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Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 07:32 PM EST

Minimum Wage Battle Starts Again in Connecticut

Minimum Wage Battle Starts Again in Connecticut

If Connecticut is going to raise the minimum wage for the second time in four years, then the effort would have to start in the House.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 06:57 PM EST

Fortune Plastics to Close in Old Saybrook

Fortune Plastics to Close in Old Saybrook

Ninety-two employees are looking for new jobs after a manufacturing company is closing down its Old Saybrook location.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 06:58 PM EST

Voters Trust Media, Courts More Than President: Polls

Voters Trust Media, Courts More Than President: Polls

As the president continues to attack the media, FactCheck.org and a Quinnipiac University poll shows where the peoples' trust lies.

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 12:35 PM EST

Near Record Breaking Warmth for Parts of Connecticut

Near Record Breaking Warmth for Parts of Connecticut

Sprink-like weather has arrived for most of the state. Temperatures will approach record breaking highs by this afternoon.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 04:18 PM EST

Haz-Mat Situation Prompts People at St. Raphael to Evacuate

Haz-Mat Situation Prompts People at St. Raphael to Evacuate

Crews are on the scene for an evacuation at the St. Raphael morgue in New Haven due to a haz-mat situation.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 04:08 PM EST

Stratford Student Winner of Connecticut 'Doodle 4 Google'

Stratford Student Winner of Connecticut 'Doodle 4 Google'

A Stratford student was named the winner of this year's Connecticut "Doodle 4 Google" competition.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 05:26 PM EST

Immigration Guidance Provided to Connecticut Police, Schools

Immigration Guidance Provided to Connecticut Police, Schools

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and other Connecticut officials are providing police chiefs and school superintendents with guidance on how to respond to President Donald Trump's executive order on immigration matters and...

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 02:36 PM EST

Belichick, McDaniels, NFL Players on Hernandez Witness List

Belichick, McDaniels, NFL Players on Hernandez Witness List

New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick, offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels and NFL players Mike and Maurkice Pouncey are among the names included on the defense team's witness list in Aaron Hernandez's...

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 03:53 PM EST

Weather's Impact on Connecticut's Worst Air Disaster

Weather's Impact on Connecticut's Worst Air Disaster

Just short of runway 2 at Tweed-New Haven Airport Connecticut's worst aviation disaster occurred on June 7, 1971. Allegheny Airlines Flight 485 crashed into a row of East Haven beach cottages on final approach...

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 04:49 PM EST

Middletown Father Found Guilty of 7-Month-Old Son's Murder

Middletown Father Found Guilty of 7-Month-Old Son's Murder

Jurors have found a Middletown father guilty of murder in the death of his 7-month-old son, who prosecutors said he threw off the Arrigoni Bridge in 2015.

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