News Roundup: Falmouth Turbine May Move; Hyannis Retail Landscape Changing

Oct 19, 2018

Rain drops caught in a morning spiderweb
Credit S Junker

WCAI News Director Steve Junker hosts a roundup of some of the top local and regional news of the week, including: Falmouth hopes to turn a profit out of one of its beleaguered wind turbines; Hyannis is looking at big changes in its retail landscape; and towns prepare for the opportunity, and administrative headache, that is early voting.

This week's guests include: Cindy McCormick 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 Brian Dowd of the Martha's Vineyard Times.

Among the other stories we talk about: towns prepare for early voting; legislators seek new design for ferry terminal; casino opponents want to curb tribe’s appeal of land ruling; tribe sues Mashpee over wetland areas; advisory group grapples with right whale protection measures; acidification seen as latest risk to shellfish; Yarmouth to juggle multiple projects; Bourne group pushes to reverse pot business ban; school safety tops conference agenda