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To the Citizens of Dracut: We are proud to have been your emergency ambulance provider for the last 18 years; it has been our honor to serve you. Full Story
A vet's appeal to secularists: Let's enjoy Christmas freedoms
As I sit listening to the beautiful music of this time of the year I find it difficult to believe that there is a secular movement in this country pushing for the elimination of any religious aspect to Christmas. Full Story

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Dealing prospects for ace a no-brainer

Cheers to Dave Dombrowski for pulling off the trade. Applause to John Henry for opening up his checkbook yet again. Full Story
DRACUT NEWS
Live wires stall traffic on Route 38 near Dracut-Pelham line

DRACUT -- Police said a passing truck pulled down wires and a utility pole, and affected six other poles along Route 38 near the New Hampshire line Tuesday afternoon. Full Story
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