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    SPORTS
    Red-hot Blazers wear down the Celtics

    BOSTON (AP) -- LaMarcus Aldridge likes the attitude the Portland Trail Blazers have during this winning streak. Full Story
    DRACUT NEWS
    Dracut's four new officers boost force to 39

    DRACUT -- The four newest members of the Dracut Police Department include a Master of Science degree-holder, a former corrections officer, two active members of the Air National Guard and Army National Guard, a former Dracut High football and Full Story
    WEB EXTRAS
    Nominations sought for Sun's Persons of the Year

    Nominations are now open for The Sun's third annual Persons of the Year and High School Athletes of the Year in both male and female categories. Full Story
    MOST RECENT
    Dracut's four new officers boost force to 39

    11/20/2014 06:35 AM EST
    DRACUT -- The four newest members of the Dracut Police Department include a Master of Science degree-holder, a former corrections officer, two active members of the Air National Guard and Army National Guard, a former Dracut High football and 
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    Dracut's four new officers boost force to 39
    11/19/2014 07:09 PM EST - DRACUT -- The four newest members of the Dracut Police Department include a Master of Science degree-holder, a former corrections officer, two active members of the Air National Guard and Army National Guard, a former Dracut High football and Full Story

    Will Dracut get 2nd shot at farmland buy?
    11/19/2014 02:30 PM EST - DRACUT -- It's what 95-year-old Alden Fox most wants for Christmas, members of the lifelong resident's family told selectmen Tuesday night: a Special Town Meeting to offer voters a second chance to buy 27. Full Story

    With price cut, Dracut board weighs taking another shot at farmland
    11/18/2014 11:40 PM EST - DRACUT -- It's what 95-year-old Alden Fox most wants for Christmas, members of the lifelong Dracut resident's family told selectmen on Tuesday night: a Special Town Meeting to offer voters a second chance to buy 27. Full Story

    Man pleads guilty to OUI charges in Dracut crash that injured 2
    11/18/2014 06:29 PM EST - LOWELL -- A Haverhill man was sentenced to a year behind bars after he admitted he was under the influence of a bevy of prescription drugs when he hit another car on Route 110 in Dracut in 2011, seriously injuring two people. Full Story

    Bassett powers Middies
    11/15/2014 06:37 AM EST - SALEM -- Another Friday night, another jaw-dropping performance from Dracut High senior quarterback Tyler Bassett. Full Story

    Dracut resident helps lead police to two suspects
    11/14/2014 06:36 AM EST - DRACUT -- A Dracut resident who noticed two suspicious people shortly before he realized his home had been broken into Monday morning helped lead police to the suspects. Full Story

    (John Minchillo/AP)
    Joey Chestnut devours turkey to win eating contest

    MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (AP) — Competitive eater Joey Chestnut has won a turkey-eating contest in Connecticut, setting a record by devouring an entire bird. Full Story