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Lowell Sun
Councilors seek renewed push to replace Rourke Bridge in Lowella temporary structure that is the source of headaches for commuters and public-
Lowell Sun / Posted 2 days ago
a temporary structure that is the source of headaches for commuters and public-safety agencies. The bridge, which spans the Merrimack River, was erected more than 30 years ago and city and state officials have been in negotiations for several years... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Boston rape suspects arrested in robbery of UML studentsfor some friends in the area. The 19-year-olds led the other men behind Leitch
Lowell Sun / Posted 15 days ago
for some friends in the area. The 19-year-olds led the other men behind Leitch Hall to an area along the banks of the Merrimack River known as "Leitch Beach," because the area is a popular hangout where they suspected the mens' friends could... Read more
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Boston Globe
In Lawrence, Rivera wins a second termtwo during the first nine months of 2016. The local economy has been slowly me
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
two during the first nine months of 2016. The local economy has been slowly mending, with developments sprouting along the Merrimack River. Rivera has said he has tried to attract desirable employers like an animal hospital and a Starbucks while... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Dual bills$463 billion in damage, the group said. Locally, environmental advocates have s
Lowell Sun / Posted 20 days ago
$463 billion in damage, the group said. Locally, environmental advocates have said climate change poses a risk to the Merrimack River due to flash flooding, which can lead to damage and contamination. Eldridge said he supports the House bill... Read more
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Boston Herald
Plant OK’d $18M in upgrades after ’06 pollution suitThe feds filed a civil action against operators of a North Andover wastewater t
Boston Herald / Posted 22 days ago
The feds filed a civil action against operators of a North Andover wastewater treatment plant on the Merrimack River 11 years ago to the day a howling storm knocked out power to the site Monday. The Greater Lawrence Sanitary District agreed to spend... Read more
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Boston Herald
Merrimack sewage spill probedhave launched a joint investigation into a water treatment plant’s spillage of
Boston Herald / Posted 22 days ago
have launched a joint investigation into a water treatment plant’s spillage of millions of gallons of raw sewage into the Merrimack River, as others continue to raise questions about the facility’s oversight. The head of the North Andover plant,... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
8M Gallons of Waste Spills Into Massachusetts RiverA sewage treatment plant in North Andover, Massachusetts, spilled 8 million gal
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 23 days ago
A sewage treatment plant in North Andover, Massachusetts, spilled 8 million gallons of waste into the Merrimack River Monday after power went out during a heavy storm. For 13 hours, power was out at the Greater Lawrence Sanitary District. According... Read more
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Boston Herald
Storm-related power failure let raw sewage into Merrimack Riverofficials are blasting operators of a water treatment facility that spilled mil
Boston Herald / Posted 23 days ago
officials are blasting operators of a water treatment facility that spilled millions of gallons of raw sewage into the Merrimack River — saying they didn’t get any notification from the facility when Sunday’s storm knocked out power. The... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
WGEM Quincy / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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ABC Montana
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
ABC Montana / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
Hawaii News Now / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
KTVN Reno / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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WALB Albany
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
WALB Albany / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
KXXV Waco / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
KHQ Spokane / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Northeast struggling to recover from powerful stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
VA says patient care not impacted by outageRiding Area in Dunbarton — which serves as a catch basin for flood waters in or
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 23 days ago
Riding Area in Dunbarton — which serves as a catch basin for flood waters in order to protect towns further south along the Merrimack River. Trails at Jericho Mountain State Park have been temporary closed. Gamache compared the damage to Tropical... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
VA says patient care not impacted by outageRiding Area in Dunbarton — which serves as a catch basin for flood waters in or
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
Riding Area in Dunbarton — which serves as a catch basin for flood waters in order to protect towns further south along the Merrimack River. Trails at Jericho Mountain State Park have been temporary closed. Gamache compared the damage to Tropical... Read more
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Boston Globe
Sewage overflows into Merrimack River during pump station power outageSewage flowed into the Merrimack River for 13 hours after the powerful storm ea
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
Sewage flowed into the Merrimack River for 13 hours after the powerful storm early Monday knocked out electricity to a treatment plant and pump station in North Andover, officials said. The Greater Lawrence Sanitary District facilities came to a... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Trick-or-treating delayed amid cleanup after Northeast stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
Lake Placid News / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Rhode Island governor questions power utilityRiding Area in Dunbarton — which serves as a catch basin for flood waters in or
Lake Placid News / Posted 23 days ago
Riding Area in Dunbarton — which serves as a catch basin for flood waters in order to protect towns further south along the Merrimack River. Trails at Jericho Mountain State Park have been temporary closed. Gamache compared the damage to Tropical... Read more
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Boston Herald
Outage sends millions of gallons of raw sewage into Merrimack Riverpower failure at a North Andover wastewater-treatment plant that released milli
Boston Herald / Posted 23 days ago
power failure at a North Andover wastewater-treatment plant that released millions of gallons of raw sewage into the Merrimack River at the height of Tropical Storm Philippe was “a once-in-40-years event,” executive director Cheri Cousens... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Trick-or-treating delayed amid cleanup after Northeast stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Trick-or-treating delayed amid cleanup after Northeast stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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WALB Albany
Trick-or-treating delayed amid cleanup after Northeast stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
WALB Albany / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Trick-or-treating delayed amid cleanup after Northeast stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Trick-or-treating delayed amid cleanup after Northeast stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Trick-or-treating delayed amid cleanup after Northeast stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Trick-or-treating delayed amid cleanup after Northeast stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
KHQ Spokane / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Trick-or-treating delayed amid cleanup after Northeast stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Trick-or-treating delayed amid cleanup after Northeast stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Trick-or-treating delayed amid cleanup after Northeast stormtreatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 mill
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 23 days ago
treatment plant in North Andover lost power during the storm and spilled 8 million gallons of untreated waste into the Merrimack River, North Andover Town Manager Andrew Maylor said. Because of the power outage, a pump failed to move waste... Read more
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