Dracut votes to join dispatch center

DRACUT -- Dracut became the second local community to opt into the Northern Middlesex Regional Emergency Communications Center on Tuesday, Sept. Full Story
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Mexican soccer player Alan Pulido rescued after kidnapping

CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico (AP) — Mexican authorities rescued kidnapped soccer player Alan Pulido after he was able to dial an emergency phone number and alert authorities to his location, a state prosecutor said Monday. Full Story
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Dracut High School Third Term Honor Roll

High Honors SENIORS: Stephen Butler, Timothy Cahill, Nicolet Chapman, Caleigh Collamer, Abigail Cutrumbes, Hosanna DeMesa, Kelsey Dungan, Maria Forte, Jocelyn Frechette, Valerie Hines, Lauren Hould, Alexandria Hudson, Jordan Kirste, Caitlin Full Story
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Bedford police distracted-driving crackdown nets 112 citations

Sun Staff Report BEDFORD -- The Bedford Police Department conducted more than 100 traffic stops and issued 112 citations from April 8 to April 29 as part of a grant-funded campaign against distracted driving. Full Story
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Dracut High School Third Term Honor Roll

05/29/2016 06:39 AM EDT
High Honors SENIORS: Stephen Butler, Timothy Cahill, Nicolet Chapman, Caleigh Collamer, Abigail Cutrumbes, Hosanna DeMesa, Kelsey Dungan, Maria Forte, Jocelyn Frechette, Valerie Hines, Lauren Hould, Alexandria Hudson, Jordan Kirste, Caitlin 
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THE COLUMN: Fincom switch roils Dracut
05/29/2016 07:40 AM EDT - IN A terse email on Monday, new Dracut Town Moderator George Malliaros ended Louise Tremblay's nearly 30-year tenure on the Finance Committee. Full Story

Dracut High cheerleaders are champs -- again
05/29/2016 06:37 AM EDT - The Dracut High School winter cheerleading squad continued its record of excellence this past season. Full Story

Lowell POW who died at Hiroshima gets air time tonight
05/26/2016 10:49 AM EDT - DRACUT -- The kitchen of Selectman Tony Archinski's home recently morphed into a television studio, but it had nothing to do with local politics. Full Story

Dracut team told to anticipate the question, buzz in quickly
05/25/2016 12:16 PM EDT - DRACUT -- In a close competition between two smart teams, the round might come down to who has the quickest fingers and best strategy as much as who knows the most about igneous rocks. Full Story

White, Dracut impress
05/25/2016 06:36 AM EDT - Ryley White struck out 16 and the Dracut High softball team scored a run in the bottom of the eighth to capture a 2-1 Merrimack Valley Conference victory over Billerica on Tuesday. Full Story

Gas pipeline that would have ended in Dracut officially scrapped
05/24/2016 09:05 AM EDT - In three sparse paragraphs, Kinder Morgan on Monday withdrew its application to build the 188-mile Northeast Energy Direct pipeline, which would have run from Wright, N. Full Story