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    Police top list of Dracut's highest paid

    Overtime, detail jobs pump up salaries
    DRACUT -- Police officers made up nine of the top 10 highest-paid town employees in 2014, due in large part to overtime and detail pay that in some cases was more than double their base salaries. Full Story
    Success story on the river: herring have returned

    The Squan-a-tissit Chapter of Trout Unlimited hosted speaker Michael Bailey from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service recently and he spoke on the restoration efforts of the river herring here in the northeast. Full Story
    Northern Ireland leader blames heart attack on bad lifestyle

    NEWCASTLE, Northern Ireland (AP) — Northern Ireland's leader says he suffered a heart attack this week because he lives on junk food, gets too little sleep and no exercise. Full Story
    (Rogelio V. Solis/AP)
    B.B. King funeral to take place Saturday in Mississippi

    INDIANOLA, Miss. (AP) — B.B. King's early life personified the blues: He was born to dirt-poor sharecroppers in the cotton country of the Mississippi Delta and left alone by the deaths of his mother and grandmother when he was a child. Full Story
    Piper Mountain, Gilford, NH

    The challenge: To climb 12 mountains in the Belknap Range -- Rowe, Gunstock, Belknap, Piper, Whiteface, Mack, Klem, Rand, Anna, Quarry W. Straightback S. and Major. No time limit. The reward: A patch, offered by the Belknap County Sportsman's Association. Read More >>
    Dracut school board votes to keep $900 cap on athletic fees

    DRACUT -- The School Committee voted Monday night to maintain the current $900 cap on athletic fees any one family must pay in a year, and amended the cap to exclude the significantly more expensive hockey fee. Full Story
    Remember When - Roller Kingdom?

    Have you ever strapped on the skates and shown your fancy footwork at Roller Kingdom? Located in Tyngsboro, Roller Kingdom has been owned and operated by the same family for over 35 years. Full Story
    10 Questions With ... John Hovey, golf cart specialist

    DRACUT -- A good entrepreneur finds a demand and meets it. Dracut native John Hovey found his niche 12 years ago when he began repairing golf carts. Full Story
    (Elise Amendola/AP)
    Officials say those Boston snow piles are even more vile

    BOSTON (AP) — It's disgusting enough to put you off snow cones for the rest of the summer. A Boston public works official says the towering piles of filthy snow left over from the city's record-setting winter are even more grotesque than most people can imagine. Full Story
    (Charles Krupa/AP)
    Historic Gay Head Lighthouse completes 135-foot move

    AQUINNAH, Mass. (AP) — A historic Martha's Vineyard lighthouse arrived at its new location on Saturday after a painstaking 135-foot move from the edge of an eroding cliff. Full Story
    (Dana Ferguson/AP)
    Dustin Diamond bar fight: Former TV star guilty of lesser charges

    PORT WASHINGTON, Wis. (AP) -- TV actor Dustin Diamond was convicted Friday of two misdemeanors stemming from a barroom fight, but a Wisconsin jury cleared the former "Saved by the Bell" actor of the most serious felony charge.