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WWLP Springfield
1,379 Massachusetts residents died in overdoses in 2015BOSTON (WWLP) – Newly-released numbers from the Massachusetts Department of Pub
1,379 Massachusetts residents died in overdoses in 2015
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
BOSTON (WWLP) – Newly-released numbers from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health show that deaths from heroin and other opioids continued to rise last year. For the first time, we are also getting a closer look at how closely the synthetic... Read more
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Boston Globe
Heroin and prescription opioids form especially toxic mix in Mass.boosting potency and virulence (another explanation would be a regulatory shift
Heroin and prescription opioids form especially toxic mix in Mass.
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
boosting potency and virulence (another explanation would be a regulatory shift affecting death certificates, but the Massachusetts Department of Public Health said it was unclear whether that was a factor.) Second, the victims are getting... Read more
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Boston Globe
Heroin and prescription opioids form especially toxic mix in Mass.boosting potency and virulence (another explanation would be a regulatory shift
Heroin and prescription opioids form especially toxic mix in Mass.
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
boosting potency and virulence (another explanation would be a regulatory shift affecting death certificates, but the Massachusetts Department of Public Health said it was unclear whether that was a factor.) Second, the victims are getting... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Checking on the progress of the $300M Ludlow Mills projectof WestMass Development. WestMass helped put together the Riverwalk project in
Checking on the progress of the $300M Ludlow Mills project
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
of WestMass Development. WestMass helped put together the Riverwalk project in conjunction with HealthSouth and the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Currently, the Riverwalk is about a mile long, but as the mills project continues... Read more
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Boston Globe
My son is a recovering heroin addictwere dying from overdoses of heroin and other opiates in places like Brockton (
My son is a recovering heroin addict
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
were dying from overdoses of heroin and other opiates in places like Brockton (24 deaths in 2012-2014, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health), Boston (87), Worcester (42), Revere (23), Lynn (38) Haverhill (24), and Fall... Read more
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ABC News
Harvard Mumps Outbreak Jumps to 41; Second Outbreak Reported in Connecticutspread of mumps," Dr. Paul Barria, director of HUHS, said in a statement yester
Harvard Mumps Outbreak Jumps to 41; Second Outbreak Reported in Connecticut
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
spread of mumps," Dr. Paul Barria, director of HUHS, said in a statement yesterday. The school is working closely with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and the Cambridge Public Health Department. At least 40 of the people sickened at... Read more
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Boston Globe
Investigation of nursing home records highlights larger problemand then lied about their actions, at a troubled Wilmington nursing home where
Investigation of nursing home records highlights larger problem
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
and then lied about their actions, at a troubled Wilmington nursing home where two residents died, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. That agency has referred the case to the Board of Registration in Nursing, which... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Ethiopian Runners Sweep Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopian Runners Sweep Boston Marathon
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 15 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston Marathon
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 15 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston Marathon
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 15 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston Marathon
KTVZ Bend / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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CNN
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston Marathon
CNN / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston Marathon
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston Marathon
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston Marathon
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston Marathon
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston Marathon
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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News 8000
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston Marathon
News 8000 / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Ethiopian runners take top spot in 2016 Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopian runners take top spot in 2016 Boston Marathon
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston Marathon
KTXS Abilene / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston Marathon
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston Marathon
KECI Missoula / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston Marathon
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopian runners sweep Boston Marathon
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Ethiopians Atsede Baysa, Lemi Berhanu Hayle win Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopians Atsede Baysa, Lemi Berhanu Hayle win Boston Marathon
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Ethiopians Atsede Baysa, Lemi Berhanu Hayle win Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopians Atsede Baysa, Lemi Berhanu Hayle win Boston Marathon
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Ethiopians Atsede Baysa, Lemi Berhanu Hayle win Boston MarathonEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Ethiopians Atsede Baysa, Lemi Berhanu Hayle win Boston Marathon
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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My EastText
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
My EastText / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
KTXS Abilene / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
KECI Missoula / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
KTVZ Bend / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Boston Marathon is underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon is underway under tight security
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
KY3 Springfield / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
KSPR Springfield / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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News 8000
Boston Marathon underway under tight securityEmergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachus
Boston Marathon underway under tight security
News 8000 / Posted 16 days ago
Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Massachusetts State Police (MSP), Massachusetts Department of Fire Services (DFS), Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH), Boston Police Department, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS),... Read more
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Boston Globe
Regulators find Wilmington nursing home has corrected problems, but steep fines remainthe health and safety concerns that prompted several rounds of fines and penalt
Regulators find Wilmington nursing home has corrected problems, but steep fines remain
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
the health and safety concerns that prompted several rounds of fines and penalties, said Scott Zoback, spokesman for the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. The department “will continue to monitor Woodbriar to ensure resident safety,”... Read more
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hcam.tv
The Top Public Health Prioritytwo physicians who have been at the forefront of addressing the crisis: Monica
The Top Public Health Priority
hcam.tv / Posted 20 days ago
two physicians who have been at the forefront of addressing the crisis: Monica Bharel, M.D., M.P.H., Commissioner of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, and Dennis M. Dimitri, M.D., President of the Massachusetts Medical... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Agawam is taking steps to stop drug addictionholds. You may encounter somebody, be in a situation and the more they know the
Agawam is taking steps to stop drug addiction
WWLP Springfield / Posted 20 days ago
holds. You may encounter somebody, be in a situation and the more they know the better off they’ll be.” According to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, more than 1,000 people died from opioid and heroin overdoses in 2014. Agawam hopes... Read more
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