News Roundup: Pilgrim Rating Jumps; WHOI a Hacking Target

Mar 8, 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: Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station has been moved out of the worst-performing category; the Washington Post reports that computers at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution may have been breached by international hackers; and Cape veterinarians are seeing a rise in dogs accidentally eating marijuana products.

This week's guests are Patrick Cassidy of the Cape Cod Times; Sarah Mizes-Tan of WCAI; Landry Harlan of the Vineyard Gazette; Tim Wood of the Cape Cod Chronicle; Josh Balling of the Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror; Ed Miller of the Provincetown Banner; and George Brennan of the Martha's Vineyard Times.

Other stories we talk about include: Police records sought in bid to move Latanowich trial; Falmouth police pitch new type of neighborhood watch; loans to tribe for operations halted; Oceanside to harborside?;  Major changes considered for D-Y pact + update; lawmakers take up threats to North Atlantic right whales; bogged-down Chatham fleet awaiting answers; and Provincetown cleaning business faces employee complaints.