New Anti-Discrimination Law in Effect in Massachusetts

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Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker signed compromise legislation into law on Friday. The new anti-discrimination law passed by the Massachusetts state House and Senate this week, gives transgender people the right to use public restrooms and locker rooms consistent with their gender identities, regardless… Read More

Gun and Reckless Driving Yield Arrest

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State Police conducting speed enforcement on Interstate 395 yielded an arrest of a New Hampshire man on gun and traffic charges. Cory Lounsbrough, 25, of Laconia, New Hampshire was stopped for traveling 92 miles per hour in a 65 mile per hour zone… Read More

Flags ordered to Half-Staff

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All flags in Connecticut have been ordered to fly at half-staff by Governor Malloy following the death of State Representative Mary Fritz (D-Cheshire, Wallingford) Saturday morning. Fritz served Wallingford and Cheshire for 32 years after being elected in 1982. U.S. and state flags… Read More

One Mega-Millionaire

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Unless you purchased your mega millions ticket in Indiana for Friday nights drawing, you are not the one person who matched the drawn numbers of 8, 19, 20, 55 and 73, with a mega ball of 5. The holder of that ticket has… Read More

**** SILVER ALERT ****

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MISSING ADULT RONALD POIRIER Age: 79 DOB: 08/25/1936 Sex: Male Race: White Hair: Bald Eyes: Brown Height: 5′ 7 Weight: 130 LBS Missing From: KILLINGLY, CT Missing Since: 07/07/2016 ANY ONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CONTACT CONNECTICUT STATE POLICE TROOP D IN… Read More

Plainfield Police to Wear Body Cams

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An $80,000 state grant is going to enable the Plainfield Police department to soon be outfitted with body cameras. The cameras are expected to be online and operational by September 1st. The grant is also going to cover the cost of video and… Read More

Jewett City Drug Dealer Sentenced to Prison

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Allan Benoit, 52, of Jewett City, was sentenced in New London Superior Court Thursday to three and a half years in prison, after pleading guilty to two counts of sale of heroin. Benoit was arrested in 2015 after selling heroin to undercover police… Read More

Motorcycle Fatality After Collision With Deer

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Jewett City Resident Peter Kozlowski, 37, died Thursday after his 2002 Harley-Davidson motorcycle collided with a deer near the intersections of Routes 138 and 165 in Voluntown, shortly after 5 a.m. Kozlowski was heading east when his motorcycle struck the deer, causing him… Read More

Backpack Drive to Benefit Local Schools

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Long time Griswold resident, Jenna Marquis is holding an ongoing backpack drive now through August 20, 2016. Backpacks will be filled with the essential school supplies  and distributed to students with need in Griswold Public Schools, Norwich Public Schools, Lisbon Public Schools, and… Read More

$187,000 Lost and Then Returned

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Raymond MacCausland, a 72-year-old taxi driver, who has drove his taxi in Boston for 50 years, returned $187,000 in cash left in the backseat of his taxicab. MacCausland picked up a fare, and after traveling about 1 mile, the fare asked the driver… Read More

Home Invasion Suspect Sought

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State Police detectives from Connecticut State Police Eastern District Major Crime (EDMC), at Troop D-Danielson, are attempting to locate Joshua Barreto (dob 9/28/1987) originally of 23 Bartlett Meadow Road, Dayville CT. Barreto has a last known address of 18 Falmouth Street, Worcester MA.… Read More

Killingly is Going Red, White, and Blue

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Pray for no grey in the skies as Killingly’s Fourth of July event which features fireworks and a 5K run, postponed last Friday due to weather conditions, is scheduled for this Friday, July 8. The fireworks were removed from the Town Council 2013… Read More