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New Leadership For Douglas Free Masons

The Olive Branch Lodge Ancient Free and Accepted Masons of Douglas recently inducted their officers for the 2018-2019 term. Although Freemasons generally meet behind closed doors, this event was open to the public and included the Masons’ families, friends and many distinguished Freemasons.  Gary Watson Sr. of Putnam was installed as Master of the Lodge. Meetings are…

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Dog Friendly Music Festival In Oxford This Sunday

THE LAKE 940 AUDIO: Jody Melanson of Dog Orphans on Route 16 in Douglas tells Mike Roberts about this weekend’s dog friendly music event in Oxford.   Calling all dogs, and their owners! The 6th Annual Dog Orphans Sounds For Hounds Music Festival is this Sunday at Singletary Rod & Gun Club, 300 Sutton Avenue in Oxford.…

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Tornado Warning Issued For Parts Of MA, RI, CT

A Tornado Warning has just been issued for the immediate Webster area. The National Weather Service in Boston/Norton has issued a * Tornado Warning for… Northeastern Windham County in northern Connecticut… Northeastern Tolland County in northern Connecticut… Southeastern Worcester County in central Massachusetts… Northwestern Providence County in Rhode Island… * Until 1000 AM EDT. *…

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Douglas Teen’s 911 Call Stops Robbery In Progress

On Wednesday July 25th, just after 1PM, Douglas Police received a 911 call from a 15 year old girl stating that she was home alone and 2 men were attempting to break into her house.  While officers were on the way to the scene, the dispatcher stayed on the phone with the girl and she…

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GET YOUR LOCAL ON: State Representative Joe McKenna

Joe McKenna is currently serving his third term as State Representative for the 18th Worcester District, consisting of Webster, Sutton, Douglas and a portion of Oxford.  From 2011 to 2014, he served as Chief of Staff to State Representative Peter Durant who represents the towns of Charlton, Dudley, Southbridge and Spencer.  Listen below to hear how…

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Coffee With Congressman Jim McGovern On Saturday

Residents of Webster, Douglas and Oxford are invited to have coffee with your Congressman on Saturday, June 9th. Congressman Jim McGovern will be hosting a get-together at Point Breeze Restaurant in Webster from 11AM to 12Noon where he will make himself available to comments and questions. This is an opportunity for his constituents to let…

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Where To Find Girl Scout Cookies This Weekend

Hard to believe, but Girl Scout Cookie season is almost over!  If you haven’t been able to get your hands on Thin Mints, Samoas or Peanut Butter Patties (or just want a few more boxes), THE LAKE 940 has learned this weekend my be your last chance to do so. Uxbridge, Northbridge and Douglas service…

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Douglas Man Arrested For Threat Over Potholes

Police have arrested a Douglas man for allegedly threatening to kill a town administrator over not filling potholes near his home. Douglas Police Chief Nick Miglionico shared the information with us, charging 57 year old Paul Keddy with threatening to commit murder after Keddy called Highway Superintendent John Furno last week to complain about the…

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Sutton Man Charged With Animal Cruelty, 13 Dogs Up For Adoption

Last Friday, the Douglas Police Department received several phone calls reporting a dog running loose in the State Forest on Southwest Main Street.  After a search by Douglas Police, Regional Animal Control Officer Kevin Sullivan, and several residents, a St. Bernard was spotted multiple times, but, evaded capture throughout the night. Early the next morning…

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Douglas Couple Charged With Child Endagerment

A husband and wife from Douglas were charged with reckless endangerment of a child.  Their 16 year old son was removed from the home on 20 Arch Street by the state Department of Children and Families, after police found the teenager was living in squalor. George and Kimberly Campbell were arraigned in Uxbridge District Court…

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