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Gillette Marine still fighting after fiery training accident

A 19-year-old U.S. Marine from Gillette continues to recover after a training accident left him with serious burns to his face, hands and arms. Tagen Schmidt is one of 15 Marines hurt Wednesday during a combat readiness drill at Camp Pendleton Marine Corps base north of San Diego. He is in critical

GILLETTE NEWS RECORD - 2017-09-19 16:35:00

National, state American Legion officials in Gillette to meet with vets

National and state American Legion officials are in Gillette through Wednesday to meet with local veterans and post members. All war-time veterans are invited to the upstairs of the American Legion Post 42 Hall , 200 Rockpile Blvd., to discuss veterans' benefits and service, and kick off a membershi

GILLETTE NEWS RECORD - 2017-09-18 18:14:00

ER doctor, police officer found child's injuries suspicious

When Gillette Police Officer Jeremy Traverse saw Caiden Fedora on Aug. 6, 2016, he thought the 3-year-old boy had "potentially life-threatening" injuries. Traverse testified in District Court on Tuesday for the prosecution in the trial of Joseph Nielsen, 22, who is charged with first-degree murder f

GILLETTE NEWS RECORD - 2017-09-20 18:00:00

City names new interim city administrator

The Gillette City Council has promoted Public Works Director Sawley Wilde to interim city administrator. Wilde has been with the city since 1990. He was a member of the Gillette Police Department until he took over as the Public Works director in 2013. Mayor Louise Carter-King said Wilde wants the j

GILLETTE NEWS RECORD - 2017-09-20 16:00:00

Jury for Nielsen trial selected; opening statements scheduled for Tuesday morning

It took about six hours, but a jury was finally selected Monday afternoon for the first-degree murder trial of Joseph Nielsen, who is accused of killing his girlfriend's 3-year-old son Aug. 2016. Both sides of the trial are scheduled to make their opening statements starting at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday in

GILLETTE NEWS RECORD - 2017-09-18 22:20:00

Eclipse festival brings in small profit

Thanks to higher revenues and lower expenses than anticipated, plus local sponsorships, the Campbell County Convention and Visitors Bureau made a net profit of $337 on the Energy Capital Eclipse Festival. The visitors center's goal "was to pay for the event," said sales manager Terry Sjolin, adding

GILLETTE NEWS RECORD - 2017-09-18 18:00:00

Merriam-Webster adds 'alt-right,' 'hive mind,' 'dog whistle' to venerable dictionary

SPRINGFIELD -- The "hive mind" has spoken and, despite harassing internet"trolls" and their"dog-whistle'"attacks with a secondary meaning only understood by their sympathizers, "froyo" is off the "schneid" having ended its losing streak by joining the list of 250 new words Merriam-Webster added to i

MASSLIVE.COM - 2017-09-18 18:24:49

Petition aims to limit jet ski use on Webster Lake

WEBSTER - A citizens petition aims to limit the volume of nonresidents who use jet skis on Webster Lake. Gregory E. Lynskey of Blueberry Lane is sponsoring a warrant article for the Oct. 16 town meeting. Mr. Lynskey is director of operations for the South Worcester County Communications Center, a re

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-18 00:20:25

Accused Worcester kidnapper found incompetent for trial

WORCESTER - A 24-year-old city man under indictment on charges of kidnapping two teenage girls as they walked to school on Apricot Street last year has been found mentally incompetent to stand trial. Fredy Cruz, of 5 Hacker St., who was indicted earlier this year on two counts each of kidnapping a c

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-19 19:21:40

Report: Fatal plane crash during 'American Made' film blamed in part on Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise and Annabelle Wallis film a scene for the movie 'The Mummy' in Oxford Featuring: Tom Cruise Where: Oxford, United Kingdom When: 06 Apr 2016 Credit: WENN.com The loved ones of two people who died during a plane crash while filming for "American Made" claim Tom Cruise is partially to blame

TURNTO10.COM - 2017-09-20 14:22:27

Jose downgraded to tropical storm as it brings strong winds, rain to Massachusetts

Tropical Storm Jose was just under 200 miles south of Nantucket Wednesday morning at 5 a.m. and moving northeast at a rate of eight miles per hour. It is forecast to track at least 125 miles south of Nantucket on Wednesday. Jose will primarily be felt on Cape Cod and the Islands, especially Nantuck

MASSLIVE.COM - 2017-09-20 10:56:20

Court probation program celebrates recovery milestone with ice cream social

EAST BROOKFIELD - While he hit a milestone in his recovery, Joshua Stevens was careful to include a moment during his celebration to think of those still struggling with addiction. The Southbridge man completed the Intensive Probation program at Western Worcester District Court and to mark that acco

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-20 11:00:00

Radon control assurance required for new schools

NORTH PROVIDENCE - The Planning Board last Wednesday approved plans for two new schools, one set to replace McGuire Elementary School, at 55 Central Ave., and another replacing Stephen Olney Elementary, at 1378 Douglas Ave., as well as a new public safety complex, at 1835 Mineral Spring Ave. The boa

VALLEY BREEZE - 2017-09-19 23:59:59

Rebecca Moran Adds Charcoal To Her Repertoire

Artist Rebecca Moran hosted a charcoal "painting" demonstration at the Silver Circle Gallery in Putnam, on Sept. 1. Pages of charcoal studies lay spread out on a table inside the gallery. There were sticks of charcoal, erasers, paper towels, and a can of workable Fixatif. Behind the table were five

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-09-20 14:09:36

Affordable apartments planned for vacant Southbridge mill

SOUTHBRIDGE - A developer, only weeks after unveiling a $20 million makeover of the lobby of the Mercantile Center in Worcester, revealed a pair of ambitious projects in the former American Optical campus that he owns. Charles "Chip" Norton, Jr., president of Franklin Realty Advisors, wants to conve

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-20 02:34:32

Town Meeting will decide on wellwater issue

Selectman Jennifer Thomas during Tuesday night's meeting. Richard Price photo. The Board of Selectmen on Tuesday wrestled with pulling the plug on a Town Meeting article that seeks up to $20,000 in public money to fix an elderly Millbury Street man's water woes after he claimed the town contaminated

THEGRAFTONNEWS.COM - 2017-09-20 08:23:53

Town meeting to vote on fix for resident's well water

GRAFTON - An article to see whether voters want to authorize up to $20,000 to pay a connection to town water for a homeowner who claims the town's road salt contaminated his private well will be on the fall town meeting warrant, despite reservations among selectmen. The warrant for the Oct. 16 fall

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-20 04:55:17

SJC: Roadside sobriety tests not valid for pot

The state's highest court set limits Tuesday on conclusions that an officer can offer in court about a defendant who is suspected of driving under the influence of marijuana. In a case resulting from a traffic stop by state police in Millbury four years ago, the Supreme Judicial Court ruled that off

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-20 00:55:40

Former Sturbridge school bus driver not guilty of DUI charge

EAST BROOKFIELD - A former Sturbridge school bus driver was found not guilty this week of a drunken driving charge from last year. Allison L. Silvestri, 51, of Southbridge, was charged by Sturbridge police with driving under the influence of alcohol and negligent driving. A jury trial in East Brookf

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-20 22:55:27

10 Central Mass. communities receive grants for recreational trails

Several Central Massachusetts communities will benefit from recreational trail grants announced Wednesday by the state Department of Conservation and Recreation. Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito announced that $1.8 million in grants have been awarded to build 10 miles of trails and improve 150 miles of existin

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-20 21:02:36