AYER NEWS
CROSS COUNTRY PREVIEW CAPSULES

Girls GROTON-DUNSTABLE League: Mid-Wach B Key Losses: Emily Willson, Allie Demers, Meagan Odell, Sarah Mullins Captains: Julianna Higgins, sr. Full Story
HARVARD NEWS
11 Town Meetings agree: Nashua River is 'Wild and Scenic'

It's official: Nashoba Valley residents believe the Nashua, Squannacook and Nissitissit rivers deserve the designation of "Wild and Scenic. Full Story
GROTON NEWS
Groton's Gaye wins scholarship

Malik Gaye of Groton was named an Annika Rodriguez Scholar at Washington University in St. Louis. Gaye, one of 28 Rodriguez Scholars selected this year, is a 2018 graduate of Groton School. Full Story
 
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EDITORIAL: Cover up, prevent West Nile virus

09/14/2018 03:19 PM EDT
Though this unusually hot and humid summer is on its way out, the mosquito-borne virus that thrives in that sultry weather remains a threat to humans and animals alike. 
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Benson, Harrington post near- perfect roll call attendance
09/14/2018 03:18 PM EDT - There were no roll call votes in the House or Senate last week. Full Story

EDITORIAL: No end in sight for opioid epidemic
09/07/2018 02:24 PM EDT - The latest state Department of Public Health data on the causes of fatal drug overdoses give little comfort to those doing their best to stem this epidemic. Full Story

EDITORIAL: An important primary
09/07/2018 03:14 PM EDT - Tuesday's primary election is being greeted with benign neglect across most of the state, whose residents will be presented with nominally competitive races, or no contests at all. Full Story

Gov. Baker is clear choice for GOP
08/24/2018 03:27 PM EDT - Massachusetts voters have a clear choice in the Sept. 4 primary to elect our Republican candidate for governor. Full Story

A special-ed school that gets it right
08/17/2018 03:16 PM EDT - It's almost unheard of that any public school system in Massachusetts ends the year with a sizable surplus, and yet the Valley Collaborative has turned it into an annual windfall for its members while providing quality services to its students. Full Story

Max and Fluffy get protection
08/10/2018 03:05 PM EDT - Some of the last-minute work completed by Massachusetts legislators gave protections to our pets. Lawmakers gave final approval to a bill that would double penalties on hit-and-run accidents on dogs and cats. Full Story