News Roundup: Barnstable Water Regs May Get Review; Rail Trail Coming to Wellfleet

Nov 30, 2018

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WCAI News Director Steve Junker hosts a roundup of some of the top local and regional news of the week, including: a move to modify water quality regulations in Barnstable draws town-wide attention, some Wellfleet residents have concerns about an extension to the Rail trail, and a popular observation tower on the mid-Cape’s highest hill is closed for repairs. 

This week's guests include: Geoff Spillane of the Cape Cod Times, Noah Asimow of the Vineyard Gazette, Tim Wood of the Cape Cod Chronicle, K.C. Myers of the Provincetown Banner, and George Brennan of the Martha's Vineyard Times. Other stories we talk about include: a ‘teachable moment’ on gun violence; ferry line to community: ‘We’re listening’; nuclear panel questions life span of dry casks; fallen officer’s wife will ride to remember; headway made in dredging discussion; former Air Force base in Truro eyed for housing; commission aims to correct deadly trend for corrections officers; new lawyers dive into Herring River project; carcass of well-known fin whale washes ashore; care packages for the troops.