New Milford

FILE PHOTO Connecticut State Police cruisers.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Arrest Follows Lengthy Pursuit

 NEW MILFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut State Police say a 32-year-old man avoided a trooper’s gunfire during a chase through several towns that ended with a crash and his arrest. Police say a trooper tried […]


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Hospital Workers Reject Union

About 800 nursing assistants and other workers at two Connecticut hospitals voted Friday not to establish a union.


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Bicyclist Killed

(NEW MILFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –   Police in New Milford  continue to investigate after a bicyclist was struck by a  pick-up truck and killed on Chestnut Land Road  shortly before 8:30 Saturday morning. The victim, whose name […]


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No Tornado in New Milford

The storm damage in New Milford during a severe thunderstorm Tuesday evening was caused by straight line winds, not a tornado.


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Man Electrocuted, Dies

A man is dead after being electrocuted by power lines that fell on his vehicle in New Milford Tuesday night.


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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 […]


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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 ( ) […]


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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.


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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.


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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.