Lunenburg's Luth picked as Groton police chief

06/21/2018 10:22 AM EDT
GROTON -- The search for a new police chief is over ias the Select Board voted unanimously, 5-0, in favor of Lunenburg Police Lieutenant Michael Luth, who was born and raised in Groton. 
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Blood Farm slapped with 2-week shutdown after employee abuses pig
06/18/2018 03:52 PM EDT - By Scott Shurtleff sshurtleff@nashobavalleyvoice.com GROTON -- After a Blood Farm employee was seen allegedly hitting a pig destined for slaughter in the head, a federal Food Service Inspection Service inspector warned him the abuse was unacceptable. Full Story

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TEDDY BEARS CARRY HUGS FOR DETAINED CHILDREN

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Selectman's gesture draws scrutiny

07/17/2018 08:22 AM EDT
GROTON -- Selectman Josh Degen makes no bones about his dislike for President Donald Trump and his administration's polices. 
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Man accused of killing goat in Ashburnham held
06/27/2018 06:33 AM EDT - GARDNER -- A Groton man charged with animal cruelty for allegedly killing an Ashburnham goat is still being held at the Worcester County House of Correction after failing to post a $500 cash bail, according to court officials. Full Story

Groton man charged in slaughter of baby goat in Ashburnham
06/25/2018 12:17 PM EDT - ASHBURNHAM -- An 18-year-old Groton man who allegedly stole and killed a baby goat is facing multiple charges including animal cruelty. Full Story

Lunenburg's Luth picked as Groton police chief
06/21/2018 10:22 AM EDT - GROTON -- The search for a new police chief is over ias the Select Board voted unanimously, 5-0, in favor of Lunenburg Police Lieutenant Michael Luth, who was born and raised in Groton. Full Story

Blood Farm slapped with 2-week shutdown after employee abuses pig
06/18/2018 03:52 PM EDT - By Scott Shurtleff sshurtleff@nashobavalleyvoice.com GROTON -- After a Blood Farm employee was seen allegedly hitting a pig destined for slaughter in the head, a federal Food Service Inspection Service inspector warned him the abuse was unacceptable. Full Story

Marijuana cultivation, testing are under consideration in Groton
06/15/2018 02:45 PM EDT - GROTON -- Marijuana research, testing, and cultivation could be allowed in town through a zoning amendment the Select Board plans to bring to Fall Town Meeting. Full Story

Marijuana cultivation, testing are under consideration in Groton
06/14/2018 11:33 AM EDT - By Mina Corpuz mcorpuz@nashobavalleyvoice.com GROTON -- Marijuana research, testing, and cultivation could be allowed in town through a zoning amendment the Select Board plans to bring to Fall Town Meeting. Full Story

Want to lease Groton's Prescott School? Now's your chance
06/13/2018 11:13 AM EDT - By Mina Corpuz mcorpuz@nashobavalleyvoice.com GROTON -- Months after another attempt to lease the Prescott School, the Select Board unanimously approved a request for proposals Monday. Full Story

Groton police chief finalists revealed
06/12/2018 12:16 PM EDT - By Mina Corpuz mcorpuz@nashobavalleyvoice.com GROTON -- The town's deputy police chief and two outside candidates are the finalists to lead the department. Full Story

Ten Eagle Scouts fly from Groton's Boy Scout Troop 3
06/08/2018 02:03 PM EDT - GROTON -- Ten Eagle Scouts from Groton's Boy Scout Troop 3 are aging out of the troop this year. These 10 Eagles are among the 100 Eagle Scouts that Troop 3 has advanced since it was founded in 1924. Full Story