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Reward offered for person who shot bald eagle

ROCKY HILL, Conn. (WTNH) — Law enforcement officials are hunting for the hunter responsible for shooting a bald eagle in Rocky Hill.

The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection’s Environmental Conservation Police and the U.S. 285 more words


Groton schools loosen student cellphone rules

GROTON, Conn. (AP) — The Groton school system has approved changes to the rules that required students to keep their cellphones turned off and out of sight. 134 more words


Man found innocent of hate crimes in fight

LITCHFIELD, Conn. (AP) — A man who was accused of using a Nazi salute during a fight with another man has been found innocent of hate crimes and assault. 131 more words


Recommendations for Connecticut Veterans Home due Friday

ROCKY HILL, Conn. (WTNH) — Recommendations to improve the Connecticut Veterans Home in Rocky Hill will be presented to lawmakers today.

A committee of nonpartisan staff members has been looking at the facility to see how it is run. 82 more words


Bridgeport man killed in Route 8 stabbing

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH)– State police say 26-year-old Bryant Kelly of Bridgeport died after being stabbed during an argument on the side of an exit ramp. … 310 more words


Two dead in Bristol fire

BRISTOL, Conn. (WTNH)– Bristol fire investigators worked late into the night trying to figure out how two people died in the top floor of a multi-family home at 29 High Street. 245 more words


Minimum wage to rise on New Year's Day

WASHINGTON, DC (WTNH) — Minimum wage in Connecticut will see a significant jump on Jan. 1, increasing by 45 cents to $9.15 per hour. The increase will benefit an estimated 186,000 low-wage workers throughout the state. 130 more words