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Hartford Police investigating Saturday morning shootings

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) – Two men are hospitalized after being shot in Hartford on Saturday morning. According to Hartford Police, a male in his twenties showed up at St. Francis Hospital at 5:39 a.m. suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. Then at 7:02 a.m another male in his thirties showed up at the hospital also […]
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Dogs attack owner, on the loose in Hampden

HAMPDEN, Mass. (WGGB/WSHM) - Hampden Police are warning the public to be on the lookout following a dog attack in the area of Rock-A-Dundee Road. According to the police, two pit bull mixes attacked their owner on Saturday and are on the loose. Hampden Police advise anyone who sees the...

104-year-old Charlton WWII veteran gives special salute from great grandson

CHARLTON, Mass. — Saturday was a very special day for one Charlton veteran, who gave the salute of a lifetime to a family member. Howard Seifert, 104, is a World War II veteran and the oldest resident in town. His great-grandson Hunter is a newly commissioned second lieutenant in the Space Force. Hunter will be heading to Vandenberg Space Force Base in California to start his undergraduate space training. Family, friends and veterans gathered at Charlton Grange for the first salute, which was put together by Hunter's mom and the local American Legion.
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2 Men Taken to St. Francis Hospital in Hartford With Gunshot Wounds

Police are investigating after two men were taken to a hospital in Hartford after getting injured in shootings early Saturday morning. At this time, authorities are working to determine if the shootings were related. Officers were called to St. Francis Hospital around 5:30 a.m. after getting a report of a...
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DEEP: Six state parks close after reaching capacity

Six state parks have closed for the day after reaching capacity, according to the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. Silver Sands State Park in Milford was the latest, closed at about 3:30 p.m. Millers Pond State Park in Haddam was shuttered to new visitors soon after 11:30 a.m., officials...
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Months long investigation results in arrest of two Springfield, MA men for distributing fentanyl and cocaine

On June 15, 2022 the North West Vermont Drug Task Force (NWVDTF) arrested Keeyo Jones (28) of Springfield, MA. subsequent to a months-long investigation into their distribution of cocaine base and fentanyl in the Chittenden County area. The investigation consisted of multiple controlled purchases of illegal drugs and found them to be in possession of illegal drugs as well as prerecorded NWVDTF funds at the time of their arrest.

Police: 2 arrested for distributing cocaine, fentanyl in Chittenden County

BURLINGTON — Two residents of Springfield were arrested following an investigation that started in Burlington last week. On June 15, authorities say they arrested Keeyo Jones, 28, of Springfield, MA, and Shawness Robinson, 29, of Springfield, MA. The arrests were part of a months-long investigation into their distribution of...
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Family mourns after Hartford double homicide

HARTFORD, Conn. (WFSB) - A family is in mourning after a double homicide in Hartford earlier this week. Police say three people were shot after an argument over a dog. A man and woman died in that shooting, and another woman was taken to a hospital and is in critical condition.

Chicopee fireworks event with parade being held on Saturday

CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee’s very first Patriotic Parade begins at 3:00 p.m. Saturday at American Legion Post 452 on Exchange Street. The line of march will follow the traditional Memorial Day parade route up Center and Front streets and conclude at Szot Park, passing the city’s veterans memorial plaza on Front Street. The gates […]
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Police: Pair in custody for shooting women asleep in Hartford apartment

HARTFORD — Police said Friday they have made an arrest, and are poised to make a second, in a February homicide where two women were shot, one fatally, while asleep in bed. A warrant has been signed for the arrest of Ty-Jeir McCray, 18, of Prospect Street in Vernon, who is in custody on unrelated charges, Hartford police Lt. Aaron Boisvert said. McCray faces felony murder, first-degree assault and other charges.

Second man arrested in Evergreen Ave. homicide in Hartford

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — A second man was arrested for the murder of a woman on Evergreen Avenue in Hartford earlier this year, police said. On February 7, the Hartford Police Department responded to an apartment at 16 Evergreen Ave. and found a woman suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, as well as another woman, who […]

An inside look at the logistics involved in running the Travelers Championship

Think moving your ball around a PGA Tour course is tough? Try getting players, fans, workers, volunteers and officials around a venue — never mind to and from it. Yet that’s exactly what every tournament must do. The Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands, just outside of Hartford, Conn., often has an even tougher job than most, as the event falls directly after the U.S. Open on the schedule.