• sports betting December 5, 2022 5:04 pm

    Public Input Limited On First Sports Betting Licenses

    As the Gaming Commission prepares to evaluate and possibly vote on Massachusetts’s first sports betting licenses this week, regulators got scant public input Monday on applications from the state’s existing slots parlor and casinos. The 10 a.m. hearing was meant to allow members of the public to weigh in on the three applications for in-person sports betting that commissioners...

  • FBI December 1, 2022 4:56 pm

    ‘Route 91 Bandit,' Suspected New England Bank Robber, Arrested in Conn.

    A man suspected in a monthslong string of bank robberies across New England was arrested Thursday in Connecticut, federal authorities said.Taylor Dziczek, who’d been dubbed “The Route 91 Bandit,” has been under investigation over 14 bank and credit union robberies — and one attempted robbery — in Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire and Vermont.

  • STATE POLICE October 8, 2022 3:37 pm

    Halifax Man Fatally Hit by SUV After Walking on I-495

    A pedestrian was fatally struck by a car on I-495 near Plainville, Massachusetts after getting out of his own car early on Saturday morning, according to police. Police say the currently unnamed 41-year-old man from Halifax, Massachusetts was hit by a Volvo SUV on the northbound side of I-495 near Exit 36B around 5 a.m., close to where his empty…

  • Plainville September 24, 2022 12:20 am

    Plainville, North Attleboro Lift Boil Water Advisories Following E. Coli Detection

    Two Massachusetts towns have lifted their boil water advisories for residents after E. coli was found during routine water testing earlier this week. North Attleboro and Plainville, which share a water system and treatment facility, each issued the order, after the bacteria was found in samples collected Wednesday from the raw part of the water system and treatment facility. Continued…

  • Michelle Carter August 9, 2022 11:54 am

    Michelle Carter's Probation Has Ended. Where Is She Now?

    Michelle Carter, whose story was chronicled in the Hulu series “The Girl From Plainville,” is no longer on probation after being convicted on an involuntary manslaughter charge related to the death of her 18-year-old boyfriend Conrad Roy. A spokesperson for the Massachusetts Probation Service told Masslive this week that Carter’s probation ended on Aug. 1. She had been on probation…

  • Missing Teen June 8, 2022 1:41 pm

    MISSING TEEN: Plainville, Mass. Police Seek Missing 17-Year-Old

    Police in Plainville, Massachusetts, are searching for a missing 17-year-old. Keegan Jones, 17, hasn’t been seen since yesterday afternoon. He is described as 5-foot-8, 125 to 130 pounds with long, light brown hair. He was last seen leaving King Philip Regional High School around 5:15 p.m. and last known to be wearing a maroon shirt and khaki pants. Keegan drives…

  • fire June 8, 2022 7:58 am

    Condo Complex Fire in Plainville Displaces Residents of 10 Units

    A fire broke out at a condo building overnight in Plainville, Massachusetts, displacing everyone living in the 10-unit complex. The fire started just before midnight on Messenger St. at the Huckleberry Hill townhouses. The Plainville Fire Department said it started as a mulch fire and then spread to two units at the 10-unit complex. Everyone was able to evacuate safely….

  • Plainville May 26, 2022 12:04 pm

    Driver Crashes Into Bedroom of Home in Conn.

    A Plainville home is uninhabitable after a driver crashed into it late Wednesday night and went partly into a bedroom where two people were, according to police. The people in the home were not hurt, police said, but the driver was taken to the hospital to be treated for minor injuries.    The driver, a 37-year-old man, was driving...

  • Massachusetts May 2, 2022 7:18 pm

    School Bus Involved in Crash in Plainville, Mass.

    Police are investigating a crash involving a school bus in Plainville on Monday. Aerial footage from SkyRanger showed a person being loaded into an ambulance after the crash on Messenger Street. Details on any injuries were not immediately available. This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

  • Plainville March 10, 2022 11:58 am

    One Hospitalized After Plane Overturns at Airport in Conn.

    A plane overturned at Robertson Airport in Plainville Thursday morning and one person was taken to the hospital to be treated for minor injuries, according to town officials.   The single-engine plane overturned in the grass while operating at the airport around 11:37 a.m., officials said.   The person who suffered the minor injury was transported to the hospital. ...

  • Plainville February 2, 2022 7:05 pm

    Crews Respond to Hazmat Situation in Plainville, Mass.

    Emergency crews have responded to a hazmat situation in Plainville, a police department spokesperson confirmed Wednesday.

  • Plainville November 3, 2021 10:02 am

    One Dead After Apartment Fire in Plainville, Conn.

    A person has died after a fire in Plainville Wednesday morning. The fire broke out at 3:08 a.m. at a complex on 71 Russell Ave. Plainville Fire Chief Thomas Moschini said heavy fire was coming from one condo in the 10-condominium complex. The damage to that unit was severe and the units on either side have quite a bit of…

  • Plainville August 25, 2021 8:08 am

    Flipped Dump Truck Causes Delays on I-495 in Plainville

    Commuters in Plainville, Massachusetts, are dealing with delays caused by a flipped dump truck on Interstate 495 northbound Wednesday morning. The truck, which spilled debris, has caused several other drivers to get flat tires on the roadway. The driver of the dump truck, a 43-year-old male from Fitchburg, as well as a 41-year-old passenger, were unharmed, Massachusetts State Police said….

Contact Us