Groton woman charged with unemployment compensation fraud

Authorities on Friday arrested a Groton woman on charges she illegally collected more than $11,000 in unemployment compensation benefits.

Chicken coop fire extinguished in Gales Ferry

Firefighters extinguished a chicken coop fire today that had threatened to extend to the adjoining home at 1013 Long Cover Road in the Gales Ferry section of town.

State's Attorney said trooper justified in shooting Waterford man

New London County State’s attorney Michael Regan ruled that State Trooper Bryan Fahey took appropriate action when he shot and wounded a 44-year-old Waterford man after the man rammed police cruisers in an attempt to escape.

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New president charting a fresh course at Mitchell College in New London

The new Mitchell College president is helping to brand the small liberal arts college as a "high touch" college option.

Legendary Revolutionary War ship may be found

The local woman leading the search for John Paul Jones’s Revolutionary War ship the Bonhomme Richard in the North Sea, said her team has made the most promising find of its nine-year effort.