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Plainfield Police Probe Double Stabbing

A double stabbing overnight in Plainfield has police investigating.

03/22/2014

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State Trooper Shoots Fleeing Suspect

State Police say a trooper shot and injured a Waterford motorist accused of trying to drive his vehicle at police.

01/12/2014

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Biomass Plant Running In Plainfield

PLAINFIELD, Conn. (AP) – A $225 million biomass energy plant in Plainfield has begun operating 10 years after planning began and is producing enough electricity to power the equivalent of 37,000 homes. The Bulletin of […]

01/07/2014

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Fire Displaces Elderly and Disabled Residents

PLAINFIELD, Conn.(CBS Connecticut)  A smoky  fire  drove the  elderly and disabled residents from their home at Lawton House on Babcock Avenue  in Plainfield late Friday afternoon. Plainfield First Selectman Paul Sweet says  fire damage was […]

01/03/2014

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Top Officials In 4 Towns Unopposed On Ballot

NORWICH, Conn. (AP) _ With no opposition on the ballot on Election Day, first selectmen in four towns in eastern Connecticut are guaranteed re-election. The Bulletin reports (http://bit.ly/1eax4OI ) that the top officials in Franklin, […]

11/04/2013

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Life Star Called To Scene Of Plainfield Car Accident

Authorities received multiple reports of a two car crash at the intersection of Plainfield Pike and New Road in town.

10/06/2013

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Feds Warn Explosives, Booby Traps Could Be Hidden In NH Compound Up For Auction

Federal officials preparing to sell the New Hampshire compound of a tax-evading couple convicted of amassing an arsenal of weapons can’t guarantee that explosives and other booby traps aren’t hidden on the 103-acre spread.

07/20/2013

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Three Charged In Plainfield Kidnapping Prank

Plainfield police say they’ve arrested three people for staging a prank kidnapping that startled witnesses and pulled some officers away from a standoff situation in another part of town.

07/10/2013

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Standoff Ends Peacefully; Suspect In Custody

A man is in custody after holding Plainfield police at bay for several hours early this morning. They say it started around 1:30 this morning when a woman reported she heard a gun go off […]

07/09/2013

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Police Standoff In Plainfield

Police in Plainfield say a standoff with a man barricaded inside a home has ended.

07/09/2013

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