Correction: Bird Flu story

04/17/2015 06:29 PM EDT
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — In a story April 16 about bird flu, The Associated Press reported erroneously that recent outbreaks had led to the death of more than 2. 
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Man pleads guilty in case over young daughter's rotten teeth
04/17/2015 05:30 PM EDT - EASTON, Pa. (AP) — The father of a 6-year-old Pennsylvania girl whose teeth were so rotten her life was endangered has pleaded guilty to reckless endangerment. Full Story

SPORTS
Celts out for a playoff payoff

WALTHAM -- From this point, it's all gravy for the Boston Celtics. They're playing with house money. If you prefer another cliché with a similar meaning, now is the time to bust it out. Full Story
DRACUT NEWS
Maxim, Dracut top Lions

Kyle Maxim scored 2 goals as Dracut beat Chelmsford, 4-2, in an Merrimack Valley Conference boys lacrosse game. Full Story
WEB EXTRAS
Thousands to begin 4/20 pot celebrations in Colorado

DENVER (AP) — Thousands of tourists and marijuana activists are getting an early start celebrating the unofficial stoner holiday of 4/20. Full Story
MOST RECENT
Maxim, Dracut top Lions

04/18/2015 06:35 AM EDT
Kyle Maxim scored 2 goals as Dracut beat Chelmsford, 4-2, in an Merrimack Valley Conference boys lacrosse game. 
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Seniors' meals need more wheels in Dracut, Tyngsboro, Dunstable
04/18/2015 06:35 AM EDT - By Amelia Pak-Harvey apak-harvey@lowellsun.com DRACUT -- Just before noon on Wednesday, Dracut resident Ray Martineau loaded up his car with hot meals to distribute on his Meals on Wheels route. Full Story

10 Questions With ... Dracut Access TV chief Gary Meuse
04/17/2015 02:02 PM EDT - DRACUT -- Officially, he has been a full-time Dracut Access Television employee since 2009. Unofficially, DATV Executive Director Gary Meuse has been on board since he was a high school student and the access station was in its fledgling days. Full Story

Cruelty charges sought against Dracut selectman
04/17/2015 06:35 AM EDT - DRACUT -- The MSPCA has filed an application in Lowell District Court seeking a criminal complaint to be issued charging Selectman Cathy Richardson with animal cruelty, Clerk Magistrate Roberta Kettlewell said Thursday. Full Story

Richardson surrenders chair amid protests over horses
04/15/2015 10:36 AM EDT -

DRACUT -- Cathy Richardson stepped down as chair of the Board of Selectmen at the board's meeting Tuesday night, but did not resign as a selectman altogether as many protesters who lined the sidewalks outside Town Hall called on her to do. Full Story

Dracut selectmen to mull barring pipeline workers from public ways
04/15/2015 06:35 AM EDT - DRACUT -- The Board of Selectmen will consider adopting a town policy at its next meeting that would bar pipeline employees from surveying on public rights of way The measure, which is based on language adopted by other towns, would block Full Story

Richardson gives up chair amid protests over horses care
04/14/2015 10:25 PM EDT - DRACUT -- Cathy Richardson stepped down as chair of the Board of Selectmen at the board's meeting Tuesday night, but did not resign as a selectman altogether as many protesters who lined the sidewalks outside Town Hall called on her to do. Full Story

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Highway abuzz with millions of bees after big truck tips

LYNNWOOD, Wash. (AP) — A tractor-trailer carrying millions of honeybees overturned on a highway north of Seattle early Friday, scattering hives and sending white-suited beekeepers scrambling to save as many insects as they could. Full Story
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Facsimile of first Elvis recording re-released by Jack White

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — After anonymously buying Elvis' first-ever recording at a January auction, Jack White is offering a limited-run vinyl re-release of "My Happiness" and "That's When Your Heartaches Begin" at his Third Man Records in Nashville. Full Story