Troubleshooters

  • Investigations

    Thursday, May 18, 2017

    New Fire Commissioner Elected Following Stipends Reports

    New Fire Commissioner Elected Following Stipends Reports

    Voters in the Blue Hills Fire District in Bloomfield elected a new fire commissioner, just months after a series of reports on thousands of dollars in stipends, bonuses and perks given to people running a fire district serving...

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  • Investigations

    Wednesday, May 17, 2017

    America's Opioid Crisis is Magnified in Connecticut

    America's Opioid Crisis is Magnified in Connecticut

    The latest numbers just released by the Office of the Chief State's Medical Examiner show the trend continued in 2016, with a 21-percent increase in deaths involving opioids in a year.

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  • Investigations

    Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016

    Crumbling Foundations Complete Coverage

    Crumbling Foundations Complete Coverage

    The NBC Connecticut Troubleshooters' continuing coverage of the crumbling foundation crisis in Connecticut.

  • Investigations

    Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016

    Troubleshooters Win duPont Award

    Troubleshooters Win duPont Award

    The NBC Connecticut Troubleshooters are proud to be selected as a winner of the 2017 Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Award for our comprehensive coverage of the crumbling foundations problem plaguing eastern Connecticut.

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  • Investigations

    Tuesday, May 16, 2017

    Officials Warn Designer Drug Might Resist Naloxone

    Officials Warn Designer Drug Might Resist Naloxone

    Since March 2017, Connecticut has seen a handful of deaths connected to a new designer drug.

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  • Investigations

    Monday, May 15, 2017

    Pharmacists Barred From Telling Customers Cheaper Drug Prices

    Pharmacists Barred From Telling Customers Cheaper Drug Prices

    There's a secret in the drug industry that most customers don't know about. Pharmacists could often save you money by telling you to pay for some prescriptions out-of-pocket rather than through your insurance, but they risk...

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  • Investigations

    Monday, May 15, 2017

    Lawmakers Question Severance Pay for Former Lottery Head

    Lawmakers Question Severance Pay for Former Lottery Head

    The Connecticut Lottery Board president resigned following the 5 Card Cash controversy and lawmakers spent four hours on Friday grilling the group's interim president and chairman.

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  • Investigations

    Monday, May 15, 2017

    Agency Head Addresses Allegations of Whiting Abuse

    Agency Head Addresses Allegations of Whiting Abuse

    The Commissioner of the Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services is talking exclusively to the NBC Connecticut Troubleshooters about a case of alleged abuse that now has more than two dozen state employees on leave.

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  • Investigations

    Thursday, May 11, 2017

    CT Business Owners Say They Aren't Always Getting Mail

    CT Business Owners Say They Aren't Always Getting Mail

    Small business owners say when mail doesn’t get to them properly, it’s more than a nuisance: it can be costly.

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