News Roundup: EEE in Wellfleet; DA Pushes Back on Holtec; Dorian Approaches

Sep 6, 2019

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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: the state’s attorney general continues to push back against the new owner of the Pilgrim nuclear plant; subpoenas are issued to the Mashpee Wampanoag’s treasure and former treasurer; 2 people are injured by an electrical issue on Provincetown’s pier.

This week's guests are Cindy McCormick of the Cape Cod Times; George Brennan of the Martha's Vineyard Times; Tim Wood of the Cape Cod Chronicle; K.C. Myers of the Provincetown Banner; Noah Asimow of the Vineyard Gazette; WCAI statehouse reporter Mike Deehan; and Kathryn Eident and Sam Houghton of WCAI's Morning Edition. 

Other stories we talk about include: EEE is found in Wellfleet; current, former treasurers for tribe subpoenaed; programs aim to stem opioid epidemic; Tisbury school tries to solve the puzzle of where to house its students; Chatham airport is proposing a new master plan; new guidelines for treating Lyme disease proposed. Also, news from the statehouse, and a look at the forecast as Hurricane Dorian makes its closest pass.