News Roundup: Falmouth Police Shooting; Pilgrim Nuclear Plant for Sale

Aug 3, 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: two Falmouth Police officers are shot, and the suspect is arraigned in his hospital room; the owner of the Pilgrim Nuclear Plant wants to sell it for decommissioning; and Vineyard Wind submits its proposed rates for electricity.

This week's guests include: Geoff Spillane of the Cape Cod Times, Sarah Tan of WCAI, Bill Eville of the Vineyard Gazette, Josh Balling of the Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror, Ed Miller of the Provincetown Banner, Brian Dowd of the Martha's Vineyard Times, and Andy Tomolonis of South Coast Today.  

Other stories we talk about include: internal probe of Mashpee pursuit ongoing; Mashpee man identified as crash victim; reactions mixed to short-term rental tax; Barnstable County set to reap income from farm; Barnstable Superior Court assistant clerk nominated as judge; YMCA pool in Falmouth a step closer; dangerous waters; birds on a hot wire.