The town of Oxford and Aquarion Water Company has announced a water main replacement project is scheduled to begin on May 17th.  The construction will take place on Church Street and is expected to be completed by the end of June.  Final paving will then be scheduled shortly thereafter. Aquarion says this project will replace…

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The Sturbridge Police Department is looking for help from the public in identifying the woman in the photos above. Police would like to speak to her after a report of a possible shoplifting incident at the Walmart located on Charlton Road (Route 20) in Sturbridge. If you know who this person is you are asked…

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  Webster Police were called to an apartment building at 291 Main Street for a reported break-in in progress on May 5th at 6:30PM.  The suspect, later identified as 46 year old Carlos Valdes of 297 Main Street was seen climbing into the apartment through an open window.  Police say this was the second time…

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A 26-year-old man was shot in the chest after a reported home invasion in Dudley.  Police say several people forced their way into an apartment located at 12 Green Street shortly after midnight. Police say there was a confrontation between a man and the people who broke in.  The suspects fled the scene on foot…

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In the early morning hours of April 22nd, Webster Police were called to an apartment that had been broken into by the resident’s ex-boyfriend.  A video was taken of a male, later identified as 28-year-old Jonathan Martin of 11 Harris Street.  As officers began to investigate, they received several calls from residents reporting sightings of…

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  On Saturday, April 24th from 9AM to 1PM, the Dudley Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration will conduct another prescription drug “Take Back” event.   The public is encouraged to safely dispose of expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.  The service is free and anonymous and will take place at the police station…

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Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont has announced all restrictions for Connecticut businesses will be phased out by May 19. During his Monday news conference, the governor said all outdoor restrictions will be lifted starting May 1.  In the coming weeks, restaurants will be allowed to serve alcohol without also selling food, and there no longer will…

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  The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicle’s inspection system should be back online at most locations beginning today.  Over the weekend, state officials announced many machines came back online on Saturday morning. Getting cars inspected had not been possible since March 30th due to a malware attack. Drivers whose inspection stickers expire in March or…

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Beginning today, all Massachusetts and Rhode Island residents 16-years-old and over are eligible to receive the coronavirus vaccine.  Connecticut residents became eligible on April 1st. Today marks the beginning of the third and final phase of the state’s vaccination program.  The change means an additional 1.7 million MA residents are now eligible to receive the…

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Massachusetts State Police have identified the 3 people who were killed in a wrong-way crash on Route 84 in Sturbridge. Troopers responded to the incident around 6PM on Saturday evening and found a 2009 Nissan Murano that was traveling west in the eastbound lanes of Route 84 in the vicinity of Exit 6B.  The Nissan…

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