New England News

WAMC New England News
7:38 am
Mon August 18, 2008

Many have not filed for stimulus checks

MA – The Internal Revenue Service says more than
150,000 Massachusetts residents have not yet filed paperwork to receive federal economic stimulus checks. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
7:17 am
Mon August 18, 2008

MA Property taxes continue to rise

Springfield, MA – Property taxes in Massachusetts continued to climb even as the average value of a single family home fell for the first time in more than a decade. WAMC's Jill Rontey has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
8:32 am
Fri August 15, 2008

Slight dip in MA unemployment rate

Springfield, MA – There has been a slight dip in the unemployment rate in Massachusetts. WAMC's Paul Tuthill has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
8:30 am
Thu August 14, 2008

Boaters warned about high water

CT – The Connecticut River is flowing well above normal for this time of year and that's prompted a warning to recreational boaters. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
8:29 am
Thu August 14, 2008

Patrick has sighed bill to increase "green jobs"

Springfield, MA – Gov. Deval Patrick has signed bills to increase the number of ``green jobs'' and slow the emission of greenhouse gases in Massachusetts. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
8:29 am
Thu August 14, 2008

Flagger dispute still short on detailes

MA – The Patrick Administration's plan to replace many expensive police details at road construction sites with civilian flaggers is still short on specifics WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
8:33 am
Wed August 13, 2008

Jacques gets two new defense lawyers

VT – Two New Jersey lawyers have joined the defense team of Michael Jacques, in anticipation that federal prosecutors will seek the death penalty against the man accused of kidnapping 12-year-old Brooke Bennett. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
8:31 am
Wed August 13, 2008

15 day suspension for police officers involved in bar room brawl

Holyoke, MA – The mayor of Holyoke Massachusetts has ordered 15 day suspensions without pay for three police officers who were involved in an off duty bar room altercation. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

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WAMC New England News
8:30 am
Wed August 13, 2008

Lawyer accused of stealing paintings

MA – A federal trial has begun for a retired Massachusetts lawyer accused of trying to sell seven paintings stolen from a house in Stockbridge 30 years ago. WAMC's Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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WAMC New England News
8:26 am
Wed August 13, 2008

Plane that crashed transporting cancer patient

Easton, MA – The single-engine plane that crashed in Easton Massachusetts was carrying a cancer patient to Boston for treatment and was part of the ``Angel Flight'' network. WAMC s Paul Tuthill reports. COPYRIGHT 2008 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

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