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Fugitive From New Hampshire Nabbed In Connecticut

WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) – A former New Hampshire state representative who once served as state chairman for Joe Biden’s presidential campaign has been captured in Connecticut on a fugitive from justice charge. Waterford police Lt. […]

03/19/2014

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Potassium Iodide Going to Millstone Neighbors

WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut is about to receive about 1.3 million potassium iodide pills to be distributed to towns in a 10-mile emergency planning zone around Millstone Power Station in Waterford. The pills protect […]

03/02/2014

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Reward Issued For Information In Cold Case

The state is offering a $25,000 reward for information in a 2012 homicide.

02/20/2014

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Man Avoids Prison Time In Child Sex Case

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) – A Waterford man has avoided prison time and doesn’t have to register as a sex offender after taking a plea deal in an alleged sexual assault case involving a 13-year-old […]

02/04/2014

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Waterford Man Sentenced For Mortgage Fraud

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A Waterford man has been sentenced to a year in prison for his role in a mortgage fraud scheme. Federal prosecutors say 60-year-old Juan Velez was involved with others in a […]

11/18/2013

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Low-level Safety Violation Found At Millstone

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has cited Connecticut’s nuclear plant for a low-level safety violation.

11/08/2013

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Hamden Man Dies In I-395 Crash

A crash on I-395 near the Waterford-Montville line has left a Hamden man dead.

10/31/2013

Comments By Senator Blumenthal On Justin Eldridge’s Death

In a speech on the Senate floor, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) today honored the heroism of U.S. Marine Justin Eldridge of Waterford, Conn. On Monday, Eldridge lost his long battle with post-traumatic stress disorder […]

10/30/2013

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Man Found Dead In Home After Standoff

WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A man who was at the center of an overnight police standoff in Waterford has been found dead. WFSB-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1dkHDvR) that Waterford police say they were called to the home […]

10/29/2013

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Study: Conn. Nuke Plant Had 173 Safety Violations

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A congressional study indicates that the Connecticut’s only nuclear plant had 173 lower-level safety violations between 2000 and the end of 2012. The report by the Government Accountability Office also shows […]

10/16/2013

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