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Plymouth Man Survives Lightning Strike

PLYMOUTH (CBS) – A Plymouth man is shocked that he survived a lightning strike Wednesday.

“I just saw a big flash,” Bruno DiFilippo told WBZ-TV a day later. 190 more words

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Clam Prices Jump More Than 50 Percent This Summer

BOSTON (CBS) – Fried clams are just a part of summer in New England.

Erich Roht does a big business at a small clam shack on the North River of Marshfield. 271 more words

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Voracious Microscopic Bug Wreaking Havoc On Red Pines In Mass.

PLYMOUTH (CBS) – Dead and dying pine trees are falling victim to a voracious pest across New England. At a time when some bugs are wiping out trees in neighborhoods, this latest threat now is affecting some forest land, making once luscious landscapes look like winter. 283 more words

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Bomb Squad Detonates WWII Round On Cape Cod Beach

WELLFLEET (CBS) – Marconi Beach in Wellfleet was evacuated Wednesday afternoon after a round of ammunition washed ashore.

The bomb squad cleared the area and isolated the live round that was most likely left over from World War II. 128 more words

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Man Attacked By Hawk In Lakeville

LAKEVILLE (CBS) – A 38-year-old man is recovering from head wounds and a concussion after being attacked by a hawk last week in Lakeville.

“He didn’t hear it or see it,” the man’s father, John Ryder said. 367 more words

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Former Plymouth Police Officer Sentenced For Excessive Force

PLYMOUTH (CBS) – A former Plymouth police officer has been sentenced to a year and a day in prison.

Shawn Coughlin was convicted of using excessive force on a man who was handcuffed and then covering it up by falsifying police reports on the incident. 100 more words

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