South Windsor


World War II Veteran to Receive Service Medals

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut man who served in the Army during World War II is receiving medals decades after he completed his service. The wife of Runo Palmquist is to receive the […]


Sara Ballard (Courtesy South Windsor Police)

South Windsor Teen Charged With Manslaughter Makes Quick Court Appearance

MANCHESTER, Conn. (AP) _ A 19-year-old South Windsor woman has pleaded not guilty to manslaughter charges in a high-speed crash that killed two passengers in her car. Police say Sara Ballard was under the influence […]


Sara Ballard (Courtesy South Windsor Police)

Teen Due In Court In Fatal Accident

MANCHESTER, Conn. (AP) _ A 19-year-old South Windsor woman faces arraignment on manslaughter charges in a high-speed crash that killed two passengers in her car. Police say Sara Ballard was on under the influence of […]


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Shoplifting Suspect Sought In South Windsor

South Windsor police are asking for the public’s help in trying to collar a shoplifting suspect. The say a man entered a Target store in town on June 6. Surveilance photos show the suspect leaving […]


Abbe Road Accident (Courtesy South Windsor Police)

Two Dead, Three Injured In South Windsor Accident

Two teenage girls are dead and three others were taken to the hospital, one by LifeStar, after an SUV with five people went off Abbe Road on the South Windsor-East Windsor line about 8 p.m. Saturday.


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Missing Mass. Children Found Safe in South Windsor

BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) _ Authorities say two children who were forcibly taken by their father from a foster home in Massachusetts have been found safe in Connecticut and their father has been arrested. Massachusetts State […]


Meat Thief in Court

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. (AP) _ A Bloomfield man is due in court on allegations he stole about $10,000 worth of chicken wings and other meat from a South Windsor company where he worked. Forty-three-year-old Boris […]


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Driver Hurt In South Windsor Crash

Police in South Windsor are continuing their investigation into an early morning accident. It was around 5:15 this morning when officers responded to a single-vehicle crash on Pleasent Valley Road near Ellington Road. The driver, […]



UTC Power Needs Buses Back

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. (AP) _ A South Windsor company is ending its contract to lease buses powered by fuel cells to the state after laying off between 100 and 170 workers. The Journal Inquirer reported […]


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Police Say Man Faked Chest Pains In Escape Attempt

A man arrested this week on several outstanding warrants in South Windsor is facing more trouble after officers say he faked chest pains in order to escape custody.