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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Believed Responsible For Death Of Oxford Man And His Dogs

State police think carbon monoxide poisoning caused the deaths of an Oxford man and his three dogs.


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Former Tax Collector Heads to Prison

MILFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A former Oxford tax collector has been sentenced to four years in prison for embezzling hundreds of thousands of dollars from the town. The Connecticut Post reports (http://bit.ly/U9T6lj) 63-year-old Karen Guillet […]


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Man Drowns In Oxford

A 26-year-old New Jersey man has drowned while swimming with friends at a recreation area in Oxford.



One Dead, Two Injured In Oxford Crash

State Police say one person was killed and two others were injured when the Ford Mustang they were in lost control, struck an embankment, went airborne, slammed into a building, and ended up on its roof late Friday night in Oxford.


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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.


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Former Tax Collector Accused Of Diverting More Than A Quarter Million Dollars

State Police say Oxford’s former tax collector, who has been accused of theft, has been arrested on larceny and forgery charges.


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Oxford Wins $100,000 Over Alleged Misappropriation

Oxford says it will receive a $100,000 insurance settlement to partially recoup money that town officials say was misappropriated by the former tax collector.


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14-Year Sentence In Marijuana-Grow, Distribution Operation

An Oxford man has been sentenced to 14 years in prison for what prosecutors say was his leadership of a marijuana growing and distribution conspiracy.


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Malloy Vetoes Two Development Bills

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has vetoed two more bills. That’s a total of five vetoes so far from this year’s legislative session.


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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.