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Serious Crash Closes Boston Road In Sutton

Late Saturday night, Sutton Police were forced to close a portion of Boston Road in the area of St. Mark’s Church to Putnam Hill Road. A serious crash caused a utility pole to snap, causing power outages in the immediate area.  National Grid responded to the area and made repairs during the overnight. Sutton Police…

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Dudley Power Outage Leads To Early School Dismissals

Earlier today, approximately 4,000 customers in Dudley were in the dark due to a National Grid power outage.  The Dudley Police Department is reminding drivers that if you come across a traffic signal that is not working, to treat it as a 4 way stop. Due to the power outage, Shepherd Hill and Dudley Middle…

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Crash Brings Down Pole In Dudley

On Sunday afternoon, about 300 residents of Dudley are without power after a motor vehicle crash on Mason Road. National Grid was dispatched to the area around 1:30 PM.  Power was restored around 6PM. The road was closed for several hours after the accident while crews worked to clear the seen.  There is no word…

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Serious Crash Closes Sutton Avenue In Oxford

Oxford Police are currently on the scene of a serious one vehicle crash that has closed Sutton Avenue in both directions at Joe Jenny Road.  A GMC Truck went off the road and struck a utility pole around 6pm on Monday evening. National Grid has been called and will be responding.  You are asked to…

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Power Outages Reported In Webster

Over 3,000 residents of Webster are without power during the latest Summer heatwave due to a downed wire on Worcester Road.  National Grid crews are working on getting power restored as soon as possible.   If you need to head to Oxford avoid using Route 12 until power is back on later on this evening.

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Thousands Without Power From Douglas To Sturbridge

The latest winter storm has brought heavy wet snow to the area, and that has led to reports of low hanging power lines, trees down across roads and several thousands of homes without power. As of 10PM on Wednesday night there are at least 4,000 people from Sturbridge to Douglas in the dark, and nearly…

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Truck Accident Breaks Pole On Dresser Hill Road In Charlton

A big truck and low-hanging wires lead to this telephone pole snapping in half on Dresser Hill Road in Charlton on Tuesday afternoon. The roadway was shut down for several hours while National Grid worked on replaced the pole.  No one was injured in the accident.

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Power Outage/Road Closed In Uxbridge

As of 7AM on Sunday morning, Uxbridge Police tell us that North Main Street at Snowling Road to Hazel Street is CLOSED until National Grid can replace a telephone pole in that area.  Power is expected to be out for the rest of this morning, the road is expected to re-open early this afternoon.

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National Grid Announces Rate Cut For MA & RI Customers

National Grid has announced they are planning to request a reduction in its pending natural gas distribution rate proposal with the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities. When federal tax reform legislation was signed into law in late December, the company began assessing how reductions in corporate tax rates could benefit customers. The company announced today…

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Webster Announces New PowerUp Program

The Town of Webster has begun the planning process of implementing the Webster PowerUp program, a municipal electricity aggregation. By bulk purchasing electricity for the entire community within the program, Webster will seek a lower rate than National Grid’s Basic Service electricity supply rate and the price stability that comes with a fixed contract. The…

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