News Roundup: Towns React to Power Cable Plans; Warren Dings NRC on Pilgrim

Nov 2, 2018

The silver lining shortly after a water spout came ashore as a weak tornado in Woods Hole this week.
Credit S Junker

WCAI News Director Steve Junker hosts a roundup of some of the top local and regional news of the week, including: Yarmouth and Barnstable react to the state’s wind farm cable review; Senator Warren sends the NRC a sharp letter about Pilgrim Nuclear Power station; and a local juror from the trial of Whitey Bulger reacts to news of the gangster’s death.

This week's guests include: Patrick Cassidy of the Cape Cod Times, Bill Eville of the Vineyard Gazette, Tim Wood of the Cape Cod Chronicle, Ed Miller of the Provincetown Banner, and George Brennan of the Martha's Vineyard Times.

Other stories we talk about include: Calls for a cull of sharks and seals; Bulger juror saddened to hear of his death; 3 towns get advice on wastewater pact; study in 3 Cape towns explores ‘form-based’ zoning; Brewster finance director no longer with town; board cuts fee for mandated fingerprinting; Bourne schools review threat response; and a summit tackles ways to reduce single-use plastics.