Graduated Bridgewater State University in 2015 with a Communications Degree in Media Technology. I work in the news room with Taylor Cormier, J.R. Reitz and Jim Phillips, bringing you everything happening in New Bedford and the south coast. You can also catch me update the news on Sunday mornings.
Police Investigating After Woman’s Body Pulled from Wareham River
The woman was pulled from the river at Parkwood Beach Thursday afternoon. It’s reported that an attempt was made to save the woman’s life using CPR.
West Nile Virus Detected in New Bedford, EEE Threat Remains High
While the outbreak of EEE has been making headlines over the last couple weeks, state health officials have now detected West Nile Virus in New Bedford.
New Bedford Health Officials Reopen West Beach to Swimming
City health officials have reopened the sections of West Beach closed Thursday due to elevated bacteria levels.
City Closes Part of West Beach Due to Elevated Bacteria Levels
The New Bedford Health Department has announced Thursday that part of West Beach has been closed to swimming today due to elevated bacteria levels.
State Finds Unsafe Levels of Fecal Bacteria at Over 200 Beaches
State researchers and environmental advocates say unsafe levels of pollution was detected in the waters of more than 200 beach locations in the state last year.
Marion Closes Town Property in Response to Reported EEE Infection
In response to the confirmed human case of EEE in southern Plymouth County, the Town of Marion is closing all town owned property until further notice.
State Health Officials Announce Mosquito Spraying for SouthCoast
The Department of Public Health and the Department of Agricultural Resources have announced that aerial spraying will occur in specific areas.
National Night Out in New Bedford Postponed Due to EEE Threat
Organizer from Neighborhoods United Jerry Pinto says the group has been consulting with City health officials and reached a decision to reschedule the event.
Sand Sculptures Outlast Trees, Buildings in Cape Cod Tornadoes
The 33 sculptures, created for the Yarmouth Sand Sculpture Trail, were left completely unscathed from the two twisters.
Update: Padanaram Bridge Reopens to Traffic
Dartmouth Police say the bridge is closed until further notice “as the result of unforeseen mechanical failure.”