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Windsor Locks


Fire, Explosion At Windsor Locks Warehouse

Fire crews responded to an explosion and fire at a Windsor Locks warehouse Saturday afternoon.


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State Guard Opening New Facility

The Connecticut National Guard is opening a new, $34 million center to consolidate its Army aviation units. A ribbon-cutting ceremony is planned for Sunday in Windsor Locks. The 120,000-square-foot facility has classrooms, offices and training […]



Conn. Business Owner Sentenced Over Hazardous Site

ENFIELD, Conn. (AP) _ A former Windsor Locks business owner has been sentenced to five years in prison for leaving behind hazardous waste at his onetime work site and failing to pay his former employees […]


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Holdup At Windsor Locks Motel

Windsor Locks police are looking for one man who held up the Days Inn on Ella Grasso Turnpike shortly after 6:30 this morning.



Windsor Locks Landlords Fined

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A federal judge has ordered two landlords to pay more than $100,000 for discriminating against prospective tenants on the basis of their race, federal prosecutors said Monday. The judge found […]


Bradley Airport

Man Arrested for Saying ‘Bomb’ at Bradley Says He Didn’t Say It

ENFIELD, Conn. (AP) _ A North Carolina man denies telling security agents that he said the word “bomb” while going through security at Bradley International Airport. Jordan Rickard, of Charlotte, N.C., faces breach of peace […]


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Scare at Bradley

WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (AP) _ State police are investigating after white powder was found on a plane that landed at Bradley International Airport. Airport spokesman John Wallace says the powder was found in a bathroom […]


(Courtesy Jim Wozniak)

EF-1 Tornado Confirmed Near Windsor Locks

The National Weather Service is confirming a tornado occurred near Windsor Locks.


(Courtesy Windsor Locks Police)

Suspect Wore “Monkey Mask” In Holdup

A suspect wearing a monkey mask is sought in a holdup just after midnight at the Subway Restaurant on National Drive in Windsor Locks


Robert Koistinen testifies at his trial. Image from pool video feed.

Jury Clears Ex-Windsor Locks Sergeant On Hindering Prosecution Charge

A former Windsor Locks Police sergeant Robert Koistinen accused of hindering a manslaughter investigation that targeted his son.