Milford Man Sentenced To 5 Years For Fake Police Search

LITCHFIELD, Conn. (AP) _ A former New Milford man who led police on a 12-hour search for a nonexistent gunman last year has been sentenced to five years in prison. The News-Times reports (http://bit.ly/15w2HPD ) […]

09/26/2013

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DEEP Reminds Drivers Of Moose Danger

The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection says moose sightings have been reported recently in Farmington, New Milford and East Haddam.

09/24/2013

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New Milford Home Explosion Investigation Concluded

The official investigation into a deadly home explosion in New Milford last year revealed it was an accident.

08/27/2013

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Cave Explorer Rescued After Getting Stuck In Crevice

A female spelunker had to be rescued by firefighters after getting stuck in a crevice at a cave in New Milford.

08/13/2013

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Rhode Island Man Charged In Fatal New Milford Crash

A Rhode Island man is charged with manslaughter and evading responsibility in connection with a car crash in western Connecticut that killed a retired teacher.

07/10/2013

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Lake Search to Resume

The search of Lake Lillinonah,The Housatonic River and  the surrounding shore  for Eric Langlois will resume Friday, as soon as  water conditions improve.Emergency  personnel  were  called to the lake  Tuesday evening on the report of […]

06/13/2013

Man Sought In Lake May Have Been Looking For Bicycle

A well-known commercial photographer is missing after telling his wife he was heading to the swollen Housatonic River to retrieve a lost bicycle.

06/13/2013

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Update On Lake Search In New Milford

Police with the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, along with a state police dive team, are continuing the search today following a report Tuesday of a man struggling along Lake Lillinonah near Lovers Leap […]

06/12/2013

Family of Man Shot Pleased with Officer’s Suicide

The mother of a man killed by a New Milford police officer more than a decade ago said she’s glad the man who shot her son committed suicide last week.

05/29/2013

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