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Skyler Magnoli

Fog moving into Fairfield County early Thursday morning. Photo from the National Weather Service.

A foggy and cold morning for Danbury

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Drivers should use caution during the morning commute, patchy fog will effect visibility Thursday morning. Patchy fog will come into the Danbury area early this morning, according to the National Weather Service. The fog will be locally dense in certain areas, reducing visibility to a quarter of a mile or less. Fog should disperse after […] [Read More]
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Shattered showers for Danbury

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Residents can prepare for a humid and rainy day on Wednesday. For the morning commute, drivers should use caution. Roads are likely to be wet and patches of fog in the Danbury area are possible. There will be scattered showers throughout the day, according to the National Weather Service. The high of the day will be in the […] [Read More]
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Bayron Loja, 24, has been charged with first-degree sexual assault, risk of injury sexual contact, and risk of injury to a minor.

Danbury man accused of raping a young girl

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A Danbury man, who is accused of raping a young girl in August, turned himself into police Sunday morning. Bayron Loja, 24, has been charged with first-degree sexual assault, risk of injury sexual contact, and risk of injury to a minor. He is being held on a $100,000 bond, according to Danbury police. Details of the […] [Read More]
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State Police urge residents to be safe this Halloween

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Halloween is one of the most popular nights for children across the state, but Connecticut State Police are asking everyone to be cautions and safe Friday night. State police have developed a list of recommendations for safe trick-or-treating this holiday. Parents are being urged to inspect all candy that children collect at the end of […] [Read More]
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Vinod Bhambree, of Carmel, New York, pumps gas into his van at the North Street Gulf station, in Danbury, Conn, on Wednesday, October 15, 2014. Bhambree said he fills up when in Danbury because gas is " cheaper then in Carmel, almost 10 cents a gallon." H John Voorhees III

Gas prices continue to drop in Connecticut

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October has marked a new low for Connecticut gas prices in 2014, as prices around the state continue to drop. On Monday, prices at the pump averaged $3.37. A total of five cents lower than this time last week, 26 cents lower than last month, and 29 cents lower than last year, according to AAA […] [Read More]
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Traffic building on I-84 Eastbound between Exits 9 and 10. Photo from Sigalert.com.

Right lane close on I-84 in Newtown

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Traffic is building on I-84 Eastbound in Newtown and will continue into Monday afternoon. Road work on I-84 between Exits 9 and 10 has closed down the right lane. The closure will be in effect until 3:00 p.m. Drivers should caution, as traffic merges into the left lane. [Read More]
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Fight in New Milford ends with stabbing

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Police response to a fight at Two River Lane early Saturday morning led to the arrest of a 27 year old New Milford man. Joel Aldea-Figeroa, of Two River Lane, was charged with disorderly conduct/fight with a dangerous instrument, threatening and criminal mischief after police responded to a fight that involved more than six people Saturday […] [Read More]
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Hazmat teams have been called to Pomperaugh High School. Stock Photo.

Mercury spill in Southbury high school

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A mercury spill at Pomperaugh High School has resulted in the evacuation of the school and a student being taken to the hospital. The Southbury Fire Department has confirmed that there is a small mercury spill in one of the classrooms at the school. The incident has been contained to one classroom. A student has […] [Read More]
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Lane changes on I-84 in Newtown

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Drivers beware, on Wednesday there will be a lane shifted on I-84 to rehabilitate a bridge over Center Street in Newtown. The traffic shift will occur in the westbound direction of I-84, according to the Department of Transportation (DOT). Work will begin at 7 p.m. Wednesday night. The DOT says the new alignment for the bridge will […] [Read More]
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Traffic on I-84 in Danbury

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A two car accident is blocking the right lane of I-84 and causing traffic to back up on the Eastbound side of the highway. The accident occurred at 12:30 p.m. at exit 7. There are no injuries, but the cars have not been cleared.   Traffic has extended from exit 7 down to exit 4. [Read More]
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