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Wareham Police arrest woman on fentanyl-trafficking charge after traffic stop on Main Street

WAREHAM – A 33-year-old woman with “no certain address” was charged with trafficking fentanyl after she was pulled over by Wareham Police detectives Thursday, Feb. 21. Wareham Police detectives conducted the motor vehicle stop on Main Street in West Wareham on Thursday, Feb., 21, at 4:30 p.m., polic


Huge Crash Closes I-95 In Attleboro

One person was critically injured in an eight-vehicle crash that forced closure of northbound Interstate 95 in Attleboro, Massachusetts State Police said. As of 7:50 am, one northbound lane had been opened, police said, but most traffic was being diverted at Exit 5.


Lakeville Rep. Norman Orrall continues family legacy of public service

BOSTON — For Norman Orrall, the new Massachusetts state representative for the 12th Bristol District, public service is more than just a calling, it is a family tradition. A fifth-generation Lakeville resident, Orrall said that for generations, everyone in his family has served the town or region in


Massachusetts Residents Urged To Check Plants For Invasive Lanternfly

BOSTON (CBS) – Check your potted plants! Massachusetts agricultural officials say an invasive pest called the spotted lanternfly has been found in Boston. The Department of Agricultural Resources said a single dead specimen of the bug was discovered at a private residence in the city.


Quick response leads to 3 arrests in Brockton home invasion

BROCKTON — Officers arrived within two minutes of receiving a call about a home invasion Friday afternoon, ultimately resulting in three arrests of men known to police. Police received a 911 call from a teenager at 2:59 p.m. reporting there were unknown men inside the single-family home on Jordan St


Fall River Public Library now accepting passport applications

Kevin P. O'Connor Herald News Staff Reporter @HNKPO — FALL RIVER – Books? Of course the library has those. The library can now help you get on your way for springtime in Paris.


Brockton woman seriously injured in Attleboro crash

ATTLEBORO — A Brockton woman who was a passenger inside a car that caused a serious 8-vehicle collision on the highway Friday morning was hospitalized with serious injuries, officials said.


We Need Emoji License Plates In Massachusetts

Australia is rolling out emoji license plates and we need to do it too. According to The Verge, in Queensland, Australia you can soon customize your license plates with emojis. I'm sure a lot of people don't think much of that, but I think it's brilliant and hilarious. I really think we need to star


Roll out the whiskey barrels: Rustic eatery to replace Christopher’s in Raynham

RAYNHAM — Goodbye, Christopher’s Lounge and hello, whiskey barrels. Longtime Raynham resident David Laghetto plans to revamp the current Route 138 lounge (1285 Broadway) with an entirely new eatery named Barrels & Boards come spring.


Woman arrested at Cape Cod restaurant after allegedly harassing man wearing MAGA hat

A woman was arrested at a Cape Cod restaurant last week after allegedly assaulting a 23-year-old man who was wearing a “Make America Great Again” hat. East Falmouth woman Rosaine Santos, 41, was arrested on charges of disorderly conduct and assault and battery at the Casa Vallarta Mexican Restaurant


Yarmouth Police - Level 3 Sex Offender Sentenced for Statutory Rape of a Child

From the Yarmouth Police Department (verbatim) LEVEL 3 SEX OFFENDER AND RAPIST KEVIN F. CAHOON SENTENCED. On Wednesday, February 20, 2019 former Yarmouth resident Kevin F. Cahoon, age 56, pled guilty to two counts of Statutory Rape of a Child and received a five to seven year State Prison sentence a


Brockton man found with 10 ounces of marijuana during traffic stop

BROCKTON — A city man driving a car with heavily tinted windows was arrested Thursday evening when police say they found him to be in possession of more than 10 ounces of marijuana.


Victims stop armed Bridgewater man in Raynham home invasion

RAYNHAM — A Bridgewater teenager attempted to rob three other teenagers at knifepoint Wednesday afternoon, but police say he was caught and arrested when his intended victims stopped him in the act.


Massive Crash Shuts Down Interstate 95 In North Attleboro

ATTLEBORO (CBS) – Nine people were rushed to the hospital Friday morning after a massive crash involving eight vehicles on Interstate 95 in North Attleboro early Friday morning. At least two people were seriously injured.


Massachusetts Brothers Charged With Child Rape

Two Massachusetts brothers were arrested Thursday morning and charged with the rape of a child. Massachusetts State Police said two teams simultaneously arrested 34-year-old Dennis Orellana of Westborough and 26-year-old Hilin Orellana at their apartments before dawn Thursday.


Robert Kraft Donated $100,000 To A Massachusetts Anti-Sex Trafficking Group In 2015

Before he was charged with two counts of soliciting prosecution in Florida, Robert Kraft was just Robert Kraft. That is, he is one of the most powerful men in America’s richest professional sport and the owner of a team that has strung together arguably the greatest dynasty in that sport’s history,


Former Taunton star pitcher Amy Kvilhaug gets inducted into Providence College Hall of Fame

TAUNTON — As a young teenager, Amy Kvilhaug was all about winning. There was no other option for the former Taunton High star softball pitcher. She even flipped over a board game if she lost to an opponent.


New Bedford man who slashed wife’s throat sentenced to serve up to 13 years

A 59-year-old New Bedford man who slashed his wife’s throat during an argument a year and a half ago was sentenced to serve up to 13 years in state prison, Bristol County District Attorney Thomas M. Quinn III announced.


Police warn parents of "48-hour challenge" that encourages teens to go missing

SOMERSET, Mass. (WLNE) - A new viral challenge could mean trouble for your teen. Somerset Police and members of the Southeastern Massachusetts Law Enforcement Council are joining a slew of agencies nationwide warning parents of the "48-hour challenge".


Bald eagles becoming common sight in western Massachusetts

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - If you live or travel along the Connecticut River you may have spotted some pretty large birds sitting in the trees. They're bald eagles and they're becoming a pretty common sight here in western Massachusetts.