• DA donates drug collection box - 06/23/2017 11:26 AM EDT
    Investigator: Townsend officer released confidential case information to resident

    06/28/2017 05:51 PM EDT
    TOWNSEND -- A police officer released confidential information about another department's investigation and confirmed the identity of an individual involved, according to an internal affairs report. 
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    Driver allegedly tried forcing Townsend administrator off road
    06/27/2017 11:50 PM EDT - TOWNSEND -- The town is contacting the Department of Justice and a federal judge about an incident in which someone tried to run Town Administrator James Kreidler Jr. Full Story

    15 inmates indicted in Shirley prison disturbance
    06/27/2017 08:31 AM EDT - SHIRLEY, Mass. (AP) -- Fifteen inmates at a maximum-security prison in Massachusetts are facing charges in connection with a riot earlier this year that destroyed a housing unit. Full Story

    Townsend playground a mission for Cynthia Schuster
    06/26/2017 08:21 AM EDT -

    TOWNSEND -- What says a summer day more than the carefree sound of children playing?

    Kids Kountry Playground has big, fantastical slides and climbing areas and enclosed chutes. It has a sandbox piled with toys, swings in two  Full Story

    Service dog is Pepperell girl's new best friend
    06/23/2017 10:42 AM EDT - PEPPERELL -- Livi's dog does all the things that a little girl could dream of a dog doing. Three days into living with his new family, Romeo has made himself at home. He has gone on a tour of the 10-year-old's closet seeing all of her favorite clothes, plays on the floor with her and sleeps on the bed.  Full Story

    New ambulance on its way to Pepperell; Town Meeting speaks against regional dispatch
    06/23/2017 10:44 AM EDT - PEPPERELL -- The town will be getting a new ambulance to replace a 2005 Ford with over 144,000 miles on the odometer. Full Story

    Hamster inspires Groton resident's clothing line (VIDEO)
    06/23/2017 10:43 AM EDT - GROTON -- Connor Meeds has an unusual partner in his quest for a great college experience: Molly, the biggest, fattest hamster he could find. Full Story

    Court blocks Townsend recall set for Monday
    06/16/2017 04:26 PM EDT - TOWNSEND -- A recall election scheduled for Monday will not take place after courts blocked recall efforts against both Selectman Cindy King and Selectman Gordon Clark. Full Story

    Townsend Selectman Clark seeks to block recall election
    06/16/2017 01:35 PM EDT - TOWNSEND -- Selectman Gordon Clark will also challenge the recall sought against him a matter of days before the scheduled election after a state Appeals Court justice blocked the recall fellow Selectman Cindy King faces. Full Story

    Will recall of Townsend Selectman Clark go forward Monday? It's up to a judge
    06/15/2017 05:49 PM EDT - WOBURN -- Whether Townsend Selectman Gordon Clark faces a recall election Monday now revolves around a simple question: how similar are the petitions seeking Clark's recall and that of fellow Selectman Cindy King? Full Story