News Roundup: D-Y Vote Highlights Divisions; Bourne & Sagamore Bridges Under Scrutiny

Dec 7, 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 vote on a new regional middle school highlights a divide between Dennis and Yarmouth; the Army Corps of Engineers wants to hear from you, as officials are taking comment on the future of the Bourne and Sagamore bridges; and a new government report on Vineyard Wind finds no major obstacles for the proposed offshore windfarm.  

This week's guests include: Kristen Young of the Cape Cod Times, Bill Eville of the Vineyard Gazette, Tim Wood of the Cape Cod Chronicle, and Ed Miller of the Provincetown Banner. 

Other stories we talk about include: PFAS located in drinking water on Martha's Vineyard; State officials order more cleanup at Barnstable fire academy; students to be taught how to confront shooter; tick counts on deer yield mixed results; toy drives coping with big demand; Wampanoag Tribe’s backer reports large loss; loggerhead turtle in rehab; it’s not easy getting greens; Cape Codders reflect on George H.W. Bush’s local ties.